Shahid Afridi; Making A Difference Off The Field...

Shahid Afridi; Making A Difference Off The Field…

Pakistan’s T20 International Captain and star all-rounder, Shahid Khan Afridi was listed among the top 20 most charitable sports personalities list for 2015, according to DoSomething.Org.

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Shahid Afridi Foundation

Founded in 2014, concentrates on Health support for the needy, Support for children, Education for children, Community advancement, building partnerships and health and well-being.

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The Three Key Words at SAF are HEALTH – EDUCATION – SPORTS

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Upcoming Philanthropic Project

The foundation is constructing a 16-bed maternity hospital in Tangi Banda village (Kohat ), on the name of his late father Sahibzada Fazal Rehman Memorial and Charity.

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The hospital will give free (or in some cases at a very minimal cost) treatment and medicine for poor patients. As many as 14 villages within the radius of 10 to 15 km are dependent on this hospital. It is therefore a much needed step and a dream-come-true for the population of these 14 villages surrounding it.

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Participates In Charity Events All Across Pakistan

Apart from this, he takes part in other charity events too

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As far as fans are concerned, he pours his heart out on them…

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“I have gained a great deal of experience within my cricketing career and this has helped me to serve people around me. I now want to take this further and help.” – Shahid Afridi

Lala, we respect you as a player, as a person and as a humanitarian. You give nation what not many can… HOPE! Thank you!

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