Building a better future
SAF has reached a reputable standard in Pakistan as it is represented by the chairman, Mr. Shahid Afridi and is managed by a competent and trustworthy team. The philanthropist nature portrayed by the chairman and founder is evident in his frequent charities to save the future of the young and underprivileged population. Moreover, his efforts to protect the nature and provide utilities like clean water in remote areas, grow trees and promote greenery have received international limelight. This spotlight has contributed in serval positive ways such as impacting lives in a powerful manner, affecting larger masses leading to more contributions and sponsors. These sponsors are not just from Pakistan but are established internationally. As the Shahid Afridi Foundation is expanding its functions internationally, it was a privilege to be contacted by reputable financial institutions. On the other end, the foundation was also looking forward to join hands and partner with audit leaders. Hence, successfully landed in collaboration with one of the BIG4 audit firms of the world, Ernst and Young, which will audit Shahid Afridi Foundation’s financials in future. The initiative has strengthened the credibility of the foundation’s financial operations as it guarantees transparency and regular publicizing of financial documents. This would reassure all the trustees that their donations have been rightly used as the involvement of such an established auditing firm rules out all the prospective doubts associated with the utilizations of donations. Being affiliated with such a reputable firm is indeed a big achievement and hoping that the journey to make Pakistan and its populace a great nation by looking over their academic, health and basic needs is cherish able and fruitful. SAF and its team welcome Ernst and Young aboard!