SAF v Loughton

The charity match took place in Loughton, Essex where SAF was kindly hosted by Loughton CC.

The charity match took place in Loughton, Essex where SAF was kindly hosted by Loughton CC. The SAF squad included cricketing professional Yasir Arafat. Many thanks to Azanti, our official drinks sponsor. It was a fun day attended by supporters, locals and families. The teams put on an event raising funds for our projects helping underserved communities. The match was a reminder of the power of cricket, and what can be achieved when it galvanizes all its forces.

Al-Noor Dragon Boat Race

The SAF UK team participated in the Al-Noor dragon boat race, with entries of two teams competing: SAF Dream Team (Women’s team)

The SAF UK team participated in the Al-Noor dragon boat race, with entries of two teams competing: SAF Dream Team (Women’s team) and SAF Lions (men’s team). The teams participated in a dragon boat race against a number of charities, whilst raising funds for their respective causes, and raising awareness about our projects. The fun and family-oriented event was staged at Fairlop Waters in Essex.

SAF Networking Lunch

SAF’s charity networking lunch took place at Dusk, Brentwood. Using this opportunity,

SAF’s charity networking lunch took place at Dusk, Brentwood. Using this opportunity, SAF UK celebrated its achievements and expressed its sincere gratitude for the support of our donors and sponsors which has been instrumental to all of our successes, especially over the pandemic period.

Step For SAF

SAF UK organized ‘Step for SAF’ with multinational corporation BT, and their Muslim Network

SAF UK organized ‘Step for SAF’ with multinational corporation BT, and their Muslim Network. The staff at BT raised funds for the cause by taking sponsored walks for SAF. There was a live Q&A session post the event, attended by staff across BT globally. Shahid Afridi, Chairman SAF and Saima Khan, Executive Director Shahid Afridi UK, answered questions ranging anywhere between cricket and Foundation work.

SAF Student Network

In our efforts to change lives and enrich them, SAF UK Student Network brought like-minded people together for a cause.

In our efforts to change lives and enrich them, SAF UK Student Network brought like-minded people together for a cause. An online event was hosted for 21 universities SAF has been working with this year, where Wasim Khan, CEO of Pakistan Cricket Board joined them, sharing his career experiences while hosting a candid Q&A session.

Karachi Floods online fundraiser with PCB

Karachi was the hardest hit when the rising flood water tore through the city, impacting private properties,

Karachi was the hardest hit when the rising flood water tore through the city, impacting private properties, homes and businesses. Helping those affected to recover and rebuild, an online fundraiser was hosted by SAF UK in collaboration with Pakistan Cricket Board, and hosted by Aatif Nawaz. The following cricket stars also participated in the cause; Shahid Khan Afridi, Sarfraz Ahmad, Shaheen Shah Afridi, and Naseem Shah

Charity Film Awards

This short film starring legendary Cricketer and Chairman SAF Mr. Shahid Afridi continues to inspire the public as it is truly an inspiration for humanity,

SAF Documentary – Hero

This short film starring legendary Cricketer and Chairman SAF Mr. Shahid Afridi continues to inspire the public as it is truly an inspiration for humanity, creating a positive impact and a positive message owing to the efforts showcased by SAF as an organization. It has not only managed to create awareness and pontificate on societal affairs but has also instilled positive hopes amongst many.

The awards are as of in following category:

  • People’s Choice Award Through online polling (social media audience).
  • Silver Award (Turnover category) Through panel judgment.

Educate A Child Fundraiser

SAF UK alongside legendary Actor Mr. Adnan Siddiqui hosted ‘Educate to Empower’ fundraiser to rekindle hope under the banner

SAF UK alongside legendary Actor Mr. Adnan Siddiqui hosted ‘Educate to Empower’ fundraiser to rekindle hope under the banner ( taleem hogi aam har beti kay naam) A very special thanks to all the donors, attendees and sponsors who came forward to support this significant cause.

Visit to Facebook Headquarters UK

SAF next visited the Facebook HQ in the UK as part of their Student Engagement Programme. The event was highly successful

SAF next visited the Facebook HQ in the UK as part of their Student Engagement Programme. The event was highly successful and appreciated by the attendees and participants. SAF would like to especially thank Rabail Pervez – Digital Marketing Manager Facebook, for facilitating the visit.

MCC collaborate to raise funds for Dams

SAF, and its supporters along with MCC collaborated for the fundraising of Dams in Pakistan. Availability of water in the future

SAF, and its supporters along with MCC collaborated for the fundraising of Dams in Pakistan. Availability of water in the future is one of the major concerns for our country. Keeping up with its mission, SAF along with MCC organized an  indoor cricket tournament to raise awareness and funds for the Pakistan Dam Fund. SAF would like to thank all the donors, sponsors and participants who came together and supported the mission of SAF.