LABARD holds fund raising event
SALIM AHMED LAHORE—The Lahore Businessmen Association for Rehabilitation of Disabled (LABARD) held its annual fund-raising dinner that was largely attended by the renowned personalities including MNA Pervaiz Malik, the LCCI President Sheikh Muhammad Arshad, Vice President Nasir Saeed, former LCCI President Mian Misbah-ur-Rehman, Mian Muzaffar Ali, Farooq Iftikhar, former Senior Vice President Irfan Iqbal Sheikh, LABARD Secretary General Saeed Khan, Mian Nusrat-ud-Din, Shaista Pervez Malik and DG TDCP Ahmer Malik. The funds generated from the event will be used to provide and facilitate free counselling services, medical treatment, education, and vocational training and employment opportunities to persons with disabilities.
The LABARD Fund Raising Dinner was a rare show of solidarity by the all segments of the society with the physically challenged persons who have the desire to play their role as active members of the society. Speaking on the occasion, Pervez Malik, MNA & President, LABARD said, “LABARD is a project that is very close to my heart. I have always felt that there have been very few facilities for the physically and mentally challenged.