Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation
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Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital

Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation also contributed Free health facilities. Actively in extension of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital Lahore. and Peshawar. On the other hand, people donated a huge amount for this purpose. In recognition of the donations by the Foundation. Meanwhile, The Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, Lahore has named the third floor. The patients ward after Mr. Abdul Aleem Khan’s father, as Abdur Rahim Khan Floor. Similarly, Inpatient floor at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, Free health facilities in Peshawar. Most importantly, it has been named as Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation Floor. Mammography and Ex-Ray Machines were also provided to the SKMT, Lahore and Peshawar.

THE STORY

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SKMCH&RC). It is a state-of-the-art cancer centre located in Lahore, Pakistan. It is a project of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust. Which is a charitable organization established. Its under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 of Pakistan. The institution is the brainchild of Pakistani cricket superstar, Imran Khan. The inspiration came after the death of his mother, Mrs. Shaukat Khanum, from cancer.

Fundraising

On the other hand, Imran Khan made a nation-wide appeal for the collection of funds. In a match between Pakistan and India on November 10, 1989 at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. Which raised Rs. 2,902,600. That is to say, this was followed by a series of more than 50 successful fund. Most importantly, Raisers held throughout the world. Pakistan’s win under Imran’s captaincy in the 1992 cricket world cup in Melbourne. He was able to collect one and a half million pounds in just six weeks. After that, World Cup. When the same amount had taken 2 years to collect earlier. He donated his entire prize money of 85,000 pounds for the project.

PROJECTS

Getting good quality medical treatment. It is a right of every citizen but not everyone is able to afford it. The mission of Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation is to help the needy and provide for them. 8 dispensaries are operational under the Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation in the downtrodden areas of Lahore. These dispensaries provide free. And good quality treatment to the underprivileged people. The doctors working in dispensaries are selected. According to the eligibility criteria of Pakistan and Medical Council. Moreover the Para-Medical staff. While is also experienced and fully trained. All the medicines kept in the dispensaries are from the well reputed brands. For instance: Abbott, Bosh, Seral, GSK. Also, the records of all the patients coming in are computerized.

 

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