HANDS was founded by Prof.A.G.Billoo (Sitara-e-Imtiaz) in 1979.HANDS has evolved in 34 years as one of the largest Non-Profit Organization of the country with integrated development model. HANDS has a network of 30 offices across the country and has access to more than 16.2 million population nearly 20,274 villages/ settlement in 34 districts of Pakistan. HANDS strength is 18 volunteers Board Members, more than 1502 full time staff and nearly one million community based volunteers of 5205 medium and small size organizations.
HANDS Pakistan is registered under Societies Act, is certified by Pakistan Center of Philanthropy (PCP) and Tax exempted by Income Tax Department Government of Pakistan. HANDS has qualified the Institutional Management Program (IMCP) of USAID of management standards. HANDS is accredited with European Union. HANDS also possess membership with Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP). HANDS International recently established its office in London, United Kingdom. HANDS international –UK is registered as Non-Profit Organization in Companies Act 2006 of England and Wales.
Abdul Ghaffar Billoo (Born January 14, 1937) is known Pakistani pediatric endocrinologist, where he serve as professor of clinical pediatrics. He was awarded with Sitara-i-Imtiaz for public services the most prestigious civilian award by then-President of Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf in March 2007. He founded HANDS International a Nonprofit organization in Pakistan which has been working since 1975.
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HANDS Head Office-Karachi, Pakistan |140-C, Block II, PECHS Near Kashmir Road Karachi, Pakistan | Tel: +92-21-3453-2804, 34527698, 34389180 |Email: email@example.com |
HANDS International | 483 Green Lanes, London N13 4BS | Email:firstname.lastname@example.org |Focal Person: | Samad Billoo | UK based Director / Trustee | Tel: from UK-020 3633 3679 | from outside UK – +44 20 3633 3679 |Email: email@example.com |