Association for Women’s Awareness and Rural Development (AWARD) is a nongovernmental, nonprofit and non-political organization based in Faisalabad in the province of Punjab – Pakistan. It was established on March 21, 1994 and is dedicated to community development work without any discrimination of sex, caste, color and religion. It mainly helps the low-income women and disadvantaged rural population to improve their socio-economic and basic rights situation through group meetings, seminars, workshops, conferences, trainings and by providing them with moral, technical, professional and financial assistance in projects and programs.
AWARD is a national organization with its major focus on 3 provinces (Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhaw and Sindh). The areas of operation could vary, depends on the situation and need. Currently we have 3 offices. Our head office is located in Faisalabad and 2 Regional Offices are located in Mansehra (Khyber Pakhtunkhaw) and Multan (Southern Punjab). The currently operated areas are as follows:
In 2016, AWARD Pakistan has initiated a business model for poor rural women of Punjab Province Read More
Sadia Shabir, residence of Chak # 241 R.B started her journey with AWARD as vocational teacher. Read More