“The right to hope is the most powerful human motivation I know.”

His Highness the Aga Khan

For more than 50 years, the Aga Khan Foundation has been inspiring people in some of the poorest, most remote, and fragile contexts to have hope. We work together with teachers, care-givers, farmers, community leaders, policy-makers and entrepreneurs to build the foundations for a healthy and prosperous future.

All of this is made possible by you, our supporters.


Your generosity with your time through volunteering, with your funds through giving, and with your spirit through your unwavering belief that a better future for all is possible, is an inspiration. You allow AKF to continue to focus on the root causes of poverty, so we can lead in developing a future where all people have the opportunity to thrive.

This fall, we shared weekly stories with you exploring some of AKF’s areas of focus.

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A special message from our CEO

A message from Khalil Z. Shariff, Interim CEO, Aga Khan Foundation USA

We are launching this campaign at a time when many people in the world are confronting a great deal of difficulty and instability.

But we can make a difference because of supporters like you.


Our ability today to spread the message of hope, even in the most difficult circumstances, is a great opportunity and privilege. Join us, and show the world that Americans care and are ready to make a contribution to improving the quality of life of people all around the world.

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“Every year, Sunoco as a company comes together to support Aga Khan Foundation USA and its mission to end global poverty. AKF’s mission and Sunoco’s mission – the common connection is being involved and giving back to the communities. To be able to spend time with our customers outside of the business… and see the work actually being done and that’s very rewarding to people like that.”

Patrick Albro, Regional Director, Business Development

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“For over two decades, GHRA’s support for Aga Khan Foundation initiatives has been instrumental in extending their collective mission globally. Through member contributions, countless lives have been positively impacted. Together, we exemplify the power of collaborative, mission-driven efforts.”

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