Founding Director and Chairman of Board of The Citizens Foundation (TCF)
Mushtaq Chhapra is the Chairman and a Founding Director of The Citizens Foundation (TCF), a non-profit educational organization in Pakistan. Born and based in Karachi, he is a well-known personality in the country’s business circles. While he has manufacturing concerns in Pakistan, he is a philanthropist at heart and is involved with many charities in the areas of health, food security and art.
TCF is one of the largest non-profit organizations in Pakistan in the field of education. Since it was founded in 1995, it has run a professionally managed network of 730 purpose-built schools in the poorest rural areas and most neglected urban slums of Pakistan. Its mission is to promote mass-scale quality education at the primary and secondary levels in an environment that encourages intellectual, moral and spiritual growth. TCF’s goal is to build 1,000 schools in Pakistan.