SEED OUT presents Pakistan’s exclusive night of year
Our Special correspondent
Lahore:Pakistan’s first interest-free crowd funding platform with Zain
Ashraf Mughal at the helm, is all set to presentPakistan’s most
exclusive night of the year, SEED OUT Sufi Night 2019featuring the
legendary Sufi IconAbidaParveenin Lahore on 22nd March 2019.
SEED OUT’smission is to alleviate poverty by establishing
micro-entrepreneurs through interest-free micro financing and creation
of sustainable economic activity. Indeed, on March 22nd 2019, SEED
OUTwill celebrate the success of 600 entrepreneurs in four cities
across Pakistan and to raise funds to enable and champion more
micro-entrepreneurs in the country.
The exclusive SEED OUT Sufi Night 2019is scheduled to take place at
the Governor Housein Lahore with the presence of the honorable
Governor of Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwaras the chief guest along
with a mesmerizingSufi Dance performance by whirling Dervaishis on
soul touching sufi songs.Pride of Performance Award, Sitara-e-Imtiaz
and Hilal-e-Imtiaz recipient AbidaParveenwill make a rare Lahori
performance giving the attendees an emotional and transformative
experience. This annual fundraiser will be bringing the crème de la
crème of Lahore all under one roof with an exquisite dinner to
conclude the night.SEED OUTis also giving the citizens of Lahore a
chance to be a part of this great initiative. There are four distinct
categories for event passes which includes Platinum Lounges for 10
persons and single-entry Platinum Pass, Gold Pass and Silver Pass. The
passes can be purchased online through Bookme.pk, eticketing.pk and
physically from Hardees[MM Alam Road and Hardees Z Block, DHA] and
Aylanto[Z Block, DHA].
The revenue generated from the event will help SEED OUTpull thousands
of underprivileged Pakistanis out of poverty by setting up small
businesses for them.
“Seed Out (www.seedout.org) has always been committed to fight against
poverty. However, we cannot do it alone. This year we would like to
bring all Pakistanis to come together and play their part to lift
thousands of families out of poverty.”saidpresident and founder SEED
OUTZain Ashraf Mughalabout SEED OUT Sufi Night 2019.
Indeed, Zain Ashraf Mughal founded SEED OUTin 2013 with an aim and a
mission to eliminate poverty by establishing micro-entrepreneurs. To
further their human development agenda, SEED OUTrequires its
beneficiaries to send at least two children to school and maintain a
minimum hygiene standard at their homes. So far, SEED OUThas managed
to raise 600 entrepreneurs with an average financing of PKR. 90,000
per person. 1600 children have gone back to school and left child
labour. Their donors are all around the globe and the organization is
ensuring the absolute transparency in expediting their donations.
Zain, a graduate from University of Miami, is the first Pakistani to
achieve the prestigious Commonwealth Youth Award (2018) for excellence
in development work through SEED OUT(2018). Apart from being
shortlisted by Forbes Asia for the 30 under 30 list for 2019 recently,
he was previously also awarded The Pakistani Poverty Alleviation
Programme award for Seed Out (2017). Zain has been ranked as
Pakistan’s top 25 high achievers under 25 by Tech Juice andis also
featured in the 30 under 30 list of University of Miami.