— about us
real change begins when individuals and organizations join forces to

take collective action

Launched in the year 2012, I Am The Change (IATC) is the flagship initiative of Engro Foundation, intended to pay tribute to local change agents who have worked tirelessly to improve the living standards for Pakistan’s poorest of the poor.

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To recognize and reward philanthropic and social enterprises which are creating an impact in the development space.


IATC looks to empower organizations to make a large and sustainable impact in the social sector of Pakistan.

our recipients

The IATC Impact Awards by Engro Foundation have awarded organisations in a variety of areas
including health, livelihoods, education, justice and many more.

— Worker at an NGO or Industry tackling Covid19

Sana Sharif

Sana Sharif is serving in the Legal Aid Society (LAS) as a Program Manager since 2017. She is a Master’s graduate and has extensive experience in Development Sector Support programs.

— Worker at an NGO or Industry tackling Covid19

Asif Abul Hassan

Asif Abul Hassan is a development practitioner with approximately seven years of experience in the education and public health sectors of Pakistan. Currently, he is working as a Program Manager of Community Outreach at the Community Engagement Centre.

— Blue Collar Staff at an NGO or Industry tackling Covid19

Naveed Parvez

Naveed Parvez has been working in the administration department as a rider and assisting in outdoor work at the Karachi Down Syndrome Program (KDSP) since 2019.

— Public Sector Health Professionals

Bilqees Abdul Shakoor

Bilqees Abdul Shakoor is a Master of Philosophy and Economics graduate, who volunteered as a camp manager under civil administration at the Chief Minister Delivery Unit Quetta, during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

— Health Care Workers

Raja Muhammad Iqbal

Raja Muhammad Iqbal is a retired Subedar from Army Medical Corps (AMC), currently providing his services as a Senior Nurse to Mian Muhammad Bukhsh Trust Hospital.

— Doctors

Syed Ghazanfar Saleem

Dr. Syed Ghazanfar Saleem is a consultant and Head of the Department of Emergency Medicine at The Indus Hospital, Korangi, Karachi. With the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, the emergency departments became the epicenter of the COVID-19 response.

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