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  • WELCOME TO RAQIM FOUNDATION

    The Raqim Foundation works to alleviate poverty in Afghanistan. Our aim is to help empower the most vulnerable people in Afghanistan - destitute families, orphans, natural disaster victims - by partnering with local and international NGOs in creating impact projects; and by providing financial assistance, technical assistance and support to grass roots groups, as well as dedicated individuals that are directly involved in implementing community-based development and relief projects.


  • About Us

    Raqim Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, works to alleviate poverty in Afghanistan. Our aim is to help empower the most vulnerable people in Afghanistan by partnering with local and international NGOs in creating impact projects, and by providing financial assistance, technical assistance and support to grass roots groups, as well as dedicated individuals that are directly involved in implementing community-based development and relief projects..

  • Significance of the Raqim Name

    Raqim Foundation is named to honor Mirza Mohammad Hassan Raqim, a poet and a statesman, who was a member of the first democratic movement in Afghanistan aiming to establish a constitutional monarchy in the country during the rein of Amir Habibulah Khan in nearly 1900s. He was jailed for speaking out against the absolute monarchy. He died Continue to read...

Raqim Foundation News & Editorial

Afghanistan's mineral wealth is closely tied to its future prospects

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If managed well, the theory goes, the mining sector could be the backbone of a sustainable economy, fund nat.....

Orphaned children are forced to support their families

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KABUL, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- It may not be true in urban cities in other parts of the world for children to wo.....