Jasir Shahbaz


Jasir Shahbaz adheres to the belief that each member of our society should act responsibly and contribute towards the society by taking a leap; even it is of a smaller kind. He is doing Bachelors in Economics from Lahore University of Management and Sciences (LUMS). He is an active member of Seeds of Peace and has attended its international camps in 2011 and 2013 in the capacity of a seed and peer support respectively. The former introduced him to the concept of embracing different ideologies and identities whereas; the latter trained him on how to bring a positive change in our community. He has been involved in arranging free medical camps, mock Parliament, and working as a moderator in inter-faith harmony camps. He has been the secretary of community service club at Lahore Grammar School, johar town. Jasir has keen interest in writing, and because of his exceptional oratory skills, he is serving as a president of English reading group at Lums Literary society and an assistant director of creative writing at Lums daily student. He founded Dream to EFA in 2011 to bring radical change in the lives of children who could not learn because of their financial problems. He has headed most of the donation campaigns in Dream to EFA in order to fund as many children as possible. In order to expand the organisation’s activities, he envisioned to implement a more technical project, Afzaish, in which courses like creative writing, arts, dramatics, public speaking to name a few were introduced in order to help students, express themselves in a better manner. He is serving on the board since 2011.