First Grant Announced By Malala Yousaf From Malala Fund
First Grant Announced By Malala Yousaf
Malala Yousafzai is a bold Pakistani girl. She belongs to Swat in Pakistan. She was targeted by Taliban and fell in sever injury. Her skull was demaged by bullets. She was a school girl and after that she brought to a hospital in England for her better treatment. She has announced the first grant for the development of girls education from her new education charity with the support and help of Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie.
Malala is now under education in Edgbaston High School For Girls in Birmingham. She said that it was the happiest moment of my life when her video was played at women in the world in world summit in New York. She was admitted in Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham where her damaged brain and skull was treated.
The grant of US$45,000 (29,500 Pound) will be given to an un-named organization (name of organization is not mentioned due to security reasons)in the Swat Valley in Pakistan to support and help 40 Pakistani girls. Age of girls will be 5-12 years. Organization will also support the families of those girls who will be in the list of 40.
She said “I invite all of you to support the Malala Fund and let us turn the education of 40 girls into 40 million girls.”
In response of this statement Angelina Jolie came forward and donate US$200,000 for Malala fund.