Meet Our Supporters: Yaaseen
‘My future plans and goals in terms of volunteering and fundraising for Imran Khan Cancer Appeal (IKCA) are all about making an even greater impact in the fight against cancer. I’m excited about the challenges and opportunities on this journey.’ – Yaaseen
Yaaseen epitomises the term, “Youth in Action.” He tirelessly raises awareness of the work we do, as well as funds to help our needy patients. His passion knows no bounds. We caught up with this remarkable young man to find out what motivates him.
Yaaseen, can you tell us why you decided to support Imran Khan Cancer Appeal?
“I decided to support Imran Khan Cancer Appeal because of its meaningful mission in the fight against cancer. This charity is dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by cancer in Pakistan, and I’m inspired by its efficient use of funds and the commitment of the team. Knowing that I could contribute to such a well-organised effort to combat cancer and provide essential support to patients and their families was a significant motivator for my involvement.”
Thank you, Yaaseen for your encouraging words. We understand you’re working towards your Duke of Edinburgh Award as well? Where do you find the time to do so much for others?
Volunteering with IKCA actually aligns perfectly with my pursuit of the Duke of Edinburgh Award, which encourages community service and personal development. It’s a great opportunity for me to make a positive impact in my community while working towards my personal goals.
That’s wonderful. We’re sure your commitment inspires others too?
Yes. I’m here to inspire and encourage others to join the cause. I believe that by spreading the word and increasing awareness about IKCA, we can collectively raise more funds and make a bigger difference. Whether it’s participating in charity walks, organising fundraising events, or simply sharing the mission with friends and family, I’m committed to doing my part. Together, we can work towards a brighter future in the fight against cancer.
Do you have a message for other young people considering volunteering in their communities?
For anyone considering volunteering, especially the youth like those pursuing the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, joining Imran Khan Cancer Appeal is a fantastic opportunity.
Volunteering with Imran Khan Cancer Appeal is not only easy but also incredibly rewarding. You can make a meaningful impact in the fight against cancer while gaining valuable experience and personal growth. Whether you’re passionate about fundraising, supporting patients, or contributing to cancer research, this charity offers diverse roles to suit your interests and skills. By volunteering, you become part of a caring community dedicated to a vital cause. It’s a chance to make a positive difference in the lives of cancer patients and their families while also fulfilling your own goals. Join us at IKCA, and together, let’s create a brighter future.
So, what’s next for Yaaseen?
As I look ahead, my future plans and goals in terms of volunteering and fundraising for Imran Khan Cancer Appeal are all about making an even greater impact in the fight against cancer. I’m excited about the challenges and opportunities on this journey.
Do you have a message for our staff and patients?
To the amazing staff and brave patients of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, I’m truly inspired by your dedication and strength. To the staff, your hard work in fundraising and caring for patients is making a big difference. To the patients, your courage is remarkable. Remember, you have a supportive community here. We’re all in this fight against cancer together, and I’m proud to be part of it. Keep your hope shining bright!
It’s volunteers like Yaaseen that keep us going every day. Would you like to help needy cancer patients in Pakistan too? Find out how easy it is to volunteer below.VOLUNTEER FOR IKCA
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