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Small Businesses for the Poor
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Hidaya assists poor families and individuals to help them break out of the cycle of poverty by helping them set-up small businesses.  Some of these efforts include:

  • Sewing Machine for $75
  • Push Cart and supplies to start a street vending business approximately $200
  • Set-up a Retail Shop for approximately $200 - $500
  • Rice Mill, Powder Crusher, Straw Cutter, Potato Grinder, Juicer for approximately $100 - $300 each

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1 2017 Report
2 2013 Report
3 Why Support Small Businesses for the Poor?

Sitara-e-Isaar Awarded to Hidaya Foundation

Hidaya Foundation was awarded Sitara-i-Eisaar (Star of Sacrifice) by the Government of Pakistan, in recognition of the results-oriented relief efforts during the 2005 earthquake in Pakistan.

Combined Federal Campaign

Hidaya Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) with FEIN 77-0502583. All cash and in-kind donations are tax deductible. Hidaya puts it’s best effort to utilize the funds donated for a specific project, sometimes circumstances dictate we use funds otherwise.