sunlightHDN is the biggest, most comprehensive and best organised network providing humanitarian services across Pakistan. It is registered with the Government of Pakistan as a non-governmental organisation (NGO) under the Societies Act XXI of 1860. its president is Nazia Iftikhar, educationest and gender Equity Expert. Its sole aim is service to humanity without discrimination by religion, race, cast, sect, language, or political affiliation. SunlightHDN has also helped people affected by natural calamities like earthquakes and floods, and in the settling of displaced persons and refugees nationally and internationally.
The work of SUNLIGHThdn started with the inception of Pakistan, when thousands of families were driven out of their homes and villages without food, shelter or security. It was an extraordinary migration, needing relief operations as a priority. The SunlightHDN had spread its network into most parts of East and West Pakistan At that time, very few relief and welfare organisations were working across East and West Pakistan.
The SunlightHDN took its present name and was registered with the Government of Pakistan as an NGO under the Societies ACT XXI of 1860.
The philosophy of the projects undertaken by the sunlightHDN is to serve humanity in whatever way is possible. Ongoing projects include education for girls and boys in backward areas of Pakistan. Approximately 1,200 schools exist all over the country. SunlightHDN has also supported ladies' vocational centres, adult literacy, women's empowerment projects, , refugee care programmes, prisoners' welfare, renovation in Afghanistan, mobile dispensaries, orphan sponsorhip projects, provision of clean drinking water in remote areas, subsidized vaccination against Hepatitis B, emergency relief in the form of dry rations, tents, blankets, building materials, medicines, medical aid, Ramadan gifts, Eid packages, Christmas gifts, Qurbani programmes, free veterinary camps at remote locations, ambulance services and blood banks.
A women's wing of the SunlightHDN, the SunlightHDN Trust, was established . As of May 2011, it has centres in six cities in Pakistan.
Relief operations during 2005 earthquake
Alongside other NGOs, SunlightHDN participated in relief operations for the victims of the 2005 earthquake. SunlightHDN is reported to have provided over 10,000 shelters and makeshift homes for those affected. Millions people of Azad Kashmir affected in Earth Quack, in this bad situation when people of Azad Kashmir alive, youngers of SunlightHDN Pakistan & Kashmir, supported them, and develop there life in this bad situation.
SunlightHDN Pakistan is proud of Pakistan they do work for poor humanity all arround the PakistAN.