KARACHI, July 03: Aseefa Bhutto Zardari paid a visit to the SOS Children’s Village in Karachi’s Malir area today and announced to provide all the needs of the children living in the Village from her own pocket.
Aseefa Bhutto Zardari intermingled with the children and shared her feelings with them besides distribution gifts among them.
She also inquired from the management of SOS Children’s Village about their requirements to make the stay and grooming of children more comfortable and blossoming of their full potential. She pledged to provide everything that the Children need at the village from her pocket.
It may be mentioned here that the SOS Children’s Village Karachi was opened in 1987 and comprises of 16 family homes and other essential facilities. It is situated on a 5 acres site in Malir, donated by the Government of Sindh. One of the major problems facing the management has been the lack of sweet water but, despite this, they have managed to maintain the gardens and provide the children an attractive environment. The children lead busy lives and, besides many extracurricular activities, are provided assistance with their studies. As in all projects, emphasis is laid on scholastic achievement as it is important that the children realize their full potential.