PW 2014 - San Francisco

1,000 + People, 5 Schools, numerous Corporate Sponsors raise more than $316,000 at San Francisco’s Partnership Walk/Run

“Service to others means courage, empathy, compassion, and respect.” – Michael Collopy, Architects of Peace Foundation SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, October 19, 2014. Nearly 1,000 participants raced to end global poverty in the annual San Francisco Partnership Walk/Run at Central Park – Lake Elizabeth in Fremont, CA. The San Francisco Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan…

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Join Aga Khan Foundation, USA & Greater San Francisco Area Volunteers for PartnershipsInAction Walk/Run at Central Park – Lake Elizabeth, Fremont, CA.

San Francisco Partnership Walk  and Inaugural Partnership Run events are scheduled to take place on October 19, 2014 at Central Park – Lake Elizabeth, Fremont, CA. This family-friendly event will host food, entertainment, a zumba warm-up to get you started and a professional track for the running course. Registration is open now for all runners in your age bracket for…

Mayor Annise Parker

Mayor Annise Parker, Honorary Chair for the Partnership Walk/ Run Invites Houstonians to the Aga Khan Foundation’s Partnership Walk

HOUSTON, TEXAS, OCTOBER 17, 2014 – Mayor Parker, as the Honorary Chair for the Partnership Walk/ Run invited Houstonians to participate in the Aga Khan Foundation’s Partnership Walk/Run to be held on Nov. 15 at Sam Houston Park. “Partnership Walk is one of the largest activities which we will do during the Citizenship Month,” said Mayor Parker,…

San Francisco Raises Over $275K for Aga Khan Foundation Programs

India West | AKF’s 20th Anniversary Partnership Walk in San Francisco Set for Oct. 19

Fremont, Calif. — The Aga Khan Foundation’s 20th anniversary Partnership Walk at Central Park, Lake Elizabeth, here Oct. 19 will mark the 100th walk since the very first Walk in Los Angeles in 1995, attracting over 440,000 participants over almost two decades. Partnership Walks across the nation is an initiative of the Aga Khan Foundation USA…

Austin

First-ever Austin PartnershipsInAction Run banks good will, $50K & 300 People show support to end Global Poverty

AUSTIN, TEXAS, October 15, 2014. On Sunday, October 12, 2014, 300 participants raced to end global poverty in the annual Austin Partnership Run at Brushy Creek Sports Park in Cedar Creek. The Austin Partnership Run is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. (AKF USA) to raise awareness and funds that reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy…

2,200+ People raised more than $210,000 at Orlando's PartnershipsInAction Walk

2,200+ People raised more than $210,000 at Orlando’s PartnershipsInAction Walk

ORLANDO, FLORIDA, On September 28, 2014, 2,200 participants walked to end global poverty in the annual Orlando Partnership Walk at Lake Eola Park. The Orlando Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. (AKF USA) to raise awareness and funds that reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy and poor health in Africa and Asia. The…

Supporting Orlando PartnershipsInAction Walk at Lake Eola Park

Supporting Orlando PartnershipsInAction Walk at Lake Eola Park

Enthusiasm and support is pouring in. Spread the word among your neighbors and friends. 100% of the funds raised at Partnership Walk go directly to projects supported by the Aga Khan Foundation USA; not a cent is spent on administration.  Ismailimail team reports from Orlando, Florida. Find out more at http://www.partnershipsinaction.org/orlando https://www.facebook.com/AKFFL   PartnershipsInAction is an…

Birmingham Partnership Walk Opening Ceremonies

2000+ People raised more than $300,000 at Birmingham, Alabama’s PartnershipsInAction Walk

Walk participants joined Ismailimail to share the enthusiasm of the celebrations. You too can join and participate. Send us your photos, stories and videos. 2,000 participants walked to end global poverty in the annual Birmingham Partnership Walk at Railroad Park on September 21, 2014.. The Birmingham Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation…

Alabama Retailers Continue Support for Ending Global Poverty | NACS Online

Alabama Retailers Continue Support for Ending Global Poverty | NACS Online

Alabama Merchant Association recognized as part of Birmingham’s Partnership Walk, which raised more than $300,000 for Aga Khan Foundation. September 23, 2014 ​BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Last weekend, Alabama residents walked to help end global poverty as part of The Partnership Walk Birmingham, in support of the Aga Khan Foundation. More than $300,000 was raised toward the…

Aga Khan Foundation USA's Partnership Walk held at Railroad Park in Birmingham, Alabama

FOX News: Aga Khan Foundation USA’s Partnership Walk held at Railroad Park in Birmingham, Alabama

By Karen Church for FOX6 WBRC, BIRMINGHAM, AL – The festive atmosphere for this sixth annual Partnership Walk is a far cry from the poverty and hunger that ravages the people this walk is designed to help. Many of the volunteers and participants either were raised in the very poverty they’re working hard to change,…

Numerous Corporate Sponsors Supporting Birmingham, Alabama's PartnershipsInAction Walk 2014

Numerous Corporate Sponsors Supporting Birmingham, Alabama’s PartnershipsInAction Walk 2014

PartnershipsInAction is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. and its network of volunteers across the U.S. to raise awareness and funds for innovative programs that create hope and opportunity for disadvantaged communities in the developing world. – http://www.partnershipsinaction.org, Facebook CLICK FOR ALL RELATED BIRMINGHAM (ALABAMA) PARTNERSHIPSINACTION WALK The next AKF Walk/Run is on September…

Birmingham Partnership Walk 2014 - PW Team Honorary Citizen Medal

Birmingham Partnership Walk team kicks off 2014 Walk with Proclamation and Honorary Citizen Medal from the Birmingham City Council

Ahead of Sunday’s Partnership Walk 2014 in Birmingham, the Birmingham Partnership Walk team received Proclamation, Honorary Citizen Medal and were recognized by the Birmingham City Council President Mr. Jonathan Austin for their outstanding work. Birmingham Partnership Walk is scheduled to take place on September 21, 2014 at Railroad Park, Birmingham, AL. Registration opens 10:30 a.m. and Walk begins at noon (12:00 pm). Show your…

Globe & Mail Feature: Toronto's Aga Khan Museum, opening this week, is a world-class showcase for Islamic art

The Globe & Mail | Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum, opening this week, is a world-class showcase for Islamic art

By James Adams for The Globe and Mail. Published Tuesday, Sep. 16 2014 It’s said that a city – a city like Toronto, say – whose boosters often rely on the adjective “world-class” to describe both its overall grooviness and its particular charms can’t, in fact, be truly world-class. You’re either world-class or you’re not…

5,500+ People, 40 Schools, numerous Corporate Sponsors raise more than $1.2 Million |AKF USA's PartnershipsinAction Walk/Run in Atlanta

5,500+ People, 40 Schools, numerous Corporate Sponsors raise more than $1.2 Million | AKF USA’s PartnershipsinAction Walk/Run in Atlanta

Atlanta’s news station WSB TV, tweets the success of the Partnership Walk – some record breaking results! @AKFAtlanta says >5,500 ppl at ATL Partnership Walk raised >$1.2M to reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy & poor hlth pic.twitter.com/uQtjT1C15Q — People 2 People (@WSBTVcommunity) September 15, 2014 Walk participants joined Ismailimail to share the enthusiasm of the celebrations.   You…

2,100 Walk in Los Angeles to End Global Poverty at Partnership Walk

2,100 Walk in Los Angeles to End Global Poverty at Partnership Walk

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, September 14, 2014. Today, 2,100 participants walked to end global poverty in the annual Los Angeles Partnership Walk at the Santa Monica Pier. The Los Angeles Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. (AKF USA) to raise awareness and funds that reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy and poor health in…

Emory Karma (Punjabi Bhangra dance)

Entertainers hold 5,500 people mesmerized | AKF USA’s PartnershipsinAction Walk/Run in Atlanta

Calo Gitano Flamenco Academy (Flamenco – Spanish folk music and dance), City Dance Group (variety of dance forms – Jazz, Ballet, and contemporary), Dance 411 (Tap Dance and African Hip Hop), Emory Karma (Punjabi Bhangra dance), Prem Dance Company (Bollywood music and dance), Tutu’s and Tennis Shoes (Rap music and dance) and other performers rocked…