Photos: Aga Khan Foundation, USA Houston PartnershipsInAction Walk/Run 2014

Photos: Aga Khan Foundation, USA Houston PartnershipsInAction Walk/Run 2014

@AnniseParker officiates the Partnership in Action Walk @NeighborHOU Aga Khan Foundation. Cold morning warm hearts. pic.twitter.com/vHkdGhukhe — Sacha (@SachaLazarre) November 15, 2014 Rafiq Maredia Pictures – PartnershipsInAction 2014 – Southwest (Houston, Texas). Sunny Taj Pictures – PartnershipsInAction 2014 – Southwest (Houston, Texas). Suleman Lalani Pictures – PartnershipsInAction 2014 – Southwest (Houston, Texas). Twitter – @svirani97…

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Event – November 16 | Salim-Sulaiman Live 2014 Tour – North America: Houston Performance to benefit Aga Khan Foundation Projects

Come enjoy an evening of outstanding musical performance and support a worthy cuase. 100% of net proceeds for the Salim Sulaiman Concert goes directly to projects supported by the Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. to end poverty in Africa and Asia. The Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. is a private, non-denominational, not-for-profit international development organization committed to…

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Join Aga Khan Foundation, USA & Greater Houston Area Volunteers for PartnershipsInAction Walk/Run at Sam Houston Park

HOUSTON, TEXAS – On Saturday, November 15, 2014, around 7,000 participants will race to end global poverty in the annual Houston Partnership Walk at Sam Houston Park. The Houston Partnership Walk/Run 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…

Aga Khan Foundation Press Conference at Houston City Hall

Aga Khan Foundation Press Conference at Houston City Hall

Dr. Bill Flores, President of University of Houston talks about Aga Khan Foundation PartnershipInAction Farah Lalani, Media Coordinator, Aga Khan Foundation USA, Volunteer Team for Southwest Region AKF USA Volunteer Team Southwest Region Chair invites participation in Walk to end global poverty rotunda Houston City Hall Houston Mayor Annise Parker introduces board of Aga Khan…

Mayor Annise Parker Invites Houstonians to the Aga Khan Foundation’s Partnership Walk

Mayor Annise Parker Invites Houstonians to the Aga Khan Foundation’s Partnership Walk

HOUSTON, TEXAS: Mayor Annise Parker 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, as she encouraged the Aga Khan Foundation’s efforts in helping…

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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,…

Isiah Carey’s ‘INSITE’ – Saturday: Get Out The Walking Shoes For A Good Cause!

Isiah Carey is a news reporter at the local FOX owned and operated station in Houston, Tx. HELP END GLOBAL POVERTY WITH A BIG WALK IN HOUSTON! WHAT: An estimated 10,000 people are expected to participate in Partnership Walk at Sam Houston Park – Downtown to demonstrate their support and build partnerships aimed at ending…

The Amazing Faiths Project

The Amazing Faiths Project is a local, national and international grassroots movement that brings together people of diverse faith traditions, and cultural backgrounds to learn about one another through dialogue, conversation, and fellowship; to create an atmosphere of understanding, respect, and reconciliation; and to stand as witnesses against the climate of intolerance, religious bigotry, and…

Sufis, Shi‘ites and Shahs: The Great Shrines of Iran 1500-1650

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH), in conjunction with His Highness Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Ismaili Council for the Southwestern United States, has organized a special lecture program by Dr. Sheila Canby, Curator of Islamic Art and Antiquities, The British Museum, on Thursday, March 13, 2008, at 6:30 p.m. at the MFAH’s Brown…

Houston: Walk to inform on global poverty crisis

Stations with educational games, interactive skits at event; funds to provide daily milk rations across the world From The Daily Cougar – official student newspaper of the University of Houston By: Bayan Raji Posted: 11/9/07 A little walking Saturday might be the first step toward ending global poverty. The annual partnership walk, sponsored by the…

Houston Chronicle: Group expects record crowd for Partnership Walk

By ARLENE NISSON LASSIN Chronicle Correspondent A record turnout of 10,000 participants is expected for the Aga Khan Foundation’s USA Partnership Walk Saturday along Allen Parkway at the Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston. The 2-mile interactive walk is open to the public and is free of charge. Registration and opening activities begin at 10:30…

It was a magic night at the museum gala

Excerpts. “The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, scored an unprecedented $3.625 million in one glamorous night to establish the first collection of Islamic art in Texas and the South.” “High-level underwriters for the fundraiser included the Aga Khan Shia Ismaili Community of Houston, Akbar and Mahin Ladjevardian, the Francis L. Lederer Foundation, the Levant Foundation…

Houston – Special Cultural Presentation Mystics, Nomads, and Troubadours in Central Asian Music

There will be a special cultural presentation by the Aga Khan Music Initiative in Central Asia, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH), entitled “Mystics, Nomads, and Troubadours in Central Asian Music”, on Wednesday, October 31, 2007, at 10:15 am and at 11:30 am. The 10:15 am session is geared for elementary school educators…

Aga Khan’s historic-development exhibit travels here

From Houston Chronicle In Old Cairo, an ancient rubble dump was transformed into a 72-acre park. In Delhi, the historic gardens and fountains surrounding Humayun’s Tomb, a World Heritage site, are alive once more. Both projects were undertaken by the Aga Khan Development Network, a 40-year-old nonprofit group of agencies that focus on health, education,…