Posted on: February 24th, 2015 by ZarAslam No Comments

ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW

The Environment Protection Fund is a non-profit organization registered in California, USA, and approved as a 501(3)(c), charitable organization (EIN 27-2982097).We are registered in Lahore, Pakistan as Environment Protection Foundation under the Societies Registration Act 1860 (Registration No. RP/6970/L/S2011/4083)

The Environment Protection Fund (TEPF) operates under the auspices of a US based Board of Directors and a Pakistan based Board of Trustees.

Our past and current donors/partners include: Azme Alishan, Packages, Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC), United States Institute of Peace (USIP) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Creative Associates.

TEPF works with student volunteers and provides venues, tools and certification for community service work done by the students. TEPF focuses on engaging the youth to promote tolerance through community service initiatives.

Leadership/Management of TEPF is female. Minority community forms fifty percent of our current staff. We are an equal opportunity organization.

OUR MISSION

To inculcate social responsibility through community service and to promote religious, social and cultural tolerance for a happier, healthier and more peaceful environment. TEPF aims to teach social responsibility to young people and promote tolerance in Pakistan by bringing young adults of different faiths together in fun filled, friendly, goal-oriented and constructive project, focused on preservation and enhancement of their immediate environment.