A big step towards a better Pakistan, a better world.
Shahid Afridi Foundation (SAF) is an international charity organization established in 2014 by the world-renowned cricketer Shahid Khan Afridi — a legend in Pakistani cricket history, and one of the greatest big-hitting cricketers of all time.
With the support of our donors, community members and volunteers, we aspire to transform lives through our local and global charity programs.
Shahid Afridi Foundation’s head office is located in Karachi, Pakistan. International chapters of the foundation are currently active in Canada, USA, UK, UAE and Bahrain.
Our core values represent who we are and guide us every step of the way.
Establish equal health care, education and living standards for all, regardless of financial status, religion, ethnicity, race, colour or national origin.
Collaborate with volunteers, community leaders, public figures and other non-profit organizations to develop successful programs that ultimately benefit the most in need.
Pioneer sustainable solutions to eradicate poverty through social development and empowerment, with an ability to react as an immediate relief in emergencies.
“My dedication is towards supporting individuals in acquiring appropriate healthcare and facilitating them with better educational opportunities. Not only within Pakistan, we also focus on the people of Asia, Africa, America and Europe. Providing clean drinking water and healthy food are also amongst our top priorities.”
— Shahid Khan Afridi,
Founder & Global Chairman
of Shahid Afridi Foundation
Shahid Afridi as a sportsman,
and a humanitarian
"He is a powerhouse, my favourite player of all time and truly a server to the country."
English Cricket Commentator
"Cricket is not cricket without Shahid Afridi."
Former West Indian Cricketer
"Great to have support of leading Pakistani wicket taker Shahid Afridi, who recently joined Rotary's "This Close" campaign to support the fight to end polio."
Business Magnate | Philanthropist
"My sons say we don't want to be a leg-spinner like you, we want to be like Boom Boom Shahid Afridi."
Former Australian Cricketer
"Never seen a ball-tearing player in cricket history."
Former Antiguan Cricketer
"Afridi is unpredictable and I am amazed to see the success and growth of a noble humanitarian cause."
Pakistani Cricket Commentator
"Give me Shahid Afridi and ten pieces of wood, I will win you the world cup."
Former Australian Cricketer
"The hospital that Shahid Afridi Foundation has built in Kohat is for a great cause. It is very motivating to see that those who have fame and respect in Pakistan are doing something for the poor and the needy."
Pakistani Politican | Former Cricketer
"Afridi is the firepower of Pakistan and has been of great help to humanity through his foundation."
"Shahid Afridi is my all time favourite Cricketer."
"I would like to congratulate Shahid Afridi for all the good work. I request others to support the foundation, it is a noble cause."
Former Indian Cricketer
"Even after hitting six sixes, can't even come close to Afridi's fame."