Hamdard Pakistan has been around for over a hundred years now. The company has clearly had a vision and a great one at that from the very start. Selling herbal products and drinks, hamdard made its name as one of the leading brands in Pakistan and the recognition grew internationally over time. What sets this one particular brand apart from others is the humility and empathy and a clear need to see the country become better as part of their vision.
Over the years Hamdard Pakistan has birthed a lot of welfare projects that focused on different areas of significance
In the field of education, Hamdard came forward and from 1982 and the formation of Hamdard education society, it began working on improving and providing education for the people of Pakistan this continued with Hamdard public school and Hamdard village school focusing on providing best possible education and facilities to students, and for the provision of education to children in villages
Hamdard college of science and Hamdard college of commerce are some examples of the list of institutes Hamdard is has set up in service of society
Hamdard has also provided the country with two hospitals; Shifa Ul Mulq memorial hospital and the Hamdard university hospital
This brand brings with it everything we wish to see more of in the world; empathy, humanitarianism, and the simple desire to do good and leave the world a better place than before, may the odds be in their favour, always. The kind of service they do to humanity on a daily basis is commendable and another reason to each day, have a little trust in humanity.
- Dr. Adibul Hassan Rizvi, SIUT
From an eight-bed ward at Civil Hospital, Karachi, to Pakistan’s leading and largest Urology and Transplantation Institute, Dr. Adibul Hassan Rizvi’s phenomenal work with SIUThas helped serve thousands of individuals. Hamdard takes great pride in honoring Dr. Adibul Hassan Rizvi in the category of Health Services and acknowledges his exemplary service towards the suffering humanity.
- Dr. Atta Ur Rehman
A scientist, an educationalist and an author, these are just some of the titles held by Dr. Atta Ur Rehman, whohas been awarded with countless honours for his unparalleled efforts in education, science and technology. We honor him today in the category of Education for being a shining beacon for the entire nation.
- Dr. Abdul Bari Khan
Dr. Bari epitomizes the spirit of unconditional service to humanity,he is the pioneer of free healthcare in Pakistan. He has led by example in setting up an efficient medical institution, which in itself is the greatest accolade a healthcare professional can have.Hamdard celebrates his selfless endeavors by honoring him today in the category of Social Services.
A theater guru, a brilliant satirist and an exceptional writer. Anwar Maqsood’s contributions to Pakistani media, especially to Pakistan National Television, are collectively summed up as the golden era of Pakistani entertainment. It is an honor for Hamdard to acknowledge Mr. Anwar Maqsood’s brilliance with this special Arts and Culture award.
- Sister Ruth Lewis
A symbol of care and love for almost 150 special children, Sister Ruth Lewis is one of those few guardian angels of our society whose work continues to inspirepositive change.Today, Hamdard is ecstatic to honor Sister Ruth for her remarkable efforts in the category of Social Services.
- Amjad Islam Amjad
The recipient of Pride of Performance and Sitara-e-Imtiaz andwriter of many memorable drama serials for Pakistan Television Corporation and various verses. His literary contributions will be written in golden words. Hamdard honors the stalwart of Urdu literature, Amjad Islam Amjad in the category of Literature for his outstanding contributions.
- Mr. Masood Ahmed Barakati (Late)
The silent soldier who had been editing Pakistan’s most popular children’s digestHamdardNaunehal for 65 years with complete devotion.Many of us have fond memories of HamdardNaunehal, thanks to Masood Ahmed Barakati, many children have had a thoroughly enjoyable reading experience with each edition. Hamdardfeels honored in awarding him the life time achievement award in recognition of his efforts, devotion and labour of love.
- Sarfraz Ahmed
That victorious moment, that gleaming Champion’s Trophy and above all, in the hands of our very own Sarfraz Ahmed who helped create a moment that will live in our memories forever.Hamdard feels great pride in awarding Sarfraz Ahmed in the category of Sports for his magnificent sporting abilities.
A gifted novelist, phenomenal dramatist and an extra-ordinary columnist, BushraRehman’s contributions towards arts and culture are truly outstanding. Hamdard feels great pride in honoringMs. Bushrain the category of Literature for her extraordinary contributions towards literature.
- Aitzaz Hassan Bangash
A national hero, Herald’s Person of the Year and recipient of the Sitara-e-Shujaat, the braveAitzaz Hassan Bangash’s name became synonymous with courage and sacrifice after he gave his life in order to save the lives of 2,000 students by apprehending a suicide bomber in his school, in Peshawar. Hamdard is honored in awarding him in the category of Outstanding Achievement to Aitzaz Hasan for his incredible act of courage.