Amir Rashid Wani an engineering student by profession and the youngest recognized philanthropist from the summer capital of Jammu and kashmir, srinagar.He Started his own organization and got the volunteerism and support of more than 25 young volunteers who stood by for the cause he has started working for. The Trust namely “Mooj kasheer welfare trust” which is Amir’s finest works so far had already done a tremendous job in the field of free ration distribution, event sponsorship and marriage assistance to the economically deprived girls of kashmir.
Amir Rashid Wani, founder of Mooj Kasheer Welfare Trust, started his journey on October 16, 2019. After the revocation of Article 370, when Jammu & Kashmir was cut off from the rest of the world due to blockade of all the communication systems. During that time many Kashmiris were stuck in other states of India who had no source of connection with their families and friends in Jammu & Kashmir. Due to the this many Kashmiri students who were stuck outside J&K were facing lot of problems. During that time, Amir Rashid, 21, who was pursuing his Bachelors of Engineering (BE), in Chandigarh, stood up, supported and helped his people and the students in distress and this is how he started his welfare organization.
Mooj Kasheer Welfare Trust is a non-government and non-profit organization, whose aim is to serve the humanity and work for the upliftment of the poor and deprived communities, Amir said.
This organization helps and supports the education of poor, provides food kits to the poor families and helps poor and orphan sisters in their marriage expenses, he added.
During COVID-19 he worked as volunteer, when many of the doctors resigned for the safety of their loved ones, he started distributing essential supplies to the people.
Along with regional and national magazines he has been featured in some international newspapers, magazines and online news portals. At present his organization Mooj kasheer welfare trust is Jammu and Kashmir’s one of the largest organizations and their work is known to al of us over there.
Marriage Assistance Initiative is one of finest works of Amir and his team. His volunteers are from Uri of Kashmir province to Kathua along with some presence in Chandigarh as the organization was formally launched from the Chandigarh city. Volunteers identify the girl who is going to get married and drop them marriage assistance kit. This initiative has been widely appreciated by the people of kashmir.
“It is well said that parents are the first school of a child, he has been inspired by his father, when once he took Amir along with him to help some poor people,” Amir said.
“There are over 50 members in this organization who are working with me from last two years. We have visit to many villages and provide moral and financial help to the poor and needy people”, he added.
“There is a huge support from the public and the help they provide to the needy is really appreciable. Due to their support Mooj Kasheer Welfare Trust recently has brought an Ambulance that will be given in the service to help the deprived”.
Amir’s message to youth: “The foundation of every nation is it’s youth, and together we can build strong nation by helping others to our best capacity. Make your life useful, honorable and compassionate by helping others and making a good difference in their lives.”