Recent Trip to Pakistan

I’m often asked for a download after I return from Pakistan. It’s difficult to give a simple soundbite. On one hand it’s amazing, inspiring, and surprising. On the other, it can be tiring, frustrating, and unreal. In an attempt to better define the experience, and for those of you interested in reading on…Pakistan is not what […]

Kidnap Victim Addresses Extremism

Shahbaz Taseer escaped just five months ago and traveled from Pakistan to share his experience at the 9th Annual MDF Aspen Reception hosted at the beautiful home of Kate & Chris Roberts on July 26. His father, the late Governor of Punjab Salman Taseer, was brutally assassinated by his own bodyguard nearly six years ago due […]

My wish for peace

I am proud to be on the Marshall Direct Fund (MDF) board and have found the last three years to be very rewarding. Living in Aspen, Colorado it is easy to sometimes forget that there is so much conflict in the world. Joining MDF has allowed me to contribute time, funds, and creative ideas to […]

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2015 Hindu Kush Earthquake

Pakistan and surrounding regions suffered a devastating earthquake on October 26, 2015. We are relieved to let you know that all Marshall Direct Fund and Moqah Foundation staff are safe, and no one was affected directly by the disturbances. The earthquake was centered in remote northeast Afghanistan, but many of the victims were from across the border […]