Life is full of stories and some are truly exceptional. Asma Naseem has a story that can be an encouragement for everyone. She had the passion and an urge to overcome all the obstacles and achieve her dreams. She was born in a family that was both financially and socially deprived as her father was a mere carpenter and a social outcast. Under these circumstances she surfaced as an example for the others around her. Getting education was not an easy task for her as she had to take a stand against many mindsets prevailing in the society that she was a part of. She continued with courage and completed her higher education she further achieved 85% marks in the Entrance test of a medical college and secured a seat on merit and scholarship. Fazilia Trust Pakistan a not for profit organization volunteered to help her and ensured that her achievement does not turn into a disappointment due to financial limitations. FTP arranged for her admission expense and has further promised to support her education. Fazilia trust Pakistan aims to fulfill the dreams of deprived students who are unable to get education due to their deprivations and social constraints.
Asma is now a medical student and pledges to contribute to the future of our nation as a doctor. She says:
“I am still in the process of becoming a better person and one day I will make a name and every Pakistani will be proud of me….”