In devising and executing its programs, Rahila Foundation practices a holistic approach that is based on the premise that every youth finds meaning and purpose in life through education, as well as through connecting to the community. Rahila Foundation believes this approach is effective because it plagues the gap in the current educational system in Afghanistan that lacks appropriate and required capacity building programs and nourishing mentorship support that can help prepare students to harness the numerous opportunities. Moreover, it contributes to promoting the culture of reading and research by providing a rich library and resources center in an environment where there are but only a few libraries with limited resources. Hence, our approach can be described as grassroots empowerment that focuses on the youth.
The below illustration is our working model: