Raghib Foundation

OVERVIEW: The Raghib Foundation supports the Pakistani community and global organizations and funds youth and education nonprofits.

IP TAKE: The foundation keeps a low public profile, which limits information available on its grantmaking priorities and activities.

FUNDING AREAS: Pakistani community, global, education and youth

PROFILE: Established in 2009, the Raghib Foundation was founded by tech mogul Muhammad Raghib Hussain. While the foundation lacks transparency and does not maintain a website, tax filings suggest that the Raghib Foundation supports the Pakistani community, education and global organizations.  

Raghib grants range from $10,000 to $108,000. Review recent grantmaking in the funder’s tax forms. Past grantees include Koshish Foundation, “a group of volunteers who believe in giving back to the communities, institutions, and countries they have benefited from”; Muslim Advocates, a national legal advocacy and educational organization; and Hidaya Foundation, which “helps the poor and needy with Zakat, Sadaqa and Qurbani under Social Welfare, Education, Health Care, and Self Employment projects.”

The foundation does not accept unsolicited applications.

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CONTACT:

Raghib Family Foundation

19066 Austin Way

Saratoga, CA 95070