2008 - Drew University scholarship obtained and first student arrives from Afghanistan. AGFAF established as a fund within Community Foundation of New Jersey.
2009 - First Secondary School Placement at George School
2010 - AGFAF participates in "Return Afghanistan" program with the writer Khaled Hosseini and the photographers Zalmai and Joseph Hoyt.
2011 - First AGFAF retreat held at Drew University, First Secondary School Graduation at Blair Academy
2012 - First Student Shamila Graduates from Drew University
2013 - AGFAF student wins Glamour Magazine's Top College Woman Grand Prize; more students than ever before have summer jobs in Afghanistan.
2014 - AGFAF recognized with "Empowerment Through Education" award; more than 33 students assisted and $1,000,000 raised since inception in 2008
Committee members pictured at 2015 Annual Retreat at Drew University with guest speaker Cornelia Schneider. From l-r, Motiuk, Stack, Coates, Schneider, Greenburg, Bitar and Highland.
If you are interested in volunteering with our Fund, becoming a host family or have any questions - please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AGFAF was the recipient of the Drew University's Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict Empowerment Through Education Award.