Emergency Support for Afghan Scholars at Risk

Thanks to your support we have raised $50,587 from 229 gifts! 

30% and KCRW Interview!

September 10, 2021

Yesterday we reached the 30% milestone, thank you all for keeping the momentum going! 

This week Ali Behdad, Faculty Director of the Center for Near Eastern Studies at UCLA, sat down with KCRW to talk about our crowdfunding campaign. You can listen or read about their conversation by clicking here.

We hope this interview will inspire KCRW listeners to join our cause and help spread the word! 

Thank you for your support!

September 09, 2021


We are blown away by your support in this first week of our campaign! Thanks to 153 amazing donors, over $29,000 has been raised for emergency support! 

Thank you so much for your willingness to step in and help us provide this critical relief. We are humbled by the generosity you have shown this week.  

There are just 21 days left to reach the goal of $100,000! We know that with your help we can get there. Please join us in sharing our campaign online, in person, and on social media with the url spark.ucla.edu/SAR.  

We are so grateful for your overwhelming support! 

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