“While I live and breathe I will work tirelessly to protect, heal and educate the women and children of Afghanistan.” – Mahboba Rawi, Founder of Mahboba’s Promise.

What We Are

Mahboba’s Promise is an Australian non-profit organisation dedicated to the women and children of Afghanistan. Founded in 1998, Mahboba’s Promise began its mission by helping to care for Afghan refugees who had been forced into a refugee camp in Pakistan by a devastating earthquake in Takhar, Afghanistan.

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(Photo by Government House) Mahboba with Gov Gen Quentin Bryce

Love marriage in Kabul

This acclaimed documentary focuses on the work of Mahboba Rawi, the strong-willed Afghan-Australian woman and the founder of Mahboba’s Promise, who has dedicated her life to helping orphans and widows in Afghanistan.Find out more film

Ramadan Appeal 2015

The theme of our Ramadan Appeal this year is ‘Humanity Starts With You’. Ramadan is a time to think of the basics of food, clothing and shelter. Taking care of these essentials is the start of the development process for the vulnerable of Afghanistan.

Find out how you can help.

Humanity starts with you

ShareGift Australia

Did you know that you can donate shares instead of cash?

We are very happy to announce that we are now working with ShareGift Australia. Recently we received a wonderful donation through them and would like to promote the service to all our donors.

ShareGift Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that provides shareholders with an easy way to sell their shares and donate the proceeds to charity. Click through to find out more. 13114 SGA Share Gift Logo

Karma currency foundation

Give a gift that makes a difference and stops unwanted presents ending up in landfill. Choose from the largest selection of charitable gifts in the world, including Mahboba’s Promise.

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A new collaboration

MEDIA RELEASE: Mahboba’s Promise and Food Ladder announce a collaborative social enterprise project in Afghanistan.

Mahboba’s Promise is happy to announce a collaboration with another Aussie-based organisation in a social enterprise food production project just outside of Kabul.

Read our media release for more details. Food Ladder logo tomato_background

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Donations over $2 are tax deductible in Australia.

Contact us

Phone: (02) 9887 1665


Email: office@mahbobaspromise.org


Office Address: Suite 4, 1 Avon Road, North Ryde, NSW 2113


Postal Address: PO Box 6234, North Ryde, NSW 2113, Australia

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