Khan Foundation Holds Annual Leadership Awards & Fundraiser Honoring Emmy Nominated Filmmaker Byron Hurt

Khan Foundation Holds Annual Leadership Awards & Fundraiser Honoring Emmy Nominated Filmmaker Byron Hurt

Manhattan, NY - On December 8th,  Khan Foundation hosted its Annual Leadership Awards & Fundraiser at Haveli Bhanjara in the Lower East Side. The fundraiser honored the Emmy nominated documentary maker, writer, and activist, Byron Hurt. Hurt has made several award winning films including Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes & Soul Food Junkies

Khan Foundation Holds Orientation for College Access Program

Khan Foundation Holds Orientation for College Access Program

Khan Foundation Jackson Heights, New York – August 4, 2015 - This past weekend Khan Foundation a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization held its orientation for this year’s College Access Program (CAP) Scholars. The free program is in its second year of operation with its main purpose being to help NYC students from low-income, underrepresented communities, find, apply to, and gain admission to colleges with significant financial aid and scholarships. Over the next 6 months, the scholars will participate in Saturday morning workshops, a free 12-week SAT course, campus trips/tours, informational sessions with college representatives and receive one-on-one guidance counseling. Through targeted guidance and mentorship during workshops, Khan Foundation Instructors & Coordinators provide college admissions preparation as well as application & scholarship assistance over the entire college admissions process. The Khan Foundation believes that all young people should have an opportunity to apply to college, regardless of their personal backgrounds or financial statuses.

White House Commissioner Dr. Nina Ahmad Celebrates Khan Foundation’s College Access Program

White House Commissioner Dr. Nina Ahmad Celebrates Khan Foundation’s College Access Program

New York, NY – June 11, 2014 – Yesterday, Khan Foundation (KF), a not-for-profit organization serving low income and undocumented youth hosted a celebration for their first cohort of College Access Program Scholars at Macaulay Honors College. Dr. Ivan Khan, Founder, Melissa Johnson, Program Director, and Ashely Azor, Program Coordinator, lead the celebration for graduating KF scholars, their families, board members, and supporters.

Khan Foundation: Women In Leadership – Bridging Gaps

Queens, NY – January 9, 2014 – Khan Foundation (KF), a start-up not-for-profit organization serving minority students in the outer boroughs of NYC, recently held its first Women in Leadership event this past Thursday. In the 3-hour program held at the Khan’s Tutorial Astoria location, the organization hosted an open forum where women discussed gender identity and leadership goals.