New Barakat Website Launched

We are happy to announce the release of a new Barakat website. We undertook an ambitious re-branding process last year, which resulted in a new logo, a revised mission statement, and a new visual identity for the Barakat brand. You can still access archives at barakatworld.org but now through a streamlined design and a fresh…

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"Five-Under-Forty" Event Benefits Barakat

On September 12, New England Home Magazine hosted the Five under Forty Awards at the Landry & Arcari showroom, on Stuart Street in Boston.  The awards spotlight the hottest emerging talent in residential design in New England, including the fields of architecture, home-design products and accessories, interiors, furniture and-NEW this year-landscape design! The winner in…

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Barakat's 6th Annual Walk a Success

Barakat’s 6th Annual Walk for Literacy on September 28th was a huge success, raising more funds than all previous walks! Over 100 people came together on a beautiful fall day at the Cambridge Common to walk to promote Barakat’s mission of improving access to education in Afghanistan and Pakistan. All the proceeds will benefit our literacy…

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Join in. Invest. Change a Life.

In a world with 793 million illiterate people—2/3 of whom are women and girls—the time to act is now. Barakat has been working to change lives through education for over 20 years. More than 80 percent of Barakat students come from families making less than $2 a day! But no matter the poverty, no matter the…

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