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Ms. Rumera Akhtar Hasan Rizvi

Help Yourself Foundation is a noble organization that will help the needy and underprivileged people of the society. I am fortunate to be part and initiate this organization as such a young age as I have seen people around me struggle for smallest, basic things. My endeavor is make this world a better place for people to live in the smallest way that the organization can.

Ms. Rizwana Khan

It is a great honor to initiate and be a part of Help Yourself Foundation for the upliftment of the underprivileged and the minority sector.

Mrs. Shabana Imran Chaouhan

To be able to work for people who are disadvantaged is a matter of privilege. Help Yourself Foundation will leave no stone unturned to help the society.

Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi

Ex. Member of Parliament
Proprietor – Rizvi Builders
Managing Director – Rizvi Hotels & Estate Pvt. Ltd.
President – Rizvi Education
Society (Mumbai) President – Dr. Rizvi Educational Trust (Allahabad)
Founder – Help Yourself Foundation
Founder Trustee – Zainabia Trust
Owner – Zainabia Channel
Proprietor – Akhtar Rizvi Films

Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi is well known as a great educationist, scholar and founder of so many educational institutions all over India. He is using his talent, wealth and knowledge to serve the nation and its people. A student par excellence, his academic acquisitions include a doctorate from the University of Mumbai and a Diploma in Business Management.

Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi mission is to educate students who exhibit a high level of competence in their area of study, sports, cultural and demonstrate service to the community. The Rizvi Education Society values students learning, critical thinking, oral and written communication skills, and an understanding of a globally oriented world.

Through intellectual, social, physical, and spiritual development, Rizvi Education Society seeks to provide students with skills and strengths they will need in their roles as citizens, friends, parents, community leaders, employers, employees, teachers, and caring individuals. Rizvi education society is committed to providing you with an outstanding education that is current, relevant, and meaningful in today s dynamic and rapidly changing global marketplace.

Dr. Rizvi has done very commendable work for establishing Arabic Madarsa, English medium schools and colleges in Mumbai, Lucknow and Jaunpur. In Mumbai he has established Rizvi College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Rizvi College of Hotel Management, Catering Technology, MBA, Engineering College and Springfield School. In Jaunpur he has established Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi Girls Shia Degree College of Science & Commerce, Meena Rizvi Girls Inter College and Dr. Rizvi Learners Academy English Medium School. He has also donated huge fund to other institutions like Shia Degree College (Lucknow),
Yadgar E-Hussaini College (Allahabad), Karari Inter College (Karari) and Zainabia Arabic School (Karari).

Besides this, he is also a former member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha). In the year 1998-2004, he was appointed as the President of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for the whole of Uttar Pradesh.

Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi is also the chairman of Rizvi Builders, a trusted name in housing and real estate. The flagship brand of Rizvi Group is a name synonymous with quality construction, timely possession and transparent dealings. The company based in Mumbai, India. In the 27 years of business Rizvi Builders have constructed over 500 commercial and residential projects in Mumbai and Goa. Most of the new and proposed development is focussed in the commercial capital. Current and proposed,projects are located at Bandra, Mahim, Tardeo, Malad and Kurla.

His love for films has been reflected through his produced featured films like Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans (2014) and bilingual. He worked last on the drama film T for Taj Mahal.

He is also a Philanthropist and runs an NGO by the name of Help yourself Foundation. Help Yourself Foundation works for awareness of cancer and helps cancer patients to get financial aid. HYF also organises Marathon in the memory of Rizvi Education Society s beloved treasurer of Mr. Saquib Rizvi. The name of the event is Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon which helps to collect Fund for awareness of Cancer and Cancer patient s treatment. Till date 3 editions were successfully conducted by Help Yourself Foundation and Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi getting ample amount of help from his wife Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizivi who is also Founder of Help Yourself Foundation and Director of Rizvi Education Society.

We endeavour to achieve Excellence Experiential Learning, which is creative, futuristic and lifelong. This will help the participants to acquire the requisite skills and tools to attain personal and organizational goals.

Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi

Proprietor and Managing Director – Ruby Constructions
Founder – Help Yourself Foundation
Director – Rizvi Builders
Director – Rizvi Education Society
Director – Dr. Akhtar Rizvi Educational Trust
C.E.O – Zainabia Channel Trustee & Secretary – Rizvi Sports Club & Rizvi College of Arts, Science and Commerce Sports Club
Vice President – Public Relation Council of India
Chief Advisor – India Fine Arts Council Chairperson – Women Entrepreneurs
Development Council Patron Member – MEIDA & ASANAJ Foundation.

Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi completed her LLB from Rizvi Law College, LLM from Mumbai University and has various certifications in Forensic Science. The famous Indian Criminal lawyer is also associated with the Chief Public Prosecutor, Mumbai High Court and is a lifetime member of IFS. With this, she is a recipient of Indias Most Eminent Women Educationalist and Entrepreneur of the year, Woman Achievers 2018, Advances in Crime Scene Investigation awards as well.

Education and Law, both are very close to her heart, and she is passionate about being an educationist and also a forensic expert and lawyer. Both industries are quite different from each other but function on the premises of ethics and moral duty, and hence, she enjoys both fields equally. She also feels happy that she is in a position where she can create a positive influence on society and represent women on various platforms.

Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi is the director of Rizvi Builders, Rizvi Education Society and the founder of Help Yourself Foundation, a non commercial organization. She is the woman of substance with a great vision and strong will. As an educator, Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi found many positives and several challenges. As per her, the good part about the Education industry is that one is directly connected to youngsters and the fact, you can mould them the way you want.

Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvis leadership philosophy is that one must aim to be perfect in whatever one decides to accomplish and lead the team through example. Her leadership style is more of a visionary kind, who thinks about the future or advancements creatively and imaginatively. She is a person who is ahead of time and who has an excellent plan for change in the future.

Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvis is a face behind Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon (SRMCAM) This distance running event was a dream for HYF founder Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi as the purpose intended to create a greater awareness about issues related to Cancer and to set off initiatives providing a generous helping hand to those affected by this terrible illness. This is a run for charitable purposes and to promote a better life for Cancer Patients and their Families. SRMCAM Founder Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi conducted this Marathon successfully since last 3 years and geared up for 4th edition.

The aim of education should be to teach the child to think, not what to think. Our earnest endeavour is to optimise the potential of each child as they grow to become life long learners