Who We Are

Meet Our Volunteers

Our Board of Directors and Staff

Halima Pender


Zsa Zsa Renee (Halima) Pender was born in 1964 and is a native of Maryland. She completed her high school education, after which she joined the United States Postal Service as a mail carrier. Zsa Zsa was a hands-on caretaker for both of her parents before they passed away. She dealt with many issues, ranging from dementia to end-of-life care. Having experienced this first-hand, Zsa Zsa understands the multifaced emotional, financial, and physical support people need. Zsa Zsa is an active member of her local community and is sincerely committed to helping others.

Imraan Jan


Imraan Jan was born and raised in Pennsylvania. He completed his bachelor’s in Biology from Rutgers University and then earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is currently training to be a radiation oncologist.┬áHe has held leadership roles in student clubs throughout his undergraduate and graduate education. He has a passion for helping others, and hopes to continue giving back through his work at the foundation.


Case Worker & Volunteer Coordinator

Born and raised in New York, Sadia graduated with her Masters in Journalism from Columbia University. In addition to serving as our primary case worker, Sadia manages the day-to-day running of the Foundation.

Khalid Sattar


Khalid was born and raised in Illinois. He graduated from New York University and then worked for a number of years. He currently resides in Maryland, where he works as an independent contractor.

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