Who We Are

Our Vision

Our vision is to achieve immediate and lasting change in the lives of people, particularly children, through the improvement of health and the support of education.

Many Years of Giving

Generosity does not always look like a financial donation alone. It can look like compassion, perspective, time, energy and love. Here is a video that covers more than thirty years of giving by Djavad Mowafaghian. It just may pull on your heartstrings.
~ Vera A., employee, Djavad Mowafaghian Foundation

Humanitarian Awards

During the Dalai Lama’s visit to Vancouver in 2014, he personally presented 2014 Dalai Lama Humanitarian Awards to John Volken, Djavad Mowafaghian and Frank Giustra.  The award recognizes those devoted to philanthropy and humanitarian causes.