Introduction to Locally Lahore
Locally Lahore is a non-government private organization formed to boost up the city tourism, cultural, historical, commercial and civic importance of Lahore city. The slogan is “Locally Lahore. Discover More.” sums it up all that helps you know more about Lahore. Locally Lahore is specifically designed to help you discover the city and explore what’s around the town. Locally Lahore is Promoting tourism in Lahore by organizing different type of events in historical as well as developed places of Lahore. Locally Team plans different mediums to deliver the history behind the places to Participants.
What Kind of Social Welfare Activities Locally Lahore do?
Locally Lahore is arranging events and social activities under community giveback initiative from last 3 years. Locally Lahore organized Iftar programs in Holy Month of Ramadan at different places (pre-selected) of Lahore under community giveback initiative. Under this program, Locally covered Hospitals, SOS Villages, Pakistan Sweet Homes, Roadside people or travelers who are with fast, Mosques, Old age Homes, Labor sites and other areas. Also, Locally Lahore donated clothes for kids at Dar-ul-Shafqat, Chowk Yateem Khan in Ramadan.
Locally Lahore is planning to establish and manage computer lab and software incubation center for children living in Dar-ul-shafqat, Lahore. Providing them all the computing facilities, so that they can utilize and gain benefits of knowing technology in their education. This idea is to enable them to know about information technology and its application in daily life. The reason is to provide them environment of technical education to become more valuable human resource and have latest skill set to meet the needs of today’s world. part of social economic development.
The purpose of this initiative is to enable and provide platform of equal opportunity to less privileged and less resourceful ignored section of society. As we all know about the importance of computer, software and information technology, and its impact on common man life in social economic growth of world communities. This is one of it’s kind initiative by some local organization to establish most modern and dedicated computer lab for children living in Dar-ul-shafqat.
We are planning to enable it as sustainable enough to continuously provide technical skills and basic computer knowledge. The specific purpose of incubation center for young children is to enable them to utilize their learning skills to establish their own startups and making them self sufficient to innovation and creativity through use of technology.
Main computer lab dimensions are 24 to 24 feet approx. Covering area of 576 square feet.
Goals and Objective
Our goal is to set up 24 desk lab with latest machines , digital learning multimedia equipment with high speed internet. The computer lab will be designed purposefully keeping room for expansion and to set up interactive classroom along with computer software, hardware and mobile hardware lab facilities.
One section of lab will be dedicated as incubator for 4 teams simultaneously working. Ground work of this initiative has been started and our dedicated team will finish it in next 3 months time to ready lab to equip with and inquired hardware.
Development and Future Running
Our donors and contributors are fully financially supporting this throughout its development and further running of this facility. Locally Lahore team will be managing all infrastructure, workstation and completion of work. Our team will also manage to run facility in effective and efficient manner and conduct regular classes of basic computer knowledge, software and hardware lectures by professionals.
Project Name: Establishment of Computer Lab and Incubation Center
Project Package: Section 1 Large Room (24 ft x 24 ft)
Project Start Date: 1st September 2016
Project Completion Estimated Duration: 6 months
High Level Cost Estimation: 1557,000 PKR
High Level Monthly Running Estimation: 80,000 PKR
For Volunteer Services
You can contact Mr. Mohsin Azam (03214106223, 042 35973976) for further details and to be part of this great initiative. We also welcome volunteers to help us in this regard. As a verification Process, We will completely document and share stuff with people to verify our team efforts.
Check our other Community Giveback Initiative and Social Work of Locally Lahore