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4 pillars

The yas foundation philanthropic objectives

promoting local and global advancement

The YAS Foundation was Founded by Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini-Fard, the Foundation’s charitable operations seek to promote culture, science, humanities and scholarships both locally and globally.

The YAS Foundation provides charitable contributions in support of causes that adhere to the Founders’ philanthropic goals. The contributions support 4 pillars of philanthropy:

Supporting various programs and activities at institutes of higher education either through one-time or multi-year grants

Providing educational scholarships and professorships to assist gifted students who are determined to make a positive impact on the world. 

Awards to hospitals and medical research organizations undertaking cutting edge investigations to address conditions afflicting human health, with a particular focus on early detection of, and ultimately curing, cancer.

Sponsoring cultural events through museums and cultural centers devoted to promoting awareness of and appreciation of the arts with a particular emphasis on increasing understanding of Persian heritage.