Sheikh Ali Bin Abdullah Bin Thani Al-Thani is a member of the ruling family of Qatar. He was born in 1956 and achieved his B.Sc. in Economic & Political Science from Portland State University, USA. (1981). Sheikh Ali is a renowned businessman. He is a benefactor man and established AL-Gharrafah charity foundation in 2014 and funded lots of charitable projects in Afghanistan.
This is my long-term dream to build a progressive Afghanistan. I use all my efforts, my thoughts, and my riches to realize this dream. It is my sincerest hope that the younger generation will grow into committed citizens who are able to concentrate and maintain interest in their country and be competent to meet the challenges of the future. I dedicate these projects to your country. I entrust you to take good care of it and hold you responsible for it. I wish you all to do your best to maintain its high level and work for its development at all times.
AL-Gharrafah Charity Foundation (AGF) is registered under license number 408 on the date 23/04/2014 in the economy ministry of Afghanistan. AGF is Owned and funded by H.E. Sheikh Ali bin Abdullahi bin Thani Al-Thani who is a member of the royal family in the state of Qatar. AL-Gharrafah Foundation began its activities in Afghanistan after obtaining its license whose achievements were welcomed by the Afghan people. The central office of AGF is in Kabul and has a regional office in Farah province.