Very successful fund raising events were organized through DSF volunteer supporters in Australia. Ayesha Bux and her team lined up events in Melbourne and Sydney which led to raise considerable amounts for surgeries of acid burn victims. DSF team comprising Masarrat Misbah, Ayesha Taslim, Sabira Sultana and Farayal Gouhar travelled to manage the events.
In Melbourne Masarrat Misbah gave personal grooming and makeup sessions to registered entrants at two different venues in the city. A Play ‘Khali Kamra’ written directed and produced by Faryal Gouhar was staged to a house full audience. The Play highlighted various forms of violence against women.
In Sydney a dinner was organized by Nazish Minto inviting elites of the city. Masarrat Misbagh gave an over view of the organization supported by acid victim documentaries. Sabra Sultana shared her journey of life from misery to rehabilitation. While audience were moved by narration of sad incidents in her life they also appreciated the DSF efforts in putting back her esteem.
Renowned designers of Pakistan including Umar Sayeed, Rizwan Beyg, HSY (Hasan Sheharyar Yasin), Nomi Ansari, Nazneen Tariq, Hajra Hayat, Honi Waqar and Yousaf Bashir donated dresses, jewelry and paintings which were auctioned at a very good price during the events.