Staff

Bakieva Madina
President
  • manages the Foundation since 2013;
  • more than 10 years of experience in major international organizations in the development and implementation of assistance programs, communications and PR;
  •  has a bachelor degree of International Relationships and master degree of political science.
Kassenova Ainash
Representative of the Foundation in Almaty
  • manages the Foundation since the opening in 2010;
  • author of many projects, which were successfully realized by the Foundation;
  • lawyer by diploma, philanthropist by trade;
  • has a long-term experience in international organizations;
  • at the moment, she is on academic leave.
Aimurzina Ainur
Vice-president
  • works in the Foundation since June 2013;
  • successfully leading the coordination of multiple projects as well as maintaining contacts with partners and beneficiaries;
  • has a diploma of International Relationships, also a certificate of general psychology;
  • At the moment, acting director of the subsidiary.
Sheshembekova Maral
Program coordinator
  • the Foundation Project coordinator in the field of the rights of children with disabilities and inclusive education;
  • more than 10 years of experience in the international organizations on the development of the socio-economic sphere in Kazakhstan;
  • has extensive experience in development and project management.
Marhaba Tasbulatova
Accountant manager

She has been working at the Foundation since July 2018. Graduated from the M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University, majoring in «Accounting and Audit». Has a work experience as an accountant starting from 2011.

Saule Beksultanova
Project manager
  • assists in the project “Different But Equal”
  • has an experience of conducting social researches on social, public and political issues;
  • has a diploma of the L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, “internatioal affairs” faculty;
  • has the degree of bachelor of Finance
Gulzhadyra Bekenova
Project assistant
  • Master degree in Education and Bachelor degree in psychology  from Al-Farabi’s KazNU;
  • has practical experience in working with children as a child psychologist in different educational organizations;
  • works at the Foundation on the “Mentors” project since August 2017.
Sara Kazybayeva
Project manager
  • leads projects in Almaty;
  • responsible for the work with beneficiaries.
Alisher Uzakov
Project assistant
  • -Employed by the Foundation since March 2017
  • Suleyman Demirel University graduate, B.A. in International Relations.
  • Previous experience includes work with orphans from Kazakhstan adopted by British citizens
  • Involved in projects: Different-Equal, implementation of inclusion in the schools of Kazakhstan.
Balzhan Kopobayeva
Project assistant

Involved in projects on children’s coaching, corporate mentoring, and inclusive art studio and theater. Graduated from the A. Baitursynov Kostanay State University, majoring in «Finance». Has experience working in projects in the field of economic research, public service.