Tahira’s story – How your support helped change Tahira and her family’s lives forever. Eight years ago in Quetta, Pakistan, little Tahira’s father died. She was only eight years old at the time and was completely devastated. When her father died, the family lost their livelihood and their home. Tahira’s mother, KaneezanBibi, was left to bring up Tahira and her three other children on a pension of less than £8 a month.