Imam Ali Popular Students Relief Society [IAPSRS] is an international, non-governmental organization which started its activities in 1999.
The NGO earned special consultative status with Economic and Social Council of the United Nations in 2010 and general consultative status in 2017.
The IAPSRS provides a wide range of humanitarian services in Iran, Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. This community aims to create a world based on peace and justice and is majorly concerned with the vulnerable groups specially the children. To this purpose, it supports 4500 children and 700 women, including IDPs and refugees suffered from war and people affected by social issues stem from different kinds of poverty.
This community was developed based on the theories of Sharmin Meymandinejad and it majorly believes in enhancing social participation and developing a new study of established traditions and ceremonies in order to develop social and economic conditions.
IAPSRS Members are more than 10000 volunteers that the majority of them are university students or graduates who have dedicated a part of their life and time to do humanitarian works.
All the expanses of relief activities of IAPSRS are provided by popular donors, private benefactors and micro donations by a large number of people and students.