About Us


Toos Foundation, a UK registered charity established by Jamil Kharrazi in 2006, is devoted to the promotion and preservation of Iranian art and culture. The Foundation is guided by those values and principles which uphold understanding, tolerance and respect within the community and among people from diverse backgrounds.

The Foundation supports cultural and educational activities that bring to light the richness and diversity of Iranian culture in order to foster a closer sense of community among Iranians and those interested in Iranian cultural heritage. The Foundation encourages inter-cultural communication and interaction between people of all cultures.

The Foundation initiates a wide range of activities intended to facilitate the study and understanding of Iran’s history and culture, supported by multi-disciplinary events that present different aspects of Iranian culture, both ancient and modern.


The supporters and patrons of the Foundation include Baroness Caroline Cox of Queensbury, Professor Colm A. O’Muircheartaigh, Professor Susan E. Mayer, Dr Raja Kamal, Mahmoud Khoshnam, Shiva shafighian, Jane Lewisohn, Dr Leonard Lewisohn