Magda Iskander is a social entrepreneur; she is Founder of Care with Love Association, that trains recruits to provide quality health care and assistance for the elderly and other homebound. She is also Chairperson of Friends of Children with Cancer.
Additionally, she is the founder of Health and Hope Oasis, the first supportive care center providing and promoting nutritional, physical and emotional wellbeing for children with cancer and their families in an environmentally healthy and safe set up and is located in Wadi El Natrun.
Iskandar was an Ashoka: Innovators for the Public Fellow in 2003 and was nominated as Schwab Foundation Fellow at the Social Creators Competition in 2008.
In addition, she was honored by the Ministry of Social Affairs for her services to the elderly in the community.