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Where to Pay Zakat Al-Fitr - Pay Yours Before Eid

Zakat al-Fitr is an important part of Ramadan and a key charity given at the end of the holy month. Every Muslim is required to pay Zakat al-Fitr at the conclusion of the month of Ramadan as a token of thankfulness to God for having enabled him or her to observe the obligatory fast. Its …

Help Provide Warmth to Syrian Refugees This Winter

What It's Like to Spend Winter in Makeshift Tents

Millions of people will face life-threatening situations this winter. Freezing temperatures mean that the lives of babies, children and impoverished families are at serious risk. According to the UN, 13 million people are in desperate need as winter sets in. Last year, temperatures in the refugee camps bordering Syria fell below zero and many refugees …

Eidul Adha

Well Known Organizations Where You Can Make Udhiyah

The Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, said,”For every hair of the Qurbani you will receive a reward from Allah, and for every strand of its wool you will receive a reward.” (Tirmidhi) Udhiya or Qurbani is a reminder of Prophet Ibrahim’s (as) obedience and devotion to Allah (swt). It is a religious obligation that …

charity

Best Charity Campaigns Where You Can Pay Sadaqah & Zakat

During Ramadan, Muslims around the world hurry up to engage in charity and giving and increase the good deeds to grasp the blessings of this holy month. In 2016, Muslim Charities Forum estimated that British Muslims gave approximately £100 million to charitable causes during the month of Ramadan. Muslims 4 Humanity page connects you with a selection …

Hunger

The Pangs of Hunger – Charity and Prayers for Those Facing Starvation

Four years of my childhood, between 1983 and 1987, were spent in Sudan. As part of an expatriate family, I lived a rather sheltered and idyllic life revolving around family, school and my beloved pet goat, Billy. Yes, pet goat — you heard that right. In between all of this, however, came the great Ethiopian-Sudanese famine of 1983. The …

Chemical attack

How to Help the Victims of Syria's Chemical Attack

At least 83 people have been reportedly killed in a chemical attack in Syria’s Idlib province, including 25 children — one of the deadliest chemical weapons attacks in the country in years. The Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations (UOSSM) shared the casualty numbers (as well as the injury count, which is at least 350 …

Rohingya

Rohingya Muslims Resist Persecution 'Through Theater'

In an attempt to keep their heritage alive, a group of Rohingya Muslims in Canada are making a documentary about the persecution of their community in Myanmar. “I Am Rohingya” is a powerful and emotional drama about life, loss, violence, and hope that chronicles the lives of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar, according to Muslim …

Rohingya Muslims : World’s Most Persecuted Minority

Considered as the world’s most persecuted minority by the UN, the Rohingya Muslims continue to suffer decades of discrimination and persecution in Buddhist-majority Maynmar. Over the past decade, thousands of Rohingyas have been killed since violence broke out in 2008, forcing hundreds of thousands to flee their homes to neighboring countries. Violence escalated against the …

Plight of Syrian Refugees Continues As Winter Draws in

As Syria’s civil war continues to rage for the sixth year, thousands of civilians are left in urgent need as winter draws in. UN figures show nearly half a million people across Syria have fled their homes since the start of the year, not including the latest displacement of people from Aleppo in northern Syria. …

Yemen

Zain Bhikha & Dawud Wharnsby Join Fundraising Events for Yemen

In response to the critical situation in Yemen, Islamic Relief and the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) have launched an emergency appeal for Yemen. A series of emergency fundraising events have been organized to take place in London and Leicester where both charities will be raising funds and sending a lifeline to our brothers and sisters in …



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