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UK Mosques to Help Homeless, Poor in Winter

Preston mosques hand out clothes and food to rough sleepers More than one hundred rucksacks filled with warm clothing and food are due to be handed out to the city’s homeless this week PRESTON – With the beginning of the harsh winter season in the UK, British mosques have started to cooperate for raising donations …

Muslims Donate 4869kg to Food Bank for Christmas

BLACKBURN – Muslim volunteers at Jaame Mosque in Blackburn, the UK, volunteered on December 9 to package 11,595 meals, stocking up their local food bank in preparation for Christmas, Asian Image reported on December 12. The Muslim charity drive saw mosques and Muslim organizations from Blackburn coming together to raise as much as they could …

Muslim Charity Launches “What Would Jesus Do” Campaign

Muslim Charity Launches “What Would Jesus Do” Campaign

LONDON – A UK-based Muslim charity will launch a new campaign this Christmas to support refugees under the title “What Would Jesus Do.”? “To some, it will seem strange that a Muslim charity is asking people what Jesus would do, that is, until they find out that Muslims also believe in Jesus,” a statement from …

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Canadian Mosque Delivers Milestone 15,000th Meal

TARIC Islamic Centre serves up hundreds of meals a week to those in need The initiative overlaps with a holy month in the Islamic calendar, which recognizes the birth of Prophet Muhammad. TORONTO – A Canadian mosque dished out its milestone 15,000th meal as part of its soup kitchen and meal delivery service on December …

Can I Pay my Father’s Debts from Zakah

Can I Pay My Father’s Debts from Zakah?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: If a person is not sufficiently rich as to be able to settle the debts of his parents, then the …

‘Kindness’ Charity Brings Joy to Needy Pensioners

This Elderly Woman Brings Joy to Needy Pensioners

With a passion to drive and help others, an 80-year-old Russian woman is sparing no effort to bring joy to the elder people in her city. Every day, Galina Yakovleva, a former trolley driver, takes her mini-van to distribute food to needy pensioners in the Russian port city of Saint Petersburg. “I do it because …

Kansas Muslims Provide Free Thanksgiving Meals to Poor

TOPEKA – The Islamic Center of Topeka in Kansas اhas teamed up with ‘Let’s Help’ organization to hand out 150 turkeys and Thanksgiving meals for needy families in the state on Saturday, WIBW reported. “The support from the Islamic community makes all the difference for many on Thanksgiving Day,” assured Linda Kehres, executive director of …

Mitzvah Day: Muslim, Jewish Volunteers Unite to Cook Chicken Soup

LONDON – Hundreds of young Muslim and Jewish volunteers came together on Sunday at East London mosque and dozens of venues across the country to cook up traditional pots of soup as part of the Jewish Mitzvah Day, or charity day. “This is a new experience for us. I’ve never made Jewish chicken soup before, …

Muslim Shopkeeper Provides Free Energy Top-ups to Needy

The harsh winter months are a time when many people in Britain struggle to afford to heat their homes. In particular we have the elderly, many of whom are too terrified to put the heating on due to affordability and the high costs of their utility bills Fuel poverty is not limited to pensioners and …

I’m Unable to Save Money; What Do I Do Wrong?

I’m Unable to Save Money; What Am I Doing Wrong?

In this counseling answer: • Alhamdulillah, you have a job and you pay your zakat and sadaqah. In these alone there is barakah. • Ask yourself whether having 0 at the end of the month is a bad thing. • Try and focus on the positive things you have in your life rather than the negative ones. …



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