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Sierra Leone Muslims Appeal For Help After Deadly Flooding

Muslim-majority Sierra Leone has been hit by deadly floods and mudslides that killed hundreds. Hundreds feared dead, thousands still missing and many more left homeless due to the mudslide that washed away dozens of houses near the capital, Freetown Sierra Leone’s president has appealed for urgent help to support the thousands of people affected by a devastating …

Omar Suliman

Sheikh Omar Suleiman Was Live - Setting Up Schools for Syrian Children

In this video, Sheikh Omar Suliman joins HHRD efforts in setting up a new school at the Syrian border. The ongoing crisis in Syria is in its 6th year and as a result, 250,000 people have been killed with more than 50% displaced. From 4,810,216 of the registered Syrian refugees 635,324 are residing in Jordan where 86% are …

The Story of This Muslim Foster Father Inspires Humanity

For more than two decades, an American Muslim of Libyan descent has served as a foster parent to terminally ill children. The ceaseless effort of Mohamed Bzeek to serve those children and ease their suffering has prompted some people to launch a campaign in the hope of giving back to this good-hearted Muslim man. Bzeek …

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An Inspirational Muslim Gives Back by Feeding the Homeless

Humble Beginnings is a charity project  launched in 2012 by Akbar McEntyre, a social worker who was born and raised in Paterson. Akbar recently received his Master’s degree in social work from Seton Hall University, and spends his time giving back to the city of Paterson through his work at Humble Beginnings. “What makes Humble Beginnings …

Canadian Muslim

Meet 5 Canadian Muslim Groups Making Great Contributions

According to a study conducted by the Environics Institute for Survey Research, Until fairly recently, followers of the religion of Islam were just one of the many parts of the Canadian mosaic that has emerged over the past few centuries from waves of immigrants coming to a land peopled by its Indigenous inhabitants. The first recorded …

US Muslims Stand Up to Guard Jewish Centers After Attacks

After a spate of attacks on synagogues in a number of U.S. states, a group of American Muslims have stood up to guard Jewish places of worship in the United States. In recent months, two Jewish cemeteries were vandalized in Philadelphia and Rochester plus the mass desecration of a historically Jewish cemetery in Missouri. A series …

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35 Acts of Kindness in 5 Minutes or Less

Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Every act of kindness is a Sadaqa (charity)” (Bukhari, Muslim) Very often though, we feel we don’t have the time for kind gestures, despite our best intentions. These 35 ideas are just some quick things we can do to practice this essential part of our faith. …

Young Muslim Shows Islam Face Through Charity

In our interviews with Muslim charity and relief organizations, Muslims For Humanity page likes to share with its readers a diversity of role models and inspiring humanitarian projects. In this interview, we shed the light on Sofraa Foundation, an NGO founded by a young Muslim  who aspired to play a role in showing the true face of Islam …

Civility… A Universal Human Virtue

Civility… A Universal Human Virtue

Salam Dear Brother, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. It reflects genuine human concerns, rather than asking about Islam. We, as Muslims share your concerns too! Let me start by saying that civility is a human virtue and is universal, though it can take different forms, according to culture. No …

How Can Old Islam Protect Recent Human Rights

How Can Old Islam Protect Recent Human Rights?

Salam (Peace) Dear John, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Much has been written on Islam and human rights. What today is referred to as human rights has roots, going back far further than you suggest. However, it has been known under other names, such as “natural rights” or “the rights …



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