Motivated by their desire to help their neighbors and fulfill the key Islamic tenet of charity, Muslim volunteers were always present when hurricane Harvey and Irma bettered US states of Texas and Florida.
Tag: Islamic Relief
Salaam alaikum, Thank you for your very important, timely question. The destruction that Hurricane Harvey has caused throughout Texas and Louisiana, notably in the city of Houston, is heartbreaking. The extent of the damage done is just massive (likely surpassing the damage done by Hurricane Katrina, more than $190 BILLION) and it’s going to take …
– A leading American Islamic charity has been chosen as one of the best charities assisting in rebuilding from hurricane Harvey’s aftermath, which devastated parts of Texas and Louisiana, leaving countless residents homeless.
As Texas’ biggest church closed doors during Hurricane Harvey, dozens of mosques welcomed people of all faiths to its facilities, sheltering those forced to leave their homes devastated by hurricane floods and rain.
A leading American Muslim group has launched a new relief campaign to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey, urging US Muslims to assist their fellow Americans in this time of need and distress.
Muslim and Methodist volunteers are teaming up to help Princeville town, North Carolina, that was hard-hit by Hurricane Matthew.
Islamic Relief Canada, the leading Canadian Muslim NGO, will be hosting Trevor Noah in an event to mark ten years as an international NGO in Canada.
In Aleppo, thousands of families are buried along with their dreams. There is a haunting aura of doom, destruction, and carnage. “Where are you?!” scream out the powerless victims of atrocity and genocide. Where is the help indeed? AlMaghrib Institute in conjunction with Islamic Relief, is hosting Emergency Appeal for Aleppo. Join Waleed Basyouni, Yasir …
In a year when Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has frequently cast Muslims as violent radicals, the Islamic Relief charity’s volunteers say they have been thrust into the role of unofficial ambassadors for the real Muslim America.
As Hurricane Matthew completely shut down the Bahamas, Helping Hand for Relief and Development, a Muslim-based non-profit group in Houston, has kicked relief efforts around the US and Haiti to help evacuees.