General Info

When was Muslim Aid set up?

When was Muslim Aid set up?

November 1, 1985
Muslim Aid/Founded

What countries do Muslim Aid Help?

Since then, we have opened over 100 offices in 40 countries worldwide – from Afghanistan to Albania, Pakistan to Palestine, Somalia to Sudan. In addition to disaster relief, we carry out sustainable development work to provide water, food, shelter, healthcare, education in the long-term.

How can Muslims help Yemen?

Donate to the Yemen Crisis Appeal

  1. Provide frontline medical and aid workers with equipment and supplies to care for the vulnerable and sick.
  2. Ensure families get enough food to prevent malnutrition, particularly amongst children.
  3. Provide families with clean water, soap and information on keeping themselves safe.

What does sadaqah mean in Islam?

Sadaqat means to give alms and also legal alms for which the word zakat is used in the Quran and the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad. Zakat has been called sadaqat because it is also a kind of compulsory charity. According to Quran, Sadaqa leads into the purification of the benefactor.

What are the goals of Islamic Aid?

Muslim Aid is a UK-based charity founded in 1985 which works in more than 70 of the poorest countries to alleviate suffering and poverty. Muslim Aid is guided by the teachings of Islam. Its aim is to tackle poverty and its causes and to respond to emergencies caused by natural disasters and war.

Who are helping Yemen?

Yemen is facing the largest humanitarian crisis of our time. The International Rescue Committee provides lifesaving emergency aid, clean water, education, women’s protection and medical care to millions of people in Yemen affected by violent conflict and a growing health crisis that now includes COVID-19.

Can I give sadaqah to my family?

Sadaqah cannot be given to any individual who is not struggling and holds enough wealth to support themselves and their family. Your Sadaqah donations continue to provide our teams with the resources we need to ensure confident and happy children.

How many types of sadaqah are there in Islam?

Even without money there are seventeen types of Sadaqah to perform for a stronger Iman. From spreading knowledge to being patient in difficult times, Sadaqah can be performed anywhere throughout the years of our lives. Take part in any of these causes not only with Sadaqah, but also with your zakat.

What do Islamic Relief do to help people?

Islamic Relief is a faith-inspired humanitarian aid and development agency working to save and transform the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable people. Our livelihoods and education projects empower people to escape poverty and build brighter futures.

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