Syrian Humanitarian Relief
Defend your faith (in Allah) with the help of charity. Protect your wealth with the aid of Zakat. Let the prayers guard you from calamities and disasters. - Imam Ali (a.s.), Nahjul Balagha.
A brutal four-year conflict has wreaked havoc on Syria and the surrounding region, leaving millions uprooted, traumatized and suffering in its wake. Entire swaths of the country have been destroyed, and according to UNHCR, an estimated 220,000 Syrians have been killed, and nearly 12 million others have been displaced within Syria and abroad. Today, there are over four million Syrians forced to flee their country into the neighboring countries, there is still no end in sight.
Yemen Appeal 2015
There is a major humanitarian crisis in Yemen. Recent events have led to hundreds of people killed and many more injured. Thousands have fled their homes and are struggling to find basic necessities, such as food, water and shelter.
Out of the population of over 20million in Yemen, nearly 1,000 are Khoja Shia Ithna-Asheri’s. Many have lived there for years. They are at risk of losing everything, including their homes and businesses.
The latest reports from the World Health Organisation indicate that since March 19, 2015, more than 700 civilians have been killed and more than 2,900 injured.