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Our Commitment

As a US-based, Muslim-run charity organization, Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) shows the inclusive beauty of Islam through programs that reach the destitute of all faiths both at home and abroad. Since its establishment in 2001, ZF has progressed from mostly offering immediate emergency aid and seasonal programs to a focus on severing the roots of poverty, utilizing Zakat and Sadaqa donations to develop long-term, sustainable solutions.

Pictured at right:  A ZF staff member hoists a Syrian refugee child onto his shoulder during a ZF food package distribution in the child’s village (Jordan, 2016).

 

 

 

 

 

Zakat-Funded Programs

We serve the most vulnerable of society with your zakat.

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Sadaqa-Funded Programs

We invest your sadaqa donations in humanitarian causes.

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Emergency Relief

We respond quickly to natural and man-made disasters.

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Seasonal Programs

We uphold the sunnah (tradition) of giving during the most blessed times of the year.

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Aqeeqah & Adaq

We perform the traditional sacrifice of gratitude upon the birth of a baby as well as other blessed occasions.

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Development & Sadaqa Jariyah

We complete projects that both empower communities to lift themselves out of poverty as well as grant the donor continual rewards.

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Orphan Sponsorship

We provide orphaned children with love, hope, and empowerment for the future.

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USA Programs

We organize activities to improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals in our local community.

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