November 12th, 2021
We have committed to stop using pictures for orphan selection during the sponsorship process – we’re making a change. We choose to love unconditionally. We choose to lead with love—no more browsing for children.
May 21st, 2021
Our Executive Director Khalil Demir explains why your support of humanitarian efforts in Gaza is needed now more than ever.
April 29th, 2021
Join us and Preacher Moss (as the Zakat Collector) for a new original ZakatCurious series featuring prominent scholars, community leaders, economists, and celebrities to demystify this pillar of Islam.
March 3rd, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America has officially opened an office in Cordoba, Argentina. Since 2011, we been at the forefront of humanitarian aid to various countries in Latin America.
February 25th, 2021
Help keep Syrian refugees stay safe and warm for the rest of the winter season. Please contribute to our Winter Relief program.
February 17th, 2021
Your Zakat has helped transform the lives of people in one of the most densely populated countries in the world in a short film that is sure to inspire you.
December 17th, 2020
As we continue to distribute food boxes in refugee camps in Lebanon, there are tears in the eyes who receive this much-needed aid. These food boxes are a lifeline that so many need. Won't you help feed the hungry this winter?
Zakat Foundation of America helped fund a charitable bakery to feed Syrian refugees displaced by war and violence. Watch to see how your gifts to hunger relief truly save lives.
Snow is falling fast in refugee camps. As freezing temperatures set in, children are walking in frozen mud with slippers or even worse, barefoot. Help us as we distribute 1 million tons of fuel to keep families warm all winter long.
September 28th, 2020
We uplift humanity through the transformational power of Zakat. We are a humanitarian organization that works to make the world a better place.
August 14th, 2020
Watch these heartbreaking accounts of people who endured explosions in Beirut and are struggling to rebuild their lives.
Our emergency relief workers are on the ground assessing the damage caused by the Beirut explosions. As we help to rebuild, we are in awe of the strength, grit, and resilience of the people of Lebanon.
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In 2020, 81¢ from each dollar donated went directly toward programs serving those in need. 12¢ went to administrative costs & 7¢ went to fundraising costs.