What Does Zakat Foundation of America Do?
We uplift humanity through the transformational power of Zakat. We are a humanitarian organization that works to make the world a better place.
Beirut Emergency Relief - Rebuilding Lebanon
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.
Beirut Emergency Relief – Firsthand Accounts
Watch these heartbreaking accounts of people who endured explosions in Beirut and are struggling to rebuild their lives.
Imam Hafiz Zafeer Ali Shares How You Can Earn Sadaqah Jariyah
Imam Hafiz Zafeer Ali of ICNA shares words of comfort during Ramadan along with a reminder of our responsibility to give back. Support the Muslims in India today: zakat.org/donate
Imam Jawad Shares A Request from Sheikh Islahi
While we can't gather in masjids, Imam Jawad from the Islamic Center of North Jersey has an important message about giving generously. Make a gift today: zakat.org/donate
Sheikh Yusuf Islahi Explains Traits of the Righteous
This Ramadan, try to strive for excellence in your deen. Sheikh Yusuf Islahi shares what traits the righteous among us share. Righteousness isn't just about acts of worship, it is about caring for humanity.
The Mosque Foundation's Sheikh Jamal Said Shares How To Help During the COVID-19 Pandemic
A message from The Mosque Foundation's Principal Imam & Director, Sheikh Jamal Said on how we can save lives during a pandemic in Ramadan.
Zakat Foundation of America Donates Thousands of Masks and Gloves to Underserved Community Hospitals
Zakat Foundation of America secured and donated medical-grade gloves and masks to local hospitals in underserved communities in Chicago.
COVID-19: How You Can Help
Watch our video on how we are working with people on the frontlines of the Coronavirus pandemic to provide medical supplies, financial assistance, food packages, and hygiene kits. Learn how you can help us in this fight.
WVON 1690AM - The Talk of Chicago Interview With Halil Demir
Halil Demir, Zakat Foundation of America Founder and Executive Director, interviews with WVON 1690AM - The Talk of Chicago to discuss his book.
How Do You Survive A Harsh Winter?
Syrian refugees share their heartbreaking stories of survival as they brace themselves against sub-zero winter conditions in refugee camps in Lebanon. Won’t you help them by making a gift?
The Fight for Survival This Winter in Refugee Camps
From freezing rain entering their flimsy tents to walking in puddle-filled mud with no shoes, refugees are living in conditions that are deadly. Help us give these people the winter essentials they need to survive.