Press Clippings

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Zakat Foundation Distributes 1 Million Pounds of Fresh Food in U.S. Amid Pandemic

Demir and his team utilized its mental health arm, Khalil Center, a national professional mental health group, to treat underserved Americans.

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Zakat Foundation brings 11,000 pounds of fresh produce to Cedar Rapids

The Zakat Foundation of America distributed 11,000 pounds of fresh produce in the Cedar Rapids area on Thursday.

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Want to learn more about race in America? This book list will help

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks about her children's book, "Turning Pages: My Life Story," at last year's Mississippi Book Festival in Jackson, Miss.

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Zakat Foundation Launches Muslim Philanthropy Graduate Institute

Zakat Foundation of America has announced the creation of the Zakat Foundation Institute.

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Don’t Believe the Hype. Wealth Taxes Are Nothing New.

In July, a group of 83 of the world’s richest people calling itself Millionaires for Humanity urged governments to increase taxes on them to help deal with the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Here’s How a Revamped Wealth Tax Could Fuel the COVID-19 Recovery

Earlier this month, Millionaires for Humanity, a group comprising 83 of the world’s richest people, called on governments to increase their taxes in the wake of COVID’s economic fallout.

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Lilly School Launches Grad Fellowship In Muslim Philanthropy

A Fellowship in Muslim Philanthropic and Humanitarian Studies in collaboration with the Zakat Foundation Institute (ZFI) beginning in the fall 2020 semester, school officials announced.

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Mothers Who Lost Children To Police Brutality Rally Downtown To Demand Justice, Reform From Police Systems

A crowd joined Mothers United For Justice, the Zakat Foundation of America, Heartland Alliance and other groups to support mothers who lost their loved ones to police brutality.

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Here's how a revamped wealth tax could fuel the COVID recovery

Smart wealth taxes can preserve capitalism in its fairest forms by increasing innovation, entrepreneurship and wealth creation, argues one investor.

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Zakat and mothers hold Anti-Police Violence Rally

Zakat Foundation of America, in partnership with Our Lady of Suyapa Sanctuary and Readi Chicago, a Heartland Alliance program, is taking to the streets.

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Zakat Foundation Rally

Zakat Foundation of America is taking to the streets. Armed with peace and prayer, mothers lift up their voices as people who have lost their children to police brutality, gathering August 8 at the Daley Plaza

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Food for all

Earlier in the month, area Muslims helped give out food from the same location along with NAACP. The Zakat Foundation of America had provided 1,400 boxes of food.