September 24th, 2021
Since 2001, the organization has empowered millions of people to recover from disasters and escape poverty by taking control of their own lives. It has addressed the immediate needs of poor communities worldwide.
August 12th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America is distributing school supplies all month long in its back-to-school campaign. There are several events throughout the month in the North Carolina area. Join one!
July 1st, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America has selected the winners for its scholarships, aiding students in six different regions in the United States.
May 21st, 2021
Aziz Al-Kolak is 10 years old. He and his family — civilians — were victims in an Israeli bombing on May 16 that left him stuck in rubble for six hours.
May 7th, 2021
Fundraising platform GoFundMe has joins us in celebrating seasonal giving this Ramadan.
April 16th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America is also hosting two food distributions Saturday, the first of which is in partnership with DoorDash and the city of Hayward and Pro Tempore Mayor Aisha Wahab.
April 14th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America is being featured as a top charity in Facebook’s brand-new #MonthofGood campaign to celebrate — and give back during — Ramadan.
April 13th, 2021
This Ramadan, Zakat Foundation of America is committed to providing 100,000 meals domestically in a campaign called Feel the Hunger to Do Good — 15,000 of those meals are being provided in partnership with DoorDash.
April 12th, 2021
After delivering more than 3 million pounds of fresh food in the United States in 2020, Zakat Foundation of America has built connections that allow the nonprofit to do even more this year.
April 7th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America and DoorDash are partnering in a campaign called Feel the Hunger to Do Good. This partnership is committed to helping feed the hungry and combat food insecurity during Ramadan.
March 29th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America has set aside $20,000 in scholarships for high school seniors entering college who have volunteered with the organization or engaged in community service.
March 25th, 2021
Zakat Foundation of America is partnering with Roseland Community Hospital to help reach the underserved. This partnership will last three months and kicks off March 26.
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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.