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Help Provide Refugee Relief This Winter

These displaced civilians are in dire need of basic essentials for survival. It is a matter of life and death and the most vulnerable are children. For just $50, you can provide a winter relief package that provides, food, a blanket, and shoes. Please make a gift to our Emergency Relief Program today.

Why Humanitarian Aid Is Love

What does love mean to you? People need long-term programs that will help them. Zakat Foundation of America is working globally to provide the needy and vulnerable with programs that help uplift them for the long-term.

Sustainable Agriculture Can Provide Food Resilience

Can you imagine going a day without food for yourself or your family? At Zakat Foundation of America, we strive to meet the immediate needs of those who are hungry. We distribute food baskets with nutritious and wholesome foods.

What Requirements Qualify Wealth for Zakat?

What Qualifies Wealth for Zakat? We Answer This Common Question.

How Does a Syrian Refugee Survive A Harsh Winter?

Imagine having to survive the winter season without a home, proper clothing, or even food. So many have fled the war with only their most precious possessions only to see them destroyed by rains and floodingThe gifts you make bring love and warmth back into their lives.

What Is Sadaqah?

In current times, Sadaqah has come to mean charity that is voluntarily given. Sadaqah is not given any timeframe or any type of limits. Learn more about Sadarah here.

What Is the Difference Between Zakat and Sadaqah?

What Is the Difference Between Zakat and Sadaqah? We Answer This Common Question.

Is Zakat Due on All Wealth?

Is Zakat Due on All Wealth? We Answer This Common Question.

How We Give Thanks

If you’re in a position to give or be of service to others, it would be a time against that blessing not to give of what you have been given, help others, and make a difference.

Are Children and Those Lacking Mental Capacity Obligated to Pay Zakat?

Are Children and Those Lacking Mental Capacity Obligated to Pay Zakat? We Answer This Common Question.

How Is Zakat Calculated on Wealth?

How Is Zakat Calculated on Wealth? We Answer This Common Question.

What We Can Learn from Martin Luther King Jr. About Service

When we care for one another like we care for ourselves, we make the world a better place. Zakat Foundation hope that we can continue the legacy of service that Martin Luther King Jr. left for us as a guide.