Widows Support Update (May 2018)

    Ummah Welfare Trust has a fund which is used to provide cash grants to widows in poor or conflict-ridden countries.

    Alhamdulillah, the charity has supported 2,816 widows in the past six months. The charity as always is urging for donations so that more widowed families can be helped.


    Total Funds Spent (December 2017 - May 2018): £385,756.60

    Country Widows Supported Expenditure
    Afghanistan 260 £47,938.88
    Bangladesh 615 £55,000.00
    Burma 66 £47,961.63
    Iraq 543 £45,000.00
    Kashmir 136 £24,558.00
    Pakistan 224 £40,135.32
    Sierra Leone 172 £25,000.00
    Syria 800 £100,162.77

    'The one who strives for widows and the poor is like the Mujahid in the way of Allah, or the one who stands in the night prayers and fasts during the day.'
    [Bukhari]

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