What Is Lillah?

What is Lillah?

  • 18th January 2019

Lillah meaning 'for Allah', comprises any form of charity given in the cause of Allah on a pure voluntary basis. This charitable giving is over and above the Zakat that one is liable for. For instance, many charitable organisations collect…

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What Is Sadaqah?

What is Sadaqah?

  • 4th January 2019

By Imam Ghazali (Rahimahullah) Sadaqah (giving in charity) is a deed designed to eliminate the spiritual malady of miserliness. But because the heart of the giver is not immune from show and insincerity, it has been emphasized that Sadaqah should…

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Solar Light Kits In Aleppo & Idlib

Solar Light Kits in Aleppo & Idlib

  • 1st January 2019

Ummah Welfare Trust delivered light kits (solar panels, LED lights and batteries) to over 1,700 displaced families in Idlib and Aleppo just before winter this year. Two schools, a hospital and a masjid (all in Idlib) also had new solar…

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What Is Zakat?

What is Zakat?

  • 17th December 2018

Zakat is one of the five pillars of Islam and is a duty performed on a regular basis. Zakat is not an option it is a compulsory act for all Muslims. It is a contribution paid once a year on…

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Relieving Debts In Gaza With Zakat

Relieving Debts in Gaza with Zakat

  • 30th November 2018

The number of indebted families in Gaza has spiralled. Eleven years of siege has reduced incomes and left unemployment soaring. Families are borrowing as a result to survive. One of the eight categories of people eligible for Zakat are the…

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Field Account From Sulawesi Indonesia

Field Account from Sulawesi Indonesia

  • 23rd October 2018

Ummah Welfare Trust fieldworker, Basharat Hussain, gives a detailed of account of the situation on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi following the massive earthquake here in late September. Travelling for nearly two days had left me sleep deprived and exhausted…

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Qurbani 2018 Summary Report

Qurbani 2018 Summary Report

  • 7th September 2018

Ummah Welfare Trust sacrificed 12,014 animals for Eid ul Adha this year. Over 500,000 Muslims were able to enjoy Udhiyyah, alhamdulillah See this year's video and report to see how the charity delivered your Qurbani in 19 countries. May Allah…

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