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A Displacement Camp in Iraq

Starvation in Iraq’s Camps

We've all sadly seen the images of malnourished children in Somalia, Yemen and elsewhere. Coming to Iraq however, I never expected to see such a situation here, a land that was once a bread basket for the Ummah. Today during…

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Between Grief and Happiness

Ummah Welfare Trust’s UK team are currently in North Iraq providing financial assistance to refugee families from Mosul. Read their first account: Today we travelled to the dusty al Khazer Camp just outside the city of Erbil with the aim…

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Assisting a Widow in Iraq

Remembering Her Murdered Father

Ummah Welfare Trust’s UK team are in North Iraq providing financial assistance to refugee families from Mosul. Read their latest account: We awoke on Thursday morning with another long day of zakat distributions ahead of us. During the day an…

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Uighur Assistance in Turkey

Assisting Survivors of the Uighur Genocide

Ummah Welfare Trust UK staff have been in Turkey this week providing financial assistance to Uighur families who have fled the genocide of East Turkestan. Over 1,000 families are being helped in the programme, alhamdulillah. See the latest from the…

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Financial Assistance for Syria's Blind

Financial Assistance for Syria’s Blind

Ummah Welfare Trust distributed your zakat contributions to hundreds of blind people in North Syria in recent weeks. In an ongoing multi-million-pound programme, poor Muslims across Idlib, all of whom were blind or visually-impaired, were given $200 each to help…

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New Endoscopy Equipment for Binnish Hospital in Idlib

New Endoscopy Equipment for Binnish Hospital in Idlib

Ummah Welfare Trust delivered vital endoscopy equipment to Binnish Hospital in Syria's Idlib province in recent days, alhamdulillah. The Medical Director of the hospital, Dr Usama (may Allah protect him), highlights the importance of this new equipment.  

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Ummah Welfare Trust's Qurbani programme in Syria

Qurbani 2020: A Summary of Your Sacrifices!

Ummah Welfare Trust delivered its largest ever Qurbani programme for 2020, alhamdulillah. Almost 18,000 animals were sacrificed across 17 countries, feeding over 800,000 Muslims. Read the charity's new report detailing how your Qurbani was delivered this year. May Allah accept…

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