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A Child In Gaza Receives Help

Helping Gaza’s Families Through Covid 19

Gaza's Muslims have endured a 'double quarantine' in this past year. Covid 19 and the ongoing international blockade has left more families than ever needing help. Ummah Welfare Trust has delivered zakat assistance to over 6,700 families across Gaza during…

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A Derelict House In Gaza

New Homes for Gaza’s Besieged Families

The ongoing blockade of Gaza has created a huge housing crisis. Homes that were destroyed in 2014’s airstrikes have remained destroyed. Many Muslims today continue to live in a pitiful state. Alhamdulillah, Ummah Welfare Trust has provided home-renovation grants to…

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Camps In Iraq For Mosul Refugees

Living in Uncertainty

Read the latest account of Ummah Welfare Trust’s UK team in Iraq: Reflecting on our visits to Iraq’s refugee camps, and after meeting thousands of orphans and widows, we are truly reminded of the blessings that Allah has bestowed upon…

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Financial Assistance For Iraq's Displaced

Helping the Displaced in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq

Over the weekend, Ummah Welfare Trust’s UK team provided financial assistance to over a thousand displaced families in the northern Iraqi city of Sulaymaniyah. These families were desperately poor after having fled their homes in Diyala, Ramadi and other southern…

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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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Iraqi Widows In Anbar

Assisting Iraq’s Forgotten Widows

Ummah Welfare Trust is providing financial support to 1,000 widows across Iraq this year الحمد لله. The zakat programme has reached sisters in Mosul, Fallujah and other war-torn areas, giving them enough to look after their families. Women have suffered…

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