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Muslim Aid makes The Charity Film Awards 2020 shortlist!

January 22nd, 2020

Thanks to great public support Muslim Aid has been shortlisted for The Charity Film Awards 2020 alongside other well-known charities such as Coppafeel!, We are Sunshine People and …

Your questions answered about giving Zakat to Muslim Aid

January 15th, 2020

As we move into 2020 we wanted to share with you some answers to frequently asked questions about giving Zakat to Muslim Aid.  The Qur’an (9:60) states that “the eight categor…

Mosques in Birmingham open their doors to help the homeless

January 6th, 2020

Muslim Aid and the As-Suffa Institute have partnered to form a charitable programme to shelter the homeless, after seeing how mosques could combine forces to help tackle the severe…

Press Release Statement

November 27th, 2019

Muslim Aid supports creation of new National Emergencies Trust

November 7th, 2019

Muslim Aid were present this morning at the launch of a new charity aiming to improve the response to UK disasters. The launch of the National Emergencies Trust (NET) took place at…

Muslim Aid shortlisted for Outstanding Charity of the Year

October 29th, 2019

Muslim Aid has been shortlisted for Outstanding Charity of the Year in this year’s Asian Business Chambers of Commerce (ABCC) Awards. The ABCC, part of the Greater Birmingham Cha…

Community iftar meal co-hosted by Muslim Aid features in hard-hitting Channel 5 documentary

October 25th, 2019

A Channel 5 documentary broadcast this week features a huge community street iftar co-hosted by Muslim Aid earlier this year. The documentary, Hate Crimes: Uncensored, which looks …

Muslim Aid Response to Pakistan Earthquake

October 7th, 2019

On September 24th at approximately 4.00pm, Pakistan was hit by an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale.  Over 40 people have died and more than 1600 injured in the region…

Refugees on the agenda at Labour party conference

September 27th, 2019

Amid the political tumult at this week’s Labour Party conference in Brighton, Muslim Aid held a fringe event encouraging parliamentarians and others in public life to give the gl…

Pakistan earthquake wreaks havoc

September 25th, 2019

Muslim Aid is launching an appeal for the victims of the powerful earthquake which struck eastern Pakistan earlier today. The quake, which measured 5.8 magnitude on the Richter sca…

Addressing the global refugee crisis

September 23rd, 2019

In a refugee camp, it can feel like there's nowhere to turn.  In 2018, 25 people were displaced every minute. The global population of refugees and displaced people has nearly do…

British Muslims support food banks over Eid

August 15th, 2019

Muslim Aid are distributing Qurbani to up to 400,000 people in need of food both at home and overseas, after British Muslims gave nearly £1million to Muslim Aid this Eid.  The re…

British Muslims provide meat for people in need

July 23rd, 2019

Muslims across the UK will be able to feed people who go hungry at home and overseas this year via Muslim Aid’s Qurbani campaign. Qurbani, the Islamic tradition of sacrificing an…

Muslim Aid raises funds for people in need

July 20th, 2019

In the run up to Muslim Aid’s Qurbani campaign, Muslim Aid is touring four venues in the south of England with world renowned Islamic scholar and motivational speaker Mufti Me…

British Muslim celebrities summit Snowdon for Muslim Aid

June 25th, 2019

Two performers have led dozens of Muslim Aid volunteers to the top of Wales’ tallest mountain to raise £120,000 for people in urgent need. Performers, social media influencers …

Muslim Aid joins Grenfell community on second anniversary of tragedy

June 17th, 2019

Muslim Aid joined the North Kensington community for a day of commemoration, mourning and solidarity on the second anniversary of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Many of the 72 who los…

Grenfell recovery: voluntary groups still need urgent support to meet local needs

June 14th, 2019

Two years on from the Grenfell Tower tragedy, the recovery is far from over and there remains a ticking time bomb in mental health. Our June 2018 report, ‘Mind the Gap’, conclu…

Shard iftar raises £82,000 for Yemen war victims

June 3rd, 2019

Western Europe’s tallest building has played host to a Muslim Aid iftar which raised tens of thousands for victims of the war in Yemen. It was the third year the event had been h…

Ramadan has been amazing – here’s how

June 3rd, 2019

Ramadan 2019 has been amazing - in so many ways, and we knew it would be. That’s why we chose the hashtag #feelamazing for the central message this year.   We’ve zoomed in o…

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