National Zakat Foundation Blog
28 March 2020

The Government is helping everyone right, so where does Zakat come in?

Here’s 5 reasons why Zakat is still needed to help those in need during these trying times… Since the Government announced its huge package of financial support for businesses and workers in the UK, it would be understandable if a person thought that there will be no need for Zakat to help local Muslims in…

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20 March 2020

Getting Zakat directly to those who need it

Coronavirus Update 20/03/20 We understand this is a challenging time for everyone. And that these uncertain times can have a big impact on you and your family. Many of you are worried about how you will manage. The National Zakat Foundation team is now all working from home. But we are working at full capacity….

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13 March 2020

Zakat and Coronavirus

  Thanks to local Zakat, we’re ready to respond   The spread of Coronavirus is causing uncertainty and disruption on a large scale. As well as the direct health impact, there’s already been a significant financial impact too. Both are likely to get much worse. Understandably, people are afraid about how this will affect them and…

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9 March 2020

Your Zakat is helping Ameera to rebuild her life and provide for her family

When Ameera and her family were forced to flee their home in war-torn Syria, the future looked bad. Risking everything, Ameera and her husband managed to make it to the UK with their four children. But providing for a family of six, in a completely new country, was not easy. Here’s how your Zakat helped…

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28 February 2020

‘Bringing Zakat to Life’ Tour – Online

Join us for the ‘Bringing Zakat to Life’ Tour – ONLINE Due to Covid-19 (coronavirus) spreading, for your safety and wellbeing we’ve decided to change the events to online webinars. We’re still going to be sharing with you how we’re bringing Zakat to life through a number of webinars and you can find out more about…

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24 February 2020

Suleiman’s Story

When Suleiman fled Somalia with his wife and children, he knew it was the right decision for the safety of his family. The long, gruelling journey eventually brought them to the UK, and what he hoped would be peace and stability. Little did he know, their troubles were far from over… Here’s how your Zakat…

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