– In the wake of news reports from this past weekend about bombings taking place again in the Idlib provience of Syria that has killed several people, including women and children, Islamic Relief, the largest Muslim-based humanitarian and advocacy...

Islamic Relief USA, the largest Muslim-based humanitarian and advocacy organization that works in more than 40 countries, has dedicated its #GivingTuesday campaign to raising funds and awareness to the long-standing humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

Islamic Relief USA, in partnership with Rise Against Hunger, will hold a meal packaging event in Nashville to benefit vulnerable school-age children in certain countries around the world.

Alexandria, VA – Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) has received a nearly $500,000 grant from the American Red Cross (ARC) to implement rebuilding projects and programs for residents who lost their homes during Hurricane Harvey in August 2017.

Islamic Relief USA has deployed its Disaster Response Team (DRT) to assist in emergency response operations stemming from the wildfires that have engulfed much of Redding, California. The organization will also distribute $100,000 in cash cards to families who’ve...

IRUSA , a non-profit humanitarian and advocacy organization, has partnered with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) to help distribute fresh, high-quality meat in the Gaza region, as part of IRUSA’s annual Qurbani program.

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), the nation’s largest Muslim humanitarian and advocacy organization that works in more than 40 countries, issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Donald Trump’s “travel ban” against individuals entering...

Alexandria, Va. - Islamic Relief USA is sending volunteers to participate in relief efforts in Puerto Rico, which is still recovering from the extensive damage it sustained in the wake of Hurricane Maria. IRUSA previously sent personnel shortly after the...

Alexandria, Va. - Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), which has long supported the work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), is contributing $2.4 million to support 3,000 vulnerable Palestinian refugees in Gaza.

In the wake of the attack at a high school in Parkland, Florida, Islamic Relief USA will be in the town for one week to distribute cash cards and emotional care to the families of the victims of the...

Alexandria, Va. - In the wake of the attack at a high school in Parkland, Florida, Islamic Relief USA will be in the town for one week to distribute cash cards and emotional care to the families of the...

WHAT: Press conference/photo opportunity at the office of Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner WHERE: Houston City Hall – Proclamation Room (3rd floor), 901 Bagby St., Houston, Texas WHEN: 3:30 p.m., Thursday, January 18, 2018

The interfaith venture will expand legal services for the most vulnerable refugee populations in Athens and Lesvos

Richmond, Virginia - Islamic Relief USA has awarded a $100,000 grant to Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign to help end childhood hunger in Virginia. The grant is expected to benefit some 45,153 children.

Islamic Relief USA has named longtime executive Anwar Khan as the president of the non-profit humanitarian and advocacy organization. Khan takes over the position effective immediately.

Alexandria, VA – Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) has sent a Disaster Response Team to help in the rescue and recovery efforts associated with the wildfires in the Northern California region. These wildfires are among the worst fires in the...

Islamic Relief USA will donate $10,000 to a fund to assist the families of the victims of the mass shooting at an outdoor festival near the Las Vegas Strip. 

Islamic Relief affiliates around the world announced on Friday that they will pledge a combined $1 million to facilitate recovery and rebuilding efforts related to the recent damage caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas.

Alexandria, VA — Islamic Relief USA strongly denounces the decision announced Tuesday morning by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly known as DACA. The program helped protect from deportation some 800,000...

Islamic Relief USA will hold its annual Day of Dignity campaign in major cities throughout the country, including one in Denver, Colorado with its partner, Muslim Family Services of Colorado.

Alexandria, Virginia - Islamic Relief USA, a non-profit humanitarian and advocacy organization, has awarded a total of $76,250 in grants to eight organizations throughout the country to help feed kids during the summer, as part of the United States...

Washington, D.C., June 22, 2017 – Islamic Relief USA Eid annual Capitol Hill event Celebration

Alexandria mayor Allison Silberberg and other city officials joined Islamic Relief USA for a Ramadan dinner, or iftar, on June 12.

Islamic Relief USA's Anwar Khan joins interfaith humanitarian leaders in a nation-wide fast to oppose budget cuts to those living in hunger.

Islamic Relief USA is organizing a food packaging event in Springfield, VA, to prepare 2,000 food boxes out of a total 7,000 food boxes

Islamic Relief USA will join hundreds of volunteers from Volunteer Alexandria and the City of Alexandria to provide community service at numerous sites throughout the city.

On the 6th anniversary of the Syrian crisis, Islamic Relief USA will hold its 3rd Skate for Syria event on March 24th at the SkateQuest ice rink in Reston, VA. It is one of a series of charity events...

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) joins other humanitarian organizations in adamantly opposing President Trump’s March 6 executive order that halts the U.S. refugee resettlement program, significantly reduces annual entry of refugees, and temporarily bans entry into the United States by...

Statement from Islamic Relief USA CEO Anwar Khan: “Our prayers are with the people of Aleppo at this time.

Islamic Relief USA will be teaming up with American Third Pillar Charities on Tuesday, Nov. 22, to give Thanksgiving turkeys-along with all the fixings- to 1,000 low-income families in Washington, D.C.

Local Muslims will offer residents in need groceries, hot meals, winter clothing, sleeping bags, school supplies, first aid and hygiene kits Nov. 5 at The Millionaire Club, Western Ave. The activities are part of an annual Day of Dignity...

Local Muslims will offer residents in need groceries, hot meals, coats, school supplies, toys and hygiene kits Oct. 15 at 229-231 Roseville Avenue, Newark, NJ. The activities are part of an annual Day of Dignity co-sponsored by NIA Masjid...

Local Muslims will share food, health care and more with homeless residents on Sept. 24 in the 100 block of North Front Street Baltimore, MD. Muslim Social Services Agency (MSSA) will provide services and resources to low income, homeless...

Denver, CO will be one of 17 cities in the nation hosting a Day of Dignity, which is a flagship nationwide Islamic Relief USA initiative that aims to empower communities to come together to bring awareness, provide resources, deliver...

Portland Muslims will distribute food and supplies to the local homeless on Sunday, Sept. 11th, during the annual Day of Dignity campaign sponsored by Islamic Relief USA.  The partners of this year’s event are: Islamic Social Services of Oregon...

Islamic Relief USA has been requested by the American Red Cross to support their response efforts to widespread “Major” floods in the state of Louisiana. IRUSA will support ARC for shelter fundamentals, psychological first aid, and disaster assessments. Simultaneously,...

Alexandria, Virginia, August 5 – Islamic Relief to Collaborate with the American Red Cross in Disaster Response to Wildfires in California Islamic Relief USA has declared a state of emergency in response to the raging wildfires in Los Angeles,...

Islamic Relief USA, a nonprofit charity providing humanitarian aid in more than three dozen countries, will be distributing gifts for children in need in the US to celebrate the Eid holiday. Over a dozen cities will be receiving new...

Islamic Relief USA sponsored a Ramadan Iftar Dinner with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Special Projects and Community Events, honoring and celebrating New York City’s Muslim community and their partners. IRUSA’s Chairman of the Board, Khaled Lamada,...

Islamic Relief USA extended its condolences to the families of the victims of the night club attack in Orlando, Florida, resulting in the death of 49 people, while injuring more than 50, according to a police report. “These attacks...

Islamic Relief USA hosted its sixth annual Capitol Hill Ramadan Welcome Dinner on Tuesday, June 7, organized by the Public Affairs Department. The event honored members of Congress who have supported IRUSA’s work and continue to engage with the...

Islamic Relief USA is commemorating boxer Muhammad Ali by pledging to continue his legacy in helping those in need and to build on his vision for a better world. “With the passing of Muhammad Ali we lost one of...

Islamic Relief USA organized a food packaging volunteer event to prepare 5000 food boxes to be distributed in different cities in the USA during the Month of Ramadan. The event was attended by over 400 Volunteers across the United...

Islamic Relief USA expressed its support for the “Freedom of Religion” Act introduced by a house delegation in response to political rhetoric vilifying select religious groups and increasingly hostile rhetoric toward religious freedom in the immigration system. The purpose...

March 14- Faith Communities Unite to Tackle Gender Inequality at the 60th Session of UN Commission on Status of Women Speakers from across different faith communities and faith-based NGOs will come together at the 60th Session of the UN...

Islamic Relief USA has partnered with local organizations across the United States for over a decade to host the annual Day of Dignity event. Day of Dignity creates an opportunity for caring individuals from diverse communities to provide services...

Issued by the Faith Alliance for Health An interfaith coalition of faith-based organisations has announced it will mobilize one million faith leaders over the next five years to help improve the health of women and children in countries with...

On the eve of Pope Francis’ arrival in the United States, more than 100 top leaders from all major faith families in the U.S. are meeting to call for a shift in the country’s national priorities. The event, “Interfaith...

Portland Muslims will distribute food and supplies to the local homeless on Sunday, Sept. 20th, during the annual Day of Dignity campaign sponsored by Islamic Relief USA. The partners of this year’s event are: Islamic Social Services of Oregon...

ALEXANDRIA, VA, July 6, 2015 — Islamic Relief USA, a nonprofit charity providing humanitarian aid in more than three dozen countries including the United States, will be a co sponsor of and speaker at the World Bank Conference in...

Alexandria, Virginia, April 25—Islamic Relief USA is launching an appeal to raise $100,000 over the weekend after Deputy Prime Minister Bamdev Gautum appealed for humanitarian aid. A powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck central Nepal, at 7:11am less than 50 miles...

(June 21, 2012, Washington, D.C.) Islamic Relief USA’s CEO and May Hashem represented Islamic Relief USA at “1 Is 2 Many,” an event hosted by United States Vice President Joe Biden to raise awareness about abuse against women. In...