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 Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people and critically injured dozens of others.
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On this podcast B.C. Dodge & R. Mordant take some time out to talk with IRUSA’s very own Regional Disaster Response Coordinator, Abdullah Shawky
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.
B.C. Dodge & Lina talk to Firefighter Irfan Mujeebuddin, who lived through Hurricane Harvey from two perspectives at once, in this episode of “What a Relief!” — IRUSA’s official podcast.
MassLive.com lists Islamic Relief USA as the charity that the Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts will be donating funds to for Hurricane Harvey relief
Islamic Relief USA is listed by WSET.com as a charity to give to for Hurricane Harvey relief.
Islamic Relief USA’s Disaster Response Team mobilized quickly, moving from helping survivors of Hurricane Matthew in North Carolina to working to bring aid to those now affected in Texas. They will be working with American Red Cross to set up a “mega shelter” in the Dallas Convention Center. An expected 5,000 evacuees will likely arrive Monday.
Charity Navigator lists Islamic Relief USA as a highly-rated charity providing aid to survivors of Hurricane Harvey.
WTOP cites Islamic Relief USA as one of the national organizations to donate to for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
NPR interviewed IRUSA's Minhaj Hassan on humanitarian aid efforts in the U.S. and across South Asia.