Greensboro.com:”Wasif Qureshi and Lori Fernald Khamala: One year later, Greensboro communities still say no to Muslim ban”

Greensboro.com:”Wasif Qureshi and Lori Fernald Khamala: One year later, Greensboro communities still say no to Muslim ban”

the 1st anniversary of President Trump signing the “ Muslim Ban ” Last year, thousands poured into the streets in protest, shutting down highways & airports

Puerto Rico Disaster Response/Unmet Needs Early Recovery

Puerto Rico Disaster Response/Unmet Needs Early Recovery

IRUSA donors are helping to provide disaster relief to hurricane affected communities in Puerto Rico. Our disaster Management & Evaluation and Volunteer teams will be providing critical support for training. IRUSA staff will also be managing distributions of recovery supplies.  The effort is being done in collaboration with Lions Club International Foundation LCIF.

Islamic Relief President Praises Support from Fellow Organizations

Islamic Relief President Praises Support from Fellow Organizations

In his first public appearance following a health setback, Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) President Anwar Khan spoke at the organization’s 2nd Annual Partnership Gala, stressing the importance of friends and partners to overcome obstacles and make progress.

“What A Relief Podcast” 76:  IRUSA’s DRT team pushes for the right Response

“What A Relief Podcast” 76: IRUSA’s DRT team pushes for the right Response

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 USA Dispatches Disaster Response Team to Assist in California Wildfire Recovery

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 history of California, with more than 20 people dead, hundreds missing, and thousands of acres of destroyed, including many tourism areas.

Team Repairs Hurricane-Damaged Homes in N.C.

Team Repairs Hurricane-Damaged Homes in N.C.

IRUSA Team Repairs Hurricane-Damaged Homes in N.C.
An IRUSA team was cutting and placing huge wooden beams to support a flood-damaged home in North Carolina last week when a woman walked in.
“She said, ‘Hello’ and ‘I bet you guys are wondering who I am,’” said Disaster Response Team manager Hani Hamwi. Then she began to tell her story. She said, “This is my home.”

Islamic Relief Affiliates Pledge $1 Million Toward Hurricane Harvey Rebuilding and Recovery Projects

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.