Islamic Relief USA is contributing more than $75,000 to provide financial assistance to residents whose homes were destroyed or classified as uninhabitable by the American Red Cross. Much of the assistance will assist residents living in Yuba County, which has one of the highest poverty rates among the
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the 1st anniversary of President Trump signing the “ Muslim Ban ” Last year, thousands poured into the streets in protest, shutting down highways & airports
Islamic Relief USA, which began in 1993, dispatched members of its disaster response team to Yuba, Sonoma and Napa counties in early October and kept a presence in the state as wildfires and mudslides impacted Southern California soon after.
The following is an excerpt from an article posted in thePalestine News Network in Jan 2018:
“In a letter penned by 21 international NGOs… Continue reading...
A Jewish and an Islamic aid agency have joined forces to assist refugees in Greece. The U.S.-based HIAS and IRUSA will work together in Athens and on Lesbos
The partnership will ensure that vulnerable refugees in Greece benefit from legal assistance, strategic litigation, and advocacy to advance refugee rights.
HIAS and Islamic Relief USA will set up centers in Athens and on the island of Lesbos.
Global Jewish nonprofit NGO HIAS and Muslim humanitarian aid NGO IRUSA have joined forces to expand legal services for refugees in Athens and Lesvos.
The following is an excerpt from an article posted in the HIAS website in Jan 2018:
“ SILVER SPRING, Md.—In 2015, Greece emerged… Continue reading...
Islamic Relief USA and Muslim Social Services Agency staff and volunteers join together to prepare and distribute toiletries and food for the needy. (Amy Davis, Baltimore Sun video)