In this episode, B.C. Dodge & R. Mordant Mahon welcome Jaime Mujahid Fletcher from Islam in Spanish to share his groundbreaking efforts in making Islam accessible to the Spanish-speaking community.
Archive for tag: Islamic Relief
In this episode, B.C. & Mordant chat with Taleb Salhab and Saro Nakashian from Education for Employment. The organization started in 2006 in Gaza and now spans eight countries with a mission of creating job opportunities for unemployed youth in the Middle East and North Africa. By providing world-class professional and technical training, they have placed over 10,500 youth in jobs to date.
IRUSA donors are providing emergency food packages and other humanitarian aid to Syrians inside Syria, especially families recently displaced from Aleppo City.
The tragedy in Aleppo has caught the world’s attention this month. At Islamic Relief USA, we are grateful that you have been caring for the suffering people of Syria since the crisis began. Your food aid was delivered to more than 72,000 people in the Aleppo countryside this summer and fall, and now winter supplies are being delivered to Aleppo evacuees and others in desperate need in Syria.
A state-of-the-art children’s cancer ward funded by Islamic Relief donors is now in service in South Africa’s new Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital. The historic milestone was marked with a grand opening ceremony Dec. 2 full of festivities only fitting to celebrate the coming to life of an idea that Mandela imagined over a decade ago.
At 85 years old, Hasan was trying to take the place of both mother and father for his five young orphaned grandchildren in Jordan. He cooked for them, he washed their clothes, but he couldn’t solve a major problem for them — it was winter and they were freezing cold.
Susan Dennard is an author who writes young adult novels that have nothing to do with humanitarian aid.
Since Friday (December 16), more than 10,300 people have fled eastern Aleppo to rural areas outside the city and to neighboring Idlib, 37 miles (60km) away.
IRUSA donors are providing winterization support, in the form of food, heating supplies, stoves and more, to vulnerable families in Kosovo.
Did you know veterans and refugees are not just political talking points, but actual people too? Allana Harkin investigates.