RAWSTORY: “‘It’s a blessing’: Muslim relief groups help disaster-stricken Southern communities recover”

RAWSTORY: “‘It’s a blessing’: Muslim relief groups help disaster-stricken Southern communities recover”

In North Carolina, it’s typically Christian ministries that provide relief services — but the expansion of a Muslim faith-based disaster recovery group is changing that.
According to Religious News Service, the North Carolina chapter of Islamic Relief, a global Muslim nonprofit dedicated to providing disaster relief, is in the business of helping families in need.

“What A Relief” Podcast 69: Of Banking and Bitcoins

“What A Relief” Podcast 69: Of Banking and Bitcoins

After you choose a cause and hit “donate,” did you ever think about complicated it can be to get your money where it needs to go?
On this week's podcast, B.C. Dodge and R. Mordant Mahon talk with a specialist who describes the challenges of a convoluted banking system — and some surprisingly fun and creative solutions.