Islamic Relief USA (IR USA) generously contributed US$ 2.4 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) to support 3,000 vulnerable Palestine refugees in Gaza.
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Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) generously contributed US$ 2.4 million to the (UNRWA) to support 3000 vulnerable Palestine refugees in Gaza.
On Saturday, May 19 more than 1,500 people attended Islamic Relief USA’s largest ever Grand-Iftar. The Grand Iftar comes as IRUSA enters its 25th year of engaging in humanitarian advocacy for vulnerable populations in over 40 countries. The event included a 4 course meal overlooking the DC National Harbor. Both CEO Sharif Aly and President Anwar Khan offered endearing remarks about the development of IRUSA from a small operation run out an apartment in California, to a full fledged member of the global humanitarian aid community.
After several weeks of ultimate fun on ice, Islamic Relief USA’s family-friendly event, Skate for Syria is coming to a close with just one more to take place in California. In expanding into several more cities it has allowed for enjoyment for hundreds of people looking to contribute to humanitarian work there.
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 6pm | Dinner Provided Hilton Arlington
Mohamed T. Khairullah, Mayor, Prospect Park, NJ
Gaith Adhami, Spoken Word Artist
Fundraiser: Sh. Saad Hassanin, Ph.D, Development Coordinator, Islamic Relief USA
“That the need for humanitarian assistance is far from over. It's even more acute than ever before,” said Minhaj Hassan, a spokesperson for Islamic Relief USA, which has helped over 4 million Syrians so far.
It’s in the spirit of inspiring joy that Skate for Syria takes place. When youth spend a few hours on ice enjoying themselves, they represent the absence of that same joy in many kids within Syria.
March 15, 2018 marked 7 years of crisis in Syria. For seven years, the Syrian people have been bombed, besieged and forced to endure one of the worst humanitarian crises in living memory.
B.C. Dodge & R. Mordant Mahon talk to Ghuydar Bashmaf in this episode of "What a Relief!" - IRUSA's official podcast.
The interfaith venture will expand legal services for the most vulnerable refugee populations in Athens and Lesvos