“What a Relief Podcast” 78: Making Islamic Education Accessible for All

“What a Relief Podcast” 78: Making Islamic Education Accessible for All

B.C. Dodge  talks to Annie Tourez, of Fazko Education Scholarship Program in this episode of “What a Relief!” — IRUSA’s official podcast.

“What a Relief Podcast” 77: Third Pillar Shows the World Exactly How The 3rd Pillar of Islam Works

“What a Relief Podcast” 77: Third Pillar Shows the World Exactly How The 3rd Pillar of Islam Works

On this What a Relief Podcast B.C. Dodge talks to Abed Ayoub, co-founder of Third Pillar Charities, about the underserved in the United States

“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

“What A Relief Podcast” 75: Who Makes This Stuff? – Our Live Chat with a Relief Manufacturing Giant

“What A Relief Podcast” 75: Who Makes This Stuff? – Our Live Chat with a Relief Manufacturing Giant

On this episode of the What a Relief Podcast Kevin Peach Business Development Coordinator for NRS International delivers a sneak peek into the manufacturing side of relief work.

“What A Relief Podcast” 74 : Fighting Discrimination of Faith-Based Organizations

“What A Relief Podcast” 74 : Fighting Discrimination of Faith-Based Organizations

B.C. Dodge and Mordant went live! This time from the Interaction Forum of 2017 at the Walter E. Reed Convention Center in Washington D.C. They had the pleasure of sitting down with Princess, the Program Manager for a new initiative called the Togetherness Project. It got its start in January of this year.

“What A Relief Podcast” 73 : Islam By Touch- Bringing the Qur’an to the Blind Community

“What A Relief Podcast” 73 : Islam By Touch- Bringing the Qur’an to the Blind Community

In this episode of the podcast, B.C. Dodge is live from ICNA to interview Nadir Thabatah, co-founder and president of Islam By Touch. Islam By Touch is the first Muslim organization in North America dedicated to the blind community.  Nadir and his wife and co-founder, Yadira Thabatah, produce the English meanings of the Qur’an and distribute them—free of charge.

“What A Relief Podcast” 72 : Fighting Gender Violence in Faith Communities

“What A Relief Podcast” 72 : Fighting Gender Violence in Faith Communities

This week on the What a Relief Podcast B.C. & Mordant welcome Reverend Amy Gopp, Vice President for IMA World Health, a global and ecumenical public health organization. She is an ordained minister of the Christian Church with two decades of experience in faith-based relief and development—and we think she’s awesome!

“What a Relief Podcast” 71 : A Little More Refuge for Refugees

“What a Relief Podcast” 71 : A Little More Refuge for Refugees

When a refugee family arrives in the United States, how much support do they really have? How much time ticks away before they need to figure out how to survive alone, and what hurdles do they have to overcome?

“What A Relief” Podcast 70: Tales From the Hurricane – When the Rescuer Becomes the One in Need

“What A Relief” Podcast 70: Tales From the Hurricane – When the Rescuer Becomes the One in Need

B.C. Dodge & Lina talk to Firefighter Irfan Mujeebuddin, who lived through Hurricane Harvey from two perspectives at once, in this episode of “What a Relief!” — IRUSA’s official podcast.

“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.