Zakat foundation made a water well for my late father that will benefit so much people. It was built near a mosque so imagine how many people will do wadu for their prayers, how many sadiga my father will be getting everyday. May Allah bless Zakat Foundation and all the work that it does on behalf of people.
The Zakat Foundation of America has proven over the course of the last decade, what an amazing organization they are, through the inspiring work that they do every single day. Their services have been empowering the lives of at-risk communities, through bringing clean water to communities worldwide, and providing emergency relief in the face of a global pandemic, through providing over 1 million pounds of food boxes to those in need. It is organizations like Zakat Foundation of America that communities can count on, whether to help support orphans who have lost their stability and families due to war, or bring about food security to communities who have lost their livelihood due to conflict. They deserve all the recognition they get so that their work can continue to empower and lift those communities that need it the most around the world.
This is one of the best humanitarian organizations around. They have helped so many beneficiaries all over the world and in the United States of America. Individuals that are in need of basic needs such as water and shelter and food are provided by Zakat Foundation. They build water wells in the most remote areas in Africa, India, and other places to provide water to people that need it. This is the most basic thing in life. having water. Food another basic necessity is provided to many families all over the U.S in response to the Covid-19 Pandemic.
I've been involved with ZF for a couple years now and I highly recommend anyone who wants to make a demonstrable impact to consider volunteering with ZF because of its efficiency and expertise. I remember the first time seeing an advertisement for Zakat Foundation when I had just found out about the internet when I was little. It's amazing to now be a part of that purpose-driven outreach and impact.
Hello, my name is Zeba Hussaini and I have been a volunteer with Zakat Foundation for 5 years and I have been a ZF ambassador for 2 years and have enjoyed every second of my time with this great non-profit organization. One of the many amazing things about Zakat Foundation is their emergency disaster relief programs. Whenever there is a natural disaster or something unexpected happens where families are in need of help (such as this pandemic), ZF is always the first on site to help and to provide to those in need. When we went into a pandemic, ZF made grocery boxes to distribute to families who needed them. They also started collecting laptops/chromebooks for the students that don't have them at home. And once we found out we would not be returning to school, we were quick to begin teaching/tutoring all subjects online for those who need it. ZF is the best non-profit organization I have worked with and I hope to continue to work with ZF.
Hi. My name is Alina and I’ve been volunteering with Zakat Foundation for more than 2 years. My favorite thing about Zakat Foundation is that it offers a variety of volunteering activities suitable for all age groups. I enjoy seeing young children work with their parents and their grandparents to help their community.
Hi my name is Layan! Ive been an ambassador/ intern for Zakat foundation of NC for a year now. The internship program allows youth to have leadership opportunities while giving back to their community. It helps us connect and make relationships to others in the community. Zakat foundation gives us many opportunities to use our talent and skills to serve our community and others.
I just started volunteering with Zakat Foundation here in NC, alhamdulilah. Along with and with assistance of sister Nayma Kose, I have started a women's knitting/crochet group to make scarves for the needy. I really enjoy this type of activity and I love working with other sisters for a worthy cause. I hope to expand this group and to continue to volunteer with Zakat Foundation in years to come inshaAllah.
Impeccable profound work! I love volunteering at Zf and being a part of their hands on efforts.
I have been a part of ZF for over 10 years. As a volunteer and donor I can only speak highly of their work quality and efforts. It is a pleasure to witness their monumental impact in the world around me.
Aslamo alayakum, Bismillah
Allaha is great.. 'Allah Hu Akbar' please sir help our Muslim community our Muslim community fight against korona virus our Muslim community is very poor condition in India all is labour community have no food available and 24 days lockdown in India please sir our Muslim community in very food problem you give help Allah give you to help us please sir help Allah is help you please please please sir help us please sir give you jacket, fitara. Sir our community is very very poor please you give to help us Allah is help you and Allah give to in Jannat Ul Firdaus very nice place sir to you give help for Allah.. Allah Hafiz
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The strong stench smell of carcases carried by hot dry and dusty air chocked the already hungry and tired people of Northern Kenya. The scorching sun made them more dehydrated and hungry. The drought was exacerbated by the delay in onset of April-June rains. The drought was real and had affected more than 2.5 million people severely. Children and women were hard hit. Most of us could stay for days without having anything to eat. We could walk for long distances to get drinking water which was even unsafe. Government and humanitarian responses could not match the needs of the people. We were lucky to be visited by the Zakat Foundation of America in our manyatta (village comprising of shanty huts). They gave us food and clean drinking water in June when they were marking Ramadan. The food was given to everyone irrespective of our religion, tribe or political affiliations. A widow, who had walked for 13 days looking for food, lost 4 of her kids on the way. She and the remaining kids were saved by porridge and rice which was served by the Zakat Foundation of America. As a village elder, I still remember the hope and life restored to us by that foundation from far world. They gave our mothers and children a second chance to live. We owe it to them and God.
This past winter I assisted Zakat Foundation employees and volunteers driving up and down the streets of Chicago looking for the homeless during a polar vortex. Temperatures reached -25F. They also went to several police departments and libraries and shelters looking for people to rescue or help. Those found were fed and housed in hotels. Many would have died if not for the interventions of zf. I will never forget one of them asking about the warm hotel room, shower and food “Is this a dream?”
I’ll never forget their joy..
I know the people at Zakat foundation are very dedicated and will help anyone in need I like that!
Zakat is tirelessly serving efforts to fulfill humanitarian aid across the globe. They are effective in focusing their efforts in areas that are in the most need based on ongoing crises. The charity is creative and purposeful in that it aims not only to relieve but to sustain through building schools, orphanages, water wells and other continues projects that reap fruits long after their establishment. Their orphan sponsorship program also spans across the world and allows for a true relationship to be established between donors and orphans which highlights the beauty of the donation and encourages continuous charity; to see the impact of your donation. Zakat is transparent and has minimizes overhead costs so all money collected has the highest impact. We cannot fail to mention the beautiful people that act as the pillars to hold up this organization. May God reward their efforts.
I've volunteered, donated through, and worked with Zakat Foundation for many years now. I've seen how the organization operates through the perspective of several different roles and I have to say, the transparency, intentionality, and excellence with which they carry out their life-changing work is unmatched. All projects are carried out in ethical and sustainable ways, empowering local communities in the process of delivering aid and inspiring people of all generations to get involved in their own unique way. Zakat Foundation isn't just an organization, it's a CULTURE of GIVING.
I trust Zakat Foundation because it meets the standards of the Better Business Bureau and is transparent with its income and expenses. Its administrative costs for every donation is lower than the average national charity. I also know that my donations go towards causes that are close to my heart, not only at the global and national level, but also at the local level. ZF's North Carolina chapter is committed to the betterment of the local community and was there to serve the victims of Hurricane Florence and other natural disasters. I highly recommend ZF as a place to contribute your money and volunteer time.
Zakat Foundation has numerous humanitarian projects and activities, serving both the local community and people around the world. As a volunteer, I have had an amazing and humbling experience there. It is an incredible organization and I wish and pray the best for them.
Amazing group of volunteers and numerous diverse initiative of community support and service. A global view of humanity and service with a great local touch of care and help in the actual communities we live in. I love the way the youth is involved and leading various initiative which certainly is helping in creating not just great human being but also great future leaders ready to tackle the world problems with acquired skills and empathy. Iqbal family
I got the opportunity to volunteer for over a year now and the experience has been just amazing. The dedication, the commitment and the caring, the team in Raleigh/Durham/ Cary provides is beyond words. My kids love and really enjoy all the activities!!!
Would I recommend to join : absolutely!
I am a Zakat Foundation intern and it has been the most fulfilling thing I have ever done. Knowing that the events that we do in our city impact not only people that are in need locally but also globally is amazing. Zakat Foundation is a great place to volunteer because of the family atmosphere. Everyone is very welcoming and they have something for people of all ages to do. Zakat Foundation has made an immense impact on my life and has gotten me to be more involved in my community.
I am thankful to have found about Zakat foundation of America. Its one of those non profit organizations which give you confidence in your donation that its reaching the deserving. It gives everyone in the community an opportunity to join hands and volunteer for good cause. Be it disaster relief, clean water drive, supporting orphans, community enrichment etc, this organization has always stepped forward. It inculcates the feeling of empathy, support and care in our youngsters through various volunteer opportunities.
As a donator to ZFNC, a non-profit organization that is transparent about where their donations are sent to, I am glad to be able to focus our donations on issues around the world that I find important, such as funding for orphans, the construction of water wells worldwide, and emergency relief for those affected by natural disasters.
Alhamdulillah ZF is true to it’s mission. It’s been a place where I can donate for a cause, but also get involved personally to make a difference. It’s an amazing organization that allows the whole family to participate in all kinds of programs, activities, and events. May Allah(swt) continue to put barakah & accept the effort from us all. Ameen
My name is Sabina. It's been 3 years I am volunteering with ZFNC. I have learned so much through this organization and witnessed so many great programs. I didn't even realize how much they do for the local community, for the society and all over the world! And how beautifully they brings the community together,it's really amazing! I have experienced the unity that comes from this type of work. Alhamdulillah I'm grateful for the opportunity and experience. I'm proud and honored to have ZF in NC in the community. I've learned an incredible amount to help others. People donate their time, efforts, and intellect, and being a part of this cycle that yields so much benefit to others. I had no idea that working together with just volunteers could result in such great work. It's fun, enjoyable, engages the Muslim community from kids to elders, celebrates our identities, increases us in faith, keeps us motivated and educated too. I love being a part of it.
Zakat Foundation's volunteers feel like a family, and they're some of the most dedicated and passionate people I've ever met. People of all ages are working together to bring joy to other communities, whether it's delivering hot meals to hurricane-affected families or raising money to build wells oversees.
Such a great organization that has many opportunities to volunteer together with your family! What better way to teach your kids about helping others than having them right by your side. They will never forget that experience!
Great organisation! Helping our community here in USA and all around the world! May it continue the great work!
ZF has been laudable in it's ability to engage kids, teens and adults to actively help the local community and the global community.
Zakat Foundation NC is an extended family to the community at large. They are always readily available to provide service with a smile. For the past 4 years, they have partnered with our school, Al Huda Academy (Durham, NC) to provide free tutoring, basketball, arts and craft camps as well as book bag and food donations to the underprivileged. They are the epitome of the quote of “see a need, fill a need.” May they have continued success!
ZF is an organization that truly impact poor people's lives and always responded to numerous disasters and provided relief worldwide and everywhere around the world.
Thank you and keep up the good work May
Zakat Foundation has been an amazing place for people of all ages to volunteer. While many volunteer organizations exist, Zakat Foundation has been the only one I have seen where the entire family is able to come together and help out. With impacts both local and global, Zakat Foundation has shown time and time again that we are truly a global community.
Love the way this organization lets me serve and donate in numerous ways. It was awesome and heartwarming to have Zakat Foundation support our local community during Hurricane Florence not just once but for the long term recovery efforts. ZF was there long after NC was hit and the help was very much appreciated.
The thing I love about Zakat Foundation is its transparency. I get to see where my dollars go and see the change in others' lives.
I see orphans' lives change not only in terms of food security, but in education. ZF goes out of its way to see that our donations are distributed in the most efficient way.
A true changemaker in the community ! What I love about this organization is that they’re committed to lasting change and community development internally and externally, bettering the lives of all without discrimination of any kind !
Zakat Foundation is a charity organization that helps with local and international causes. One of the many things I love about Zakat Foundation is that it involves the youth in helping others. The youth benefits from this by learning about what other people have to go through and how we should be very grateful. In all my time being a volunteer with Zakat Foundation, I have enjoyed every moment in volunteering and helping others. I have been with Zakat Foundation for a couple of years now and I can not wait for more opportunities to come.
My son (high school senior) and I joined the Zakat Foundation as volunteers couple of months ago. I have been part of non-profit, charitable organizations before and I have to say I am very impressed by the dedication, the collaboration and the professionalism of the volunteers. I am excited to see the enthusiasm and dedication of people from all walks of life, from students (primary, middle & high school, college) to professionals and others in between. The global and local projects undertaken by the Zakat Foundation are a constant source of inspiration. These projects range from building water wells in developing countries to assisting individuals and local communities affected by natural disasters. The range of community service activities provided are far and wide with positive short-term as well as long-term impacts. Some examples include: providing warm meals, canned food, water and cleaning supplies to communities affected by hurricanes; cleaning up debris from an elderly lady’s yard and driveway post Florence; preparing and serving hot meals at RMH; offering Maths and SAT group tutoring classes; assisting refugees and those less fortunate in the broader community. I am proud to be part of this fantastic organization with an amazing group of volunteers. I would strongly encourage people to donate with their time and/or funds.
I've been volunteering with Zakat Foundation for more than 8 years of my life. I wouldn't be anywhere close to where I am today without the various opportunities volunteering with ZF has given me. I've met many of my friends through this organization and always look forward to working on new projects.
I am an outreach intern for Zakat Foundation of North Carolina. It’s been an incredible experience working and volunteering with Zakat Foundation. Zakat foundation had a huge impact on my life. Projects like the 99 orphans or the well project have given me many ways to give back to the community. When it comes to the community who stands behind Zakat foundation works together through a donation and helping the orphans-the impact is too large because we are throughly bringing and working a difference. Zakat Foundation has its own center in North Carolina where they have many programs such as the SAT prep class, Math enrichment, Defence class and much more. Zakat foundation looks for ways to help others in need and I am blessed to be part of this wonderful organization.
Zakat Foundation of America is one of the most financially efficient charities I have donated to.
Apart from the pleasure of giving back to the community, I feel that it is critical for donors to understand the non profit organization's charitable commitment and fundraising efficiency. This is where Zakat Foundation stands out. It supports causes dear to my heart and helps promote generosity in our community.
- B. Fatima
ZF is a great nonprofit organization making a huge positive impact on the communities locally and internationally in different walks of life. People here are very committed, hard working, warm and caring. They are constantly looking for ways to serve the community. Thanks ZF for mentoring and coaching the children for academic success.
Zakat Foundation has provided me with an opportunity to give back to my community and beyond . I have been a member since 2016 and it has been two very fulfilling years. Knowing the fact that I have made a difference in someone's life is very rewarding . Taking part in various outreach projects initiated by Zakat Foundation has enabled me to contribute beyond myself and in ways that fits my lifestyle.
Zakat Foundation is such a great nonprofit organization! Their members are so very kind to work with and they’re always ready to help—-no matter the cause! I’ve seen them for a few years now immediately organize food/clothes/hygiene drives for those affected by the hurricanes. Even when places were blocked off they were still trying their hardest to get supplies to those who need it. Everyone in the organization is dedicated, hardworking, and compassionate! Truly amazing people and, honestly, just the best organization!
Zakat Foundation has had an immense impact on my life. Before I got involved with the organization, I used to take advantage all the privileges I have. With projects such as the 99 orphans initiative, or the well project, I have found ways to give back to the community and help in any way I can. I used to look at volunteering as a burden, now I look as it as a blessing because I get to help people who do not have the same privileges I do Zakat foundation has also established a sense of community around our area. Now with a community center, various different programs can take place. One that I am extremely thankful for is the SAT prep. If it weren’t for that, I may have not gotten a decent score. Zakat foundation is constantly looking for ways to help the community, and I am happy to be a small part of it.
I've been interning with Zakat Foundation of North Carolina for a few months and it's been an amazing experience. I've worked for nonprofits before but none have had the focus and the drive, as well as the sense of community, that ZF does. I'm truly impressed by the dedication to global, local, and youth initiatives and by just how much every member of the team is willing to step up.
I've visited Zakat Foundation's programs in West Africa and in Turkey (for Syrian refugees) and witnessed first hand the tremendous impact it has in building self-reliance and restoring dignity to some of the most distressed communities I had ever seen in my life. The organization's messaging and image is humble, but it's footprint in the world is huge. I was surprised to see so many people in these countries - from the impoverished villagers and refugees to government authorities and institutional leaders - all talk about Zakat Foundation so fondly like a household name and a lifeline for their communities' development.
ZF is still a big part of my life, as a donor and volunteer. Their work is transparent, which is very important to me. I built a hand pump in India for my sisters and when I received the photos, it simply took my breath away. I pray they can continue with their rewarding efforts.
I began donating to Zakat Foundation of America in 2005. In 2007 I was hired as a receptionist. I am proud to say I have never worked in such an employee-friendly environment. I have great benefits with a wonderful boss and staff. It gives me great ease to know my donations are going to directly help the individuals I intend on donating towards. One thing I great appreciate and take pride in with the Zakat Foundation is we are a small staff and this allows us to be extremely personable to our donors.
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Zakat Foundation of America is, in my opinion, the most transparent and trustworthy humanitarian non-profit out there. The employees do their work with complete passion and care and the help being provided to regions across the world is sustainable and empowering, to say the least. Zakat Foundation has also been incredible at mobilizing the community to work on local service projects or fundraising initiatives to alleviate suffering abroad. It isn't just a non-profit, it's an institution through which service is redefined and reimagined.
It's important to me that a humanitarian organization focuses more on its work than creating expensive compensations for higher-ups. Zakat Foundation of America employees exceeded my expectations in telling me more than 90 percent of the organization's funds go directly toward the cause. This tells me that Zakat Foundation is wants to create a profound positive impact, and it tells me that the people who work there see it as more than "just a job."
I believe it's a lifestyle choice to give to others and be compassionate in one's time of need, and I believe Zakat Foundation embodies that lifestyle fully.
This is the perfect organization to donate to during the Ramadan season. Their humanitarian work is not concentrated in one region of the world and includes several programs (food, housing, education, healthcare). They are also fairly active in the United States in major cities like Chicago and Washington D.C.
Truly a gem for the community! They provide educational programs, tutoring for children and raise funds for the most needy!
ZF is a place for people who want help a community to flourish in every walk of life.
They help with disaster relief efforts locally and globally. Zf has been involved with orphan
sponsorship and various other activities for the youth. It is an amazing organization with some
extraordinary people and with their teams of volunteers helping to make a difference in their community.
I have been involved with Zakat Fountaion for over three years now. Thanks to ZF, it has taught my family and I the importance of giving and the many ways of doing it.
Zakat foundation doing excellent job
Helping internationally and locally
Arrange classes for students all there members in Delaware are very helpful
Doing great work
They are feeding homeless people
Involve in food bank
ZF is a non-profit organization that truly goes out of its way to provide needed help to the community. Their desire to help others and be a support system for its people exceeds expectations. Thank you for all that you do.
I have volunteered at ZF for a long time now, through serving the community. I've had a great experience, as Zakat Foundation holds many events to serve the community, and is actively involved with multiple other organizations in the local Delaware community, from gardening at the Food Bank of Delaware, to cooking at the Ronald McDonald house, and distributing at the Hope Lutheran church in New Castle. There is so much to get involved in, and there's a great community too. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to give back!
I've volunteered with Zakat Foundation in Delaware for more than 2 years now, and it's a great place for people of all ages to get together and help the community. The Zakat Foundation Center in Delaware provides many services in-state and abroad, ranging from a wide variety of activities from tutoring to road cleaning and more. Everyone at the Zakat Foundation gets involved, and the friendly staff alongside the encouraging volunteers make you feel welcome. I strongly recommend Zakat Foundation if you want a well-rounded volunteer experience while making friends and learning new things everyday.
Great organization for everyone to get involved in from kids to adults. Most of the contribution 100% goes directly to the needy. I been involved with Zakat for years and all I seen was positive results. Thank you Zakat
I've been involved with ZF for the past two years and it's been amazing to experience the impact they have on the ground. From delivering emergency relief overseas to supporting refugee communities in American cities, they are one of the world's leading Muslim NGO's. I can online imagine the growth of the organization in the coming years.
Absolutely love donating to Zakat Foundation of America. Very reliable, dependable and most importantly get the job done.
Organization answered all my questions and processed my donation. Really appreciate the work Zakat Foundation of America does.
Great work in the local area as well as abroad. Always an opportunity to volunteer with projects like back-to-school, emergency relief, and winter coats. Everyone is kind and approachable as well.
Zakat Foundation of America has always been my favorite nonprofit! I love attending their volunteer events that allow me to get a hands-on experience with their in-house programs. Their services and programs are always benefiting those who need the most aid. I am glad to see their most recent project in Texas, providing emergency relief after the flooding. Great job, ZF!
I had a great time with this organization! We did monthly feeding events at Ronald McDonald. Zakat Foundation seemed to be so sincere in making each event the best it could possibly be. They also tried their best to make each meal nutritious and would spend time with those they served, by sharing the meal with them. I love Zakat Foundation! - Farrah
Greetings to the ZF and their volunteers. I keenly follow the activities rendered by the ZF .for many years I've observe the foundation's world wide activities. Whenever there is a calamity and disaster strikes ZF with its volunteers is already there. Their everyday activities is also highly appreciated . May Allah bless this organization and reward the volunteers. Hope to join someday
Zakat Foundation Delaware branch gave my family the best platform to give Zakat and sadaqah and socialize with charitable friends. In Islam, we know that we are to give time, energy and money to those less fortunate and with ZF there are easy ways to form friendships and help others at the same time. One of our family favorites was the monthly bake sale for 99 orphans. We ate authentic food of a region, collected money per plate served at the bake sale and the best part was gathering and enjoying each other while we sent 100% of the money raised to needy orphans in that region.
I volunteer at the Delaware branch of Zakat Foundation but am also a client that has been served. Having an option for our kids to make a difference at a young age is vital to build their character and be selfless. The children have led projects like fundraising through bake sales for building wells in Africa, funding 99 orphans per year, competing to build an artistic structure out of canned goods then donating them, tending and harvesting a garden for the needy in Delaware. Even older kids tutor the younger ones in math, English and other subjects. The group of volunteers are dedicated to serve the local and global community.
Zakat Foundation taught me to give away without expecting any benefits. When it comes to help people in need, ones become thousands. Zakat foundation is the place where good things were started and maintained