Zakat Appeal For Kashmir

Collecting Zakat for a rural part of Kashmir which is extremely poor and need of support.

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£1,000.00 Goal
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Kashmir, Pakistan

Ziaia Welfare has been helping the poor and needy in a remote part of Kashmir providing basic necessities on a regular basis to those who suffered from the earthquake.

We are a registered charity and have numerous ongoing programmes ranging form medical aid, food distribution, orphan sponsorship and educational projects. You can see more information on our website

This year our fundraising efforts have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus Crisis and as a result thousands of people who are in receipt of our ongoing aid distribution will suffer.

We are appealing for your Zakat donations during this blessed month to assist the extremely poor people in a rural region of Kashmir which is hours away from any cities.

Zakat is one of the five pillars of Islam and is obligated amongst all Muslims. It has been paired with such a high sense of righteousness that it is often placed on the same level of importance as offering Salah. Zakat is the giving of a small percentage (2.5%) of a person’s possessions (surplus wealth) to poor and needy Muslims.

Zakat can only be given to one of the following types of person; people living in poverty and who have nothing, people who do not have enough to meet their basic needs in life, people who are needy and wish to enter Islam, those who are unable to pay off their debts and those who work to give Dawah.

Finally, you can give Zakat to those who collect it and distribute it to the people listed to receive it.

“Say: Verily my Lord enlarges and restricts the Sustenance to such of His servants as He pleases: and what you spend in charity He replaces it: for He is the Best of those who grant Sustenance” [Quran Surat Saba 34 : 39].

For the last eight years Ziaia Welfare has been distributing Zakat donations in the form of money, food, water and medical supplies.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ziaia Welfare Trust

Charity Reg. Number
1146340
About
Ziaia Welfare Trust was established in 2006 to provide emergency relief assistance to the earthquake victims in Distt. Sadnuti AJK, Azad Kashmir. Since then we have been supporting the poor and needy in the region.