The story of Umar (RA) and a Powerful lesson for us During one of Umar(ra)’s night patrols as caliph, his servant Aslam narrates that they came across a woman in an open area outside Madina sitting with some children around her, a pot boiling on CAN fire, and the children crying. ‘Umar greeted her and … More Will you carry my burden?
~ The Prophet Mohammed (SAW) said: “Do not turn away a poor man even if all you have is half a date. If you love the poor and bring them near to you, God will bring you near him on the Day of Resurrection.” (Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 1376) Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah, Aren’t we so blessed by the grace … More How was your Iftar today?
~ Umar Ibn ‘AbdulAziz “Prayer takes you halfway. Fasting gets you to the door. But charity, charity gives you an audience with the King.” On behalf of National Zakat Foundation (NZF), we would like to thank you for your generous contribution and support. Now that we have Charity Status, we are one step closer to … More Zakat is in the air
“This is the month of your Zakat, so pay the debts you owe to others, then pay your Zakat”. (Uthman bin Affan) Ramadan is around the corner and we know you have questions about Zakat Zakat Payers are just as important as Zakat Recipients to us. If they don’t practice this pillar properly, their problems can … More How can we help you?
“When a slave of Allah pays Zakat, the angels of Allah pray for him in these words: “O Allah! grant abundance to him who spends (in your cause) and destroy him who does not spend and restricts to himself his wealth.” (Bukhari) Letter from the Executive Director Assalam Alaikum Warahmatullah, Our beloved Prophet (SAW) used … More NZF is now a registered charity!
Assalam Alaikum Warahmatullah, This month, we reached a record a high Zakat distribution of $51,340.86. We could not have done it without you. 228 deserving Zakat recipients were assisted with basic needs; food, shelter and other essentials. Today, 11 women and 16 children are able to find safe haven from abuse and other domestic circumstances at Nisa … More March 2016 Update
Zakat Caseworker has a message for you from a Zakat Recipient Zakat Expenditure – February 2017 $41,899.94 $26,755.18 Zakat Distributed to Applicants in need People Assisted with Zakat: 166 New Applicants: 43 $15,144.76 Nisa Homes New Inquiries – 16 Total Residents – 19 Women – 8 Children – 11 … More NZF Caseworker has a message for you