NZF is Hiring!

The National Zakat Foundation is looking to hire a passionate, caring and organized Arabic speaking case worker to assist primarily with refugee applicants. Requirements/Details about the position: Must be able to work in Central NZF Office (Mississauga) Must be fluent in Arabic and English. Other languages are an asset. Between 20 – 30 hours a … More NZF is Hiring!

Financial Stress

When Brother Bilal’s case arrived, he had -$300 in the bank, and a monthly deficit of ~$2800. Along with his financial stresses, he also had a wife suffering from breast cancer and four children to care for. Bilal and his children were permanent residents of Canada, and since arriving, they had been suffering from separation anxiety … More Financial Stress

Six things you need to know about Refugees in Canada

With World Refugee Day having come to past, it is important to not let this remembrance of refugees to past as well. Many refugees that are struggling to start their lives here in Canada. Today’s blog post has intended to highlight facts about the refugees here in Canada.   Nearly 50% of the Refugees are … More Six things you need to know about Refugees in Canada

Sudden Halt

Abrar had just clocked out of work and was heading home during the early stretches of the morning. It had been a long night; he was tired and hungry, but had one thing on his mind: to see his children’s faces and send them off to school. Finances were a bit tight lately, but he … More Sudden Halt