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Hot Meals and Hearts

Chicago and NYC feeding programs blast off Ready, set, go We may never know what a "post-covid" world looks like or how the affects this mass interruption of what the world called normal. In the face of all of these…

Tales of the Heart

Why I volunteer By Volunteer Ruqqaya SC As a child, growing up in Texas and raised by a single parent, my mother, could sometimes be a great challenge without a father figure and my mom having to play both roles.…

Unity in the Ummah

Shifting our perspective to see the beauty in all Volunteer Blog by Mustafa H. Reminiscing about the Golden Era “Arab has no merit over non-Arab other than Godfearingness.” These are the blessed words of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). The Prophet…

Taking Care of Texas

IRUSA Mobilizes Aid to Texans in Frigid Power Outage https://youtu.be/lsicENPjsJ8 An Unexpected Freeze An unusual winter storm sent a wave of freezing temperatures across Texas in the middle of February. On the 14th of the month the state saw multiple…

Hunger in Yemen

Food shortages still a challenge When President Anwar Khan said with all his heart, "They asked me when I was coming back. Yemeni hospitality is amazing, Mashallah. I am not sure, but if I am needed I would love to…

Blue Shirts Shine Bright in 2020

Volunteers show inspiring resilience all year Hitting the Ground Running for MLK Day of Service 2020 For MLK Day 2020, more than 400 Islamic Relief USA volunteers spent a day packaging an outstanding 100k meals that were distributed domestically to…

India Faces Floods

Torrential rains submerge thousands of homes in Hyderabad, India Non-stop rain Heavy rain lashed large parts of India, including Hyderabad, over the last week swelling several rivers to dangerous heights, flooding large parts of the city and submerging homes and cars.   The deluge…

Mighty Muharram

A new 1442 Hijri year sets in for us to prepare for better times New beginnings There are many important days and months in the Islamic calendar, but only one of those is the start of the Islamic year, and…
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