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Monday, Apr 20, 2015

IRUSA Makes Education for Syrian Children a Priority

Enas was nine years old when her and her family fled Syria more than a year ago in January 2014. Their home is now a … Read more

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015

In A Wealthy World, It’s Wrong That So Many Women Live in Poverty

Christina Tobias-Nahi is Director of Public Affairs at Islamic Relief USA. Boston, MA – Oxfam America invited some of their regional “Sisters on the Planet… … Read more

Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015

U.N. Agency Recognizes IRUSA for Work in Gaza

Nada Shawish is a communications specialist at Islamic Relief USA.   Washington, D.C.—After the last episode of violence erupted in Gaza in summer 2014, Palestinians… … Read more

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015

Syria’s Four Years: Are You Paying Attention to Your Role?

Nada Shawish is a Communications Specialist at Islamic Relief USA. I visited Jordan and Lebanon close to the beginning. The conflict had only begun to… … Read more

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015

The Double Legacy of the Young Muslims of Chapel Hill

Lina Hashem is Communications Specialist at Islamic Relief USA.   The last time IRUSA board member Dr. Hamdy Radwan saw all three of the young… … Read more

Monday, Jan 26, 2015

Delivering Aid in Syria: Brave in the Face of Danger

Laura McAdams, international programs coordinator at IRUSA, recently spent a week at the Syrian border in Turkey, monitoring and evaluating delivery of aid IRUSA donors… … Read more