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Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014

An annual event, the Jersey City Back-2-School giveaway, during which children receive free, supply-filled book bags, is sponsored by groups including Islamic Relief USA. … Read more at “Islamic Relief USA Supports UNRWA”

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014

Islamic Relief USA and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) recently announced an agreement for the provision of emergency humanitarian assistance to Palestinian… … Read more at “Lebanon Copes with a Growing Population of Syrian Refugees”

Monday, Aug 25, 2014

Former IRUSA Program Director Philip Davies offers a first-hand account of his experience while on the ground in Lebanon, meeting with Palestinians and Syrian refugees. … Read more at “Saffron Road Drives Consumers to Frozen Food Section with Halal Certified Entrees”

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

A profile of Saffron Road, a halal-food company, provides insights into the pioneering company and its practices — among them, its charitable efforts which includes… … Read more at “ADAMS Partners with Islamic Relief to Celebrate, Support World’s Muslims”

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014

Writer Jonathan Dodge reports on one of the D-M-V’s largest Eid festival events, hosted by Islamic Relief USA and ADAMS. This year, proceeds from and… … Read more at “Local Festival Music for Humanity Raises Funds and Awareness for Syria”

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014

This year’s Music for Humanity festival was dedicated to raising awareness and support for Syrian humanitarian aid. Proceeds from the ticket and merchandise sales were… … Read more at