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Friday, Nov 21, 2014

More Special Eids, Special Days Needed for Special Kids

On Saturday, October 25, 2014 the MAS community center in Alexandria, Virginia hosted for the 5th consecutive year an Eid Celebration for children with Special… … Read more

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014

On Universal Children’s Day, Children Everywhere Deserve More.

Nada Shawish is a communications specialist at Islamic Relief USA. It’s the 25th anniversary of the Convention of the rights of the child—25 years ago,… … Read more

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014

Thought Leaders Convene in Washington D.C.

Our second fall program in DC — hosted by the International Labor Rights Forum — brought together participants from the Brookings Institution, US Pharmacopeia, Allstate Insurance Company, University… … Read more

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Recent Case Studies

Typhoon Haiyan Survivors — One Year Later
Typhoon Haiyan Survivors — One Year Later
When Typhoon Haiyan—locally known as Yolanda—hit the Philippines in November 2013, it plucked tall trees from the ground and scattered makeshift homes like they were… … Read more »
Sight Set on Health
Sight Set on Health
Mohammad was a hard worker. Even in his 50s, he was earning a decent living in the date palm orchards. It was enough to support… … Read more »
Zakah for Zainab
Zakah for Zainab
Zainab’s name has been changed to protect her privacy Zainab* and her husband are active members of their masjid in Virginia. “We’ve been here for… … Read more »

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