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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

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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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