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Press Releases

Action Needed for Safer, Cleaner, Fairer, World

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014

Ahead of its participation at the UN General Assembly’s 69th Session, Islamic Relief is calling on Member States to find solutions to global challenges that… … Read more

Aid Agencies Hail Unprecedented UN Vote as Potential Lifeline for Syrians

Monday, Jul 14, 2014

Aid agencies hail unprecedented UN vote as potential lifeline for Syrians; Diplomatic breakthrough must translate into action on the ground July 14, 2014—A UN Security… … Read more

A Night to Remember: Islamic Relief USA Draws Over 800 People to Grand Iftar for Worldwide Relief

Monday, Jul 7, 2014

(Alexandria, VA)—Yesterday evening, Islamic Relief USA hosted its largest dinner in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area ever, bringing together more than 800 people for a… … Read more

Anwar Khan Announced as IRUSA Chief Executive Officer

Thursday, Jun 5, 2014

(Alexandria, VA)—After more than 20 years of working for Islamic Relief USA, co-founder Anwar Khan will now take the helm of the organization as Chief… … Read more

Islamic Relief USA, Charities Feed the Hungry on Arab-American Service Day

Monday, May 19, 2014

(Alexandria, VA)— It was nearly midnight on Saturday, May 17—Arab American Service Day—when the staff of Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), American Third Pillar Charities (ATPC),… … Read more

Islamic Relief USA Launches Emergency Appeal for Afghanistan Flood Recovery

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

(Alexandria, VA) May 7, 2014 —Islamic Relief USA launched an emergency appeal during the weekend to provide humanitarian aid to survivors of flash floods in… … Read more