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Myanmar Crisis

Thousands of Rohingya flee violence in Myanmar. Whole villages were destroyed.  According to estimates by the UN, more than 170,000 Rohingya Muslims have been displaced.It has been reported that more than 160000 people are facing food insecurity and are in dire need of immediate food assistance, medication, and shelter.Baitulmaal, in collaboration with UN registered organizations [...]

Heavy Monsoon Rains Cause Massive Floods in Pakistan

Heavy monsoon rains started to hit Pakistan hard this week, causing massive floods and power outages.It has been declared that more than 25 people have lost their lives and dozens were injured due to rising waters and electrocution  According to The United Nations, the floods in Pakistan were rated as the greatest humanitarian crisis in recent history. [...]

By | 2017-09-06T15:04:16+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Emergency Disaster Relief, Uncategorized, Urgent Appeal|0 Comments

Aleppo Refugee Crisis

As vulnerable civilians continue to flee the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo, Baitulmaal is working to reach displaced families with the supplies they need to survive the long grueling journey to safety, loss, hunger, fatigue and the brutal winter. Many of the thousands of men, women and children who have fled the fighting are [...]

By | 2017-05-25T21:15:07+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Worst drought in 60 years hitting Horn of Africa

East Africa is currently experiencing the worst drought to hit the region in 60 years. The United Nations has declared famine in southern Somalia. Other countries in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia and Kenya are also severely affected. Baitulmaal’s team on the ground assessed the situation and identified the needs of the vulnerable people [...]

By | 2017-09-05T00:23:05+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gaza: Call for Action

Baitulmaal USA launched an URGENT APPEAL to all community members and other charity organizations for support to meet the urgent humanitarian needs of the Palestinian people in Gaza currently under an intensive hardship and difficulties due to the ongoing crisis. Baitulmaal’s team and volunteers, along with our local partner organization’s representatives have been on the [...]

By | 2017-04-11T06:07:20+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hurricane Matthew: Storm disaster kills hundreds in Haiti and hits US Coast

Hurricane Matthew is the most powerful Carribbean storm in a decade, where the death toll soared to more than 400 in Haiti according to BBC online. 80% of the building in the city of Jeremie and 30,000 homes in Sud were destroyed. CNN just reported Category Three Matthew has hit the US. Baitulmaal is preparing [...]

Hundreds of displaced families in Myanmar receive Qurbani meat in celebration of Eid Al Adha

Myanmar has witnessed serious conflicts, particularly in Rakhine State, where at least 146,000 people have been displaced since the onset of the civil war in October 2012. The difficulty of the situation, poverty and increasing malnutrition prompted Baitulmaal to join other international relief organizations to provide aid to affected families who survive on less [...]

By | 2017-01-27T15:30:56+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Qurbani 2016 in Action

Two months ago, we launched our Udhiya/Qurbani 2016 Campaign to fulfill our obligation as Muslims and to help feed thousands of families in need in countries hit hard by war and famine, like Syria, Yemen and Somalia. Our donors’ response was astounding! We continued to receive donations even on the third day of Eid [...]

By | 2017-08-14T18:48:39+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Pakistan, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Syria Ceasefire

Seize the Opportunity – Donate today and help save thousands of lives Baitulmaal is taking advantage of the ceasefire and joining international aid agencies to provide vital humanitarian aid to displaced families affected by the crisis in Southern Idlib. In addition to qurbani meat distribution, food packages, water and other forms of humanitarian aid will [...]

By | 2017-01-24T03:44:57+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Back to School Campaign 2016

It's back-to-school time!   Remember the excitement of getting a new backpack, a set of new supplies and a colorful clean notebook for the new school year? Here in America, parents are now getting busy buying their children school supplies they will need for the upcoming school year. However, unfortunately in many countries, parents can't [...]

By | 2017-01-20T22:48:03+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments