What We Do

Islamic Relief strives to alleviate suffering, hunger, illiteracy and diseases worldwide without regard to colour, race or creed and to provide aid in a compassionate and dignified manner.

Islamic Relief's view is that relief, as important as it is, is only the beginning. Giving people the confidence to participate in their own development and to secure their own future without the need for continuing external assistance is the ultimate goal.




Imagine a life plagued by a lack of water, where climate shocks lead to on-going drought, failed crops and livestock deaths. This is the daily reality

Alternative Orphan Sponsorship


All over the world, poverty and conflict have left millions struggling in extremely difficult circumstances, with children often suffering the most. <


Students in class

Millions across the developing world cannot access education for one simple reason: poverty. However, education would help them escape poverty – by

Disaster Relief Aid


“Whoever saves the life of one, it is as if he saved the whole of mankind” (Qur’an 5:32)
Islamic Relief aims to be the first on the groun



Imagine having no food in your house for weeks and watching your children become weaker by the day, severe malnourishment giving way to illness and in



The Prophet, peace be upon him, said “whoever relieves a believer’s suffering in this world, Allah will relieve a suffering of his in the Hereafte



“Who will lend Allah a good loan so that he can increase it many times?” (Qur’an 2:245)

Islamic Relief aims to give people a chan

Orphan Sponsorship and Child Welfare


Islamic Relief sponsors over 50,000 children around the world. From just £25 a month...will you join us?
Children are some of the most vulnera

Qurbani Donations


Send your fresh Qurbani to those living in poverty around the world and celebrate the true spirit of Eid-ul-Adha. For many families, the gift of Qurbani could be the only time they are able to eat meat for the whole year. With our global reach we are able to distribute Qurbani meat in some of […]

Zakat and Nisab


  Donate your Zakat £ Current Nisab value (03/01/2017) Using value of silver (612.36 grams) – £250 Using value of gold (87.48 grams) – £2,780 “And be steadfast in prayer and regular in charity: And whatever good ye send forth for your souls before you, ye shall find it with Allah” (Qur’an 2:110) Zakat is […]