Updates

Gaza: From the Nakba to Now

May 15, 2022

The Nakba, or ‘the Catastrophe’ is when over 750,000 Palestinians were forced to flee from their homes and become refugees. There are now more than 5 million Palestinian refugees registered with UNRWA and over 1.4 million of these are in…

Working Hard in Ramadan: Thank you IF’s Gaza team!

May 10, 2022

IF Charity only works in the Gaza Strip and our expertise and impact are only possible with the hard work, skills and compassion of our field office. Ramadan is a time of blessings but also of challenges for those providing…

Ramadan Aid: IF Charity in Action

April 26, 2022

This Ramadan, with your generosity we have been able to reach hundreds of families struggling with food insecurity. You can see your aid in action below!

Faith in Crisis: Bringing Ramadan Joy to Families in Gaza

April 26, 2022

Ramadan should be a time of peace but for so many, it is a time when anxiety over food insecurity increases. With limited food for even two meals a day, many people we have supported have told us of how…

After The Bombs: Testimonies From Gaza

April 25, 2022

As Ramadan was ending last year, the people of Gaza faced a large scale bombardment that lasted for 11 days and was of a ferocity not seen before. The attack left over 260 people dead, thousands injured and Gaza’s 2…

The Violence of Poverty and Siege on Children

April 22, 2022

Almost half of Gaza’s population is under the age of 18. Gaza’s children have been living in an ‘unliveable’ open air prison and have grown up under a brutal siege and faced large scale bombardments. It is estimated that after…

The Last 10 Days of Ramadan

April 22, 2022

The last 10 days of the holy month of Ramadan are hugely significant for Muslims. Aishah (may Allah be pleased with her) narrated “When the last ten days of Ramadan came, the Messenger of Allah  would stay up at night, wake…

Faith in Crisis: How You Have Helped Feed Families

April 20, 2022

The humanitarian crisis in Gaza has only worsened since the Global Pandemic began and with last May’s bombardment and the ongoing siege, it is hard for thousands of families to simply eat more than one meal a day. Poverty also…

Ramadan Foodie: Sunnah Foods

April 13, 2022

Food is a vital part of the holy month of Ramadan. From the abstaining from food and spiritual nourishment to the breaking of fasts and being grateful for the foods we love to eat as well as feeding other fasting…

Umm Ahmed Abu Dan’s Story

April 7, 2022

During this month of mercy as we fast and pray for forgiveness we are also encouraged to give charity and be kind. So many people are fighting battles and struggling to survive and acknowledging and supporting them can make a…