First Fundraiser of 2021!

The Zakat Foundation 99 Orphans team had their first fundraiser of 2021 on Friday, January 22nd. Many generous families paid to reserve a home cooked dinner provided by our outstanding cooks at ZF. Families then stopped by the ZF NC Community Center, where volunteers lined up outside to hand the warm meals to each car. […]

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  Assalamu’alaikum everyone,        I hope you all are having a great Ramadan! I like Ramadan because I enjoy going to Iftar and participating in Salat-At-Taraweeh. I like Iftar the best, because I get to spend some time with my family and friends. I also get to play with my friends before eating […]

Ramadan Challenge – Elementary group

Assalamu’alaikum Everyone,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 I hope you had a good spring break! I too had a good spring break playing board games, watching movies, and of course, volunteering for ZF.    Last Friday on the 19th of April, the Elementary group sold cookies, cupcakes along with Ramadan cards made by Ansar, at Apex Masjid. We […]

My name is Fatima Bari, I’m 10 years old and the reason why I joined the 99 Orphan’s team, is because I want to help orphans around the world. This year, I’m part of the Zakaat foundation that helps raise money for orphans.

Ramadan Challenge

Assalamu’alaikum,We are now in the month of Sha’baan now, and Ramadan, the month of fasting and mercy, is fast approaching. The Prophet (PBUH) used to increase his good deeds and fasting during Sha’baan to prepare for Ramadan. He said “It is a month in which good deeds are taken up to the Lord of the […]

Ramadan: the Month of Blessings

Ramadan is the month of blessing and has so much good attached to it. Not only do we fast to cleanse our bodies but we fast to cleanse our souls, minds, and hearts. Fasting means to stay away from food, liquids, sins, and negativity. But Ramadan isn’t all about 30 days of fasting, or the […]

Ramadan Challenge

Assalamualaikum. We have started a Ramadan challenge again this year. The Ramadan challenge is where all different ages and groups compete in a friendly competition to see who can raise the most money at the end of Ramadan. We have to brainstorm ideas to raise money the most creative way. Last year, my group (middle […]

Yemeni Relief

The Zakat Foundation is going to be hosting a brunch this weekend to raise money to help people in Yemen. Yemen is the poorest countryin the Arabian Peninsula, and is now facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world due to a civil war. Almost 18 million people havebeen caught in the midst of this […]

Pre Eid Fest (For: May)

 Hello, this is Haleema Sadiya,  I would like to say the Pre Eid Fest was a great success. We raised a lot of money for orphans, and have past our goal of 99 orphans!!! We will continue on our journey to make the world a better place.I think its safe to say that this was […]