Widows Support Update (June 2017)

    Ummah Welfare Trust has created a fund which is used to provide regular payments to widows in poor or conflict-ridden countries.

    Alhamdulillah, the charity has supported 4,084 widows in the past six months. As always, the charity is urging for donations so more widowed families can be helped.

    Total Funds Spent (December 2016 - May 2017): £629,381.40

    Country Widows Supported Expenditure
    Afghanistan 260 £47,715.51
    Bangladesh 511 £55,100.00
    Iraq 250 £45,000.00
    Kashmir 136 £24,731.44
    Pakistan 224 £40,504.58
    Palestine 42 £15,500.00
    Syria 2,661 £400,929.50

    'The one who strives for widows and the poor is like the Mujahid in the way of Allah, or the one who stands in the night prayers and fasts during the day.'
    [Sahih al Bukhari]



    Syria Widow