New Livelihoods Update (May 2018)

    'It is better that a person should take a rope and bring a bundle of wood on his back to sell so that Allah may preserve his honour, than that he should beg from people (regardless of) whether they give to him or refuse him.'
    [Bukhari]

    New livelihoods are best solution to help families break the cycle of poverty. Livelihoods bring a family income. More income means more choice. Choice to buy better foods, pay for schooling, get healthcare, and even to invest and earn more money.

    Alhamdulillah, in the past six months, Ummah Welfare Trust has provided the following livelihoods.

    Country Livelihood Projects Beneficiaries Expenditure
    Bangladesh Rickshaws
    Sewing Machines
    Milching Cows
    Kiosks
    19 families £10,000.00
    Chechnya Cattle breeding
    Kiosk stores
    Bakeries
    Tailoring
    66 families £45,630.29
    Iraq Vocational Training
    Sewing Machines
    120 families £22,015.50