Project Updates

    Qurbani Summary 2016
    Alhamdulillah, over £1.7 million was spent on this year's Qurbani programme. Through the generosity of donors this year, 5,115 large animals and 7,488 small animals were sacrificed. The ble
    16 September 2016
    August Project Update
    Download the Project Report for August 2016 (PDF)
    15 September 2016
    July Project Update
    Download the Project Report for July 2016 (PDF)
    15 August 2016
    June Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for June 2016 (PDF)
    15 July 2016
    Ramadhan Iftaar 2016
    Ummah Welfare Trust provided Iftaar packs to families in 20 countries this year. Over a million Muslims benefited from your generosity. Asia Your donations this year supported 30,000 famili
    16 June 2016
    May Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for May 2016 (PDF)
    15 June 2016
    New Livelihoods Update (May 2016)
    '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
    10 June 2016
    Widows Support Update (May 2016)
    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 3,713 widows in the past six
    09 June 2016
    April Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for April 2016 (PDF)
    18 May 2016
    A New Bore Rig in Malawi
    Around a quarter of Malawi's 17 million population do not enjoy clean water. Extreme weather in recent years, poor infrastructure and increasing pollution have left millions surviving on unsafe a
    03 May 2016
    Syria Feedback Report (Nov 2015)
    30th November 2015 Download the latest Syria report covering the work of the last 12 months (PDF)
    18 April 2016
    March Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for March 2016 (PDF)
    14 April 2016
    A Beautiful Patience
    10 April 2016
    February Monthly Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for February 2016 (PDF)
    14 March 2016
    A New School Bus in Rajasthan
    Idara -E- Dawatul Haq is an old madrasah in the dusty town of Oontra, Rajasthan, India. The madrassah teaches over 1,000 boys and girls, who come from mostly impoverished families. Until recently
    23 February 2016
    January Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for January 2016 (PDF)
    12 February 2016
    December Projects Update
    Download the Project Report for December 2015 (PDF)
    13 January 2016
    Supporting Schools in Ghouta, Damascus
    For the past two years Ummah Welfare Trust has been supporting two primary schools in the besieged Damascus suburb of Ghouta. Al Risaalah School and Al Nour School have both been refurbished and t
    12 January 2016
    November Project Update
    Download the Project Report for November 2015 (PDF)
    21 December 2015
    Most Needy Funds Report (November 2015)
    30th November 2015 Download the latest '6-months Most Needy Funds' Report (PDF)
    21 December 2015
    New Livelihoods Update
    '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
    07 December 2015
    Widows Support Update (Nov 2015)
    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 over 910 widows in the past
    04 December 2015
    October 2015 Project Update
    Download the Project Report for October 2015 (PDF)
    18 November 2015
    A New Masjid in Kurbin, Albania
    Many masjids in Albania are dilapidated and remain unused. Masjid Abu Hurrairah in the town of Gjoram, Kurbin, was one such masjid. The masjid was badly damaged in 2000 due to flooding. The local c
    17 November 2015
    A New Water Well in Gaza
    Ummah Welfare Trust has completed the construction of new well in the Al Mintar region of Gaza. Thousands of homes here were destroyed here in last summer's bombings. The main water tank was also
    10 November 2015
    Supporting Earthquake Victims in Pakistan
    Following the massive earthquake that rocked parts of Pakistan and Afghanistan recently, Ummah Welfare Trust has been providing affected families with tents, food provisions and blankets. Your do
    03 November 2015
    September 2015 Project Updates
    Download the Project Report for September 2015 (PDF)
    19 October 2015
    Qurbani Summary 2015
    Ummah Welfare Trust spent £1,559,802 on this year's Qurbani programme. Over 12,800 animals were sacrificed. Through the generosity of donors this year, 5,699 large animals and 7,109 sma
    19 October 2015
    August 2015 Project Updates
    Download the Project Report for August 2015 (PDF)
    15 September 2015
    Supporting Refugees in Calais
    With winter around the corner, Ummah Welfare Trust recently supported hundreds of refugees in Calais, France, with winter provisions. Delivered from the UK, residents at the camp received much
    10 September 2015
    Wells in the Philippines (through 2015)
    Most families in the developing world gain access to water for drinking, washing, and cooking by using groundwater. Pumps, which lift water to the surface, are ideal therefore for meeting families
    01 September 2015
    New Homes in Bangladesh
    Following the floods in Bangladesh last year, Ummah Welfare Trust has been supporting rehabilitation efforts for affected families. Alhamdulillah, 40 families, who had lost everything, have today
    25 August 2015
    July 2015 Project Update
    Download the Project Report for July 2015 (PDF)
    13 August 2015
    Ramadhan 2015 Summary
    Asia Your donations this year supported thousands of families in Kandahar, Afghanistan, and thousands more across the districts of KPK, Punjab, and Kashmir, in Pakistan. In the subcontinent
    04 August 2015
    Eid Gifts for Children in Syria
    The war in Syria has affected an estimated 7.5 million children. Many have endured appalling suffering, having witnessed their loved ones killed and homes destroyed. With your help, Ummah Welfar
    31 July 2015
    Distributing your Sadaqatul Fitr (2015)
    Sadaqatul Fitr (also known as Zakat ul-Fitr) is given at the end of Ramadhan by every Muslim, male or female, young or old. This charity is seen as a purification of one's fasts for any vain speech o
    21 July 2015
    June 2015 Project Update
    Download the Project Report for June 2015 (PDF)
    14 July 2015
    Ramadhan Relief in West Africa
    Ummah Welfare Trust's Ramadhan campaign has reached thousands of Muslims in West Africa this year. In Gambia, through local partners, the charity has supported 800 families with Iftaar provisions f
    10 July 2015
    *Update* Rohingya Crisis Appeal
    Since the appeal on behalf of Rohingya in Burma was launched, Ummah Welfare has been overwhelmed with the magnificent response by donors and the resulting high level of donations. Alhamdulillah, giv
    09 July 2015
    Ramadhan Relief in Nepal
    Following the earthquake disaster that shook Nepal in April this year, Ummah Welfare Trust has been working hard with local partners to support affected families. Alhamdulillah, Ramadhan efforts have
    06 July 2015
    Cooked Iftaar in Gaza for Ramadhan 2015
    'Whoever feeds a fasting person will have a reward like that of the fasting person, without any reduction in his reward.' (Sunan at Tirmidhi) This Ramadhan, Ummah Welfare Trust will provide 15,000
    30 June 2015
    From Slavery to Freedom in Pakistan
    Asma' RadhyAllahu 'anha says: 'Indeed, the Prophet ﷺ instructed people to free slaves during the solar eclipse.' (Sahih al Bukhari) During the last solar eclipse, in accordance with the c
    23 June 2015
    May 2015 Project Updates
    Download the Project Report for May 2015 (PDF)
    16 June 2015
    Widows Support Update (May 2015)
    Ummah Welfare Trust has created a fund which is used to provide regular payments to widows in poor conflict-ridden countries. Alhamdulillah the charity is currently sponsoring 486 widows and familie
    25 May 2015
    Income Generation Update (May 2015)
    '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
    25 May 2015
    New School Uniforms in Gambia
    Alhamdulillah, thanks to your donations, Ummah Welfare Trust recently provided new uniforms to 500 madrassah students in rural Gambia. Alhamdulillah, children received new made-to-measure clothing in
    13 May 2015
    A New Start in Chechnya
    Ummah Welfare Trust's new-livelihoods project for widows in Chechnya has been running for several years now. Tens of widows in the Republic have become independent, alhamdulillah Earlier in the
    12 May 2015
    Monthly Projects Update - April 2015
    Download the Project Report for April 2015 (PDF)
    11 May 2015
    Supporting Students in Sudan
    Dar al Tahfeezul Qur'an is one of the oldest schools in East Sudan. Thousands of students have graduated from the school, with many now teaching the Qur'an in other schools. Things became difficu
    01 May 2015
    New Homes for Widows in Somalia
    Twenty years of sporadic violence, which has on occasion turned into civil war, means that Somalia's displaced population comprises a huge number of widows and orphans. As part of its emergency
    01 May 2015
    Free Cataract Surgery in Pakistan
    Alhamdulillah, with your donations, Ummah Welfare Trust is providing free cataract surgery to elderly persons across Pakistan. Free eye camps have been set up in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab,
    01 May 2015
    Monthly Projects Update - March 2015
    Download the Project Report for March 2015 (PDF)
    16 April 2015
    Most Needy Funds Report (Feb 2015)
    Download the latest '6-months Most Needy Funds' Report (PDF)
    01 April 2015
    Gaza Winter Report 2014-15
    Download the Gaza Winter Report
    23 March 2015
    Monthly Projects Update - February 2015
    Download the Project Report for February 2015 (PDF)
    11 March 2015
    Burma Feedback Report (Dec 2013 - Nov 2014)
    Download the Burma Relief Report (PDF)
    12 February 2015
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - January 2015
    Download the Project Report for January 2015 (PDF)
    12 February 2015
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - December 2014
    Download the Project Report for December 2014 (PDF)
    19 January 2015
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - November 2014
    Download the Project Report for November 2014 (PDF)
    23 December 2014
    Hifdh Sponsorship in the Philippines
    Mindanao is located in the southern Philippines. The second largest island group in the country, its 23 provinces are home to roughly a quarter of the country's population. Alhamdulillah Islam has
    16 December 2014
    New Huffadh at the UCA
    A further 8 orphans at the Ummah Children Academy (UCA) have completed the memorisation of the Noble Qur'an. 'The best house among the Muslims is the house in which orphans are well treated
    08 December 2014
    Income Generation Projects Update (November 2014)
    '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
    24 November 2014
    Widows Support Update (November 2014)
    Ummah Welfare Trust has created a fund which is used to provide regular payments to widows in poor conflict-ridden countries. Alhamdulillah the charity is currently sponsoring 352 widows and familie
    24 November 2014
    Gaza Feedback Report 2014
    Download the Gaza Emergency Feedback Report 2014 (PDF)
    24 November 2014
    Syria Feedback Report 2014
    Download the Syria Emergency Feedback Report 2014 (PDF)
    24 November 2014
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - October 2014
    Download the Project Report for October 2014 (PDF)
    11 November 2014
    Qurbani Summary 2014
    Through the generosity of donors, 5,409 large animals and 7,404 small animals were sacrificed this year. The blessings of Eid ul Adha reached poor Muslim communities in 17 countries. ASIA Over
    24 October 2014
    Ramadhan Feedback Report 2014
    Download the Ramadhan 2014 Feedback Report
    29 September 2014
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - August 2014
    Download the Project Report for August 2014 (PDF)
    16 September 2014
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - July 2014
    Download the Project Report for July 2014 (PDF)
    13 August 2014
    Ramadhan 2014 Summary
    £5 million spent on this year's Ramadhan Programme Ummah Welfare Trust provided Iftaar packs to poor families in 18 countries this year. Alhamdulillah nearly 1 million Muslims recei
    08 August 2014
    Monthly Projects Progress Update - June 2014
    Download the Project Report for June 2014 (PDF)
    15 July 2014
    Ummah Welfare Trust sends Convoy of 70 Trucks to Syria
    As the Ummah prepares itself for the upcoming month of blessing and generosity, Ummah Welfare Trust has secured supplies worth £1.6 million from Turkey and inside Syria targeting to benefit
    23 June 2014
    Memorising the Quran at the UCA
    Ummah Welfare Trust's flagship orphanage, the Ummah Children Academy, provides free education, boarding and health care to 700 orphans from across Pakistan. Your support means children at the academy
    20 June 2014
    Projects Progress Update - May 2014
    Download the Project Report for May 2014 (PDF)
    13 June 2014
    '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 th
    03 June 2014
    Ummah Welfare Trust has created a fund which is used to provide regular payments to widows in poor conflict-ridden countries.Alhamdulillah the charity is currently sponsoring 485 widows and families.
    03 June 2014
    Download the Project Report for April 2014 (PDF)
    22 May 2014
    Download the Project Report for March 2014 (PDF)
    08 April 2014
    Download the School Progress Report for March 2014 (PDF)
    08 April 2014
    Download the Project Report for February 2014 (PDF)
    12 March 2014
    Download the Project Report for January 2014 (PDF)
    10 February 2014
    Now in its fourth year, Kidz 4 Kidz is a fundraising campaign in which school children are encouraged to raise money for children affected by conflict, neglect or natural disasters. The Kidz 4 Kidz c
    04 February 2014
    Download the Project Report for December 2013 (PDF)
    20 January 2014
    A Case Study from Chechnya Husain and Malika live with their six children in the village of Sadovaya, Chechnya. A poor family, they have little money and no land (a plot of land costs approximately &
    14 January 2014
    Download the Project Report for November 2013 (PDF)
    10 December 2013
    Amongst of the edges of society in the Muslim world, many widows and their orphaned children receive little support. Discriminatory social norms mean they have little access to land or other re
    02 December 2013
    '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) whethe
    02 December 2013
    In the past few years, Ummah Welfare Trust has been supporting widows in Chechnya by providing them with new livelihoods. Below is an example of how your donations have helped one widow begin again.
    02 December 2013
    Download the Burma Feedback Report (PDF)
    29 November 2013
    Umm Amjad, the wife of a martyr, resides at the Ummah Camp. She relates her story: The army moved into our area, Jisr Ashgur in Idlib, at the start of the revolution. Soldiers settled just twenty m
    28 November 2013
    Download the Project Report for October 2013 (PDF)
    12 November 2013
    Download the School Progress Report for October 2013 (PDF)
    06 November 2013
    Ummah Welfare Trust spent £1,194,870 for this year's Qurbani projects - once again, an increase on the previous year's Qurbani programme alhamdulillah.Approximately 800,000 Muslims benefitted th
    25 October 2013
    Download the School Progress Report for September 2013 (PDF)
    11 October 2013
    A Widow's Account from Syria. Umm Samiha currently lives in Ummah Welfare Trust's displacement camp in Sarmada, Syria. She explains her story: Aerial bombings and mortars became a part of our li
    09 October 2013
    Download the Project Report for September 2013 (PDF)
    09 October 2013
    Download the Project Report for August 2013 (PDF)
    12 September 2013
    Download the School Progress Report for July 2013 (PDF)
    16 August 2013
    Ummah Welfare Trust spent over £3 million this year providing Iftaar to poor families across the Ummah. Alhamdulillah over half a million Muslims, spanning 17 countries, received food provis
    13 August 2013
    Download the Project Report for July 2013 (PDF)
    12 August 2013
    Download the School progress Report for June 2013 (PDF)
    10 July 2013
    Download the Project Report for June 2013 (PDF)
    10 July 2013
    High educational outcomes in Pakistan have traditionally been the preserve of the wealthy elite and landowners. Though in last decade more serious attempts have been made to redress this, literac
    17 June 2013
    Amongst of the edges of society in the Muslim world, many widows and their orphaned children receive little support. Discriminatory social norms mean they have little access to land or other re
    12 June 2013
    '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) whethe
    12 June 2013
    Download the Project Report for May 2013 (PDF)
    07 June 2013
    On 20th March 2013 in Meiktila city, violent Buddhist mobs began destroying the property, shops, masjids and houses of Muslims. The death toll is over 50. This includes 11 women, 28 madrassah st
    29 March 2013
    Taking care of the poor in the winter and protecting them from the cold is a great deed. Safwan bin Salim went out on a cold night in Madinah near the mosque, and he saw a man with littl
    05 February 2013
    '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) wh
    08 January 2013
    Amongst of the edges of society in the Muslim world, many widows and their orphaned children receive little support. Discriminatory social norms mean they have little access to land o
    08 January 2013
    body {font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;} Total No. of projects as at 31/10/2012 58 Total No. of projects completed in 31/10/2012 23
    19 November 2012
    Ummah Welfare Trust spent £1,040,870 for this year’s Qurbani projects – the largest amount since the charity’s inception alhamdulillah. The Qurbani programme has al
    08 November 2012
    ‘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
    12 October 2012
    The Philippines is one of the poorest countries in the world with over 90 million people with a per capita income of less than 100 pesos daily. It is estimated that 30% of the population live
    28 September 2012
    Ummah Welfare Trust’s Group Wedding initiative aims to betroth young poor Muslims who are unable to get married due to poverty and the exorbitant dowries prevalent amongst poor communiti
    28 September 2012
    Indeed, it is We who sent down the Qur'an and indeed, We will be its guardian. (15:9) Allah, Glory be to Him, has promised to preserve the Qur’an in its entirety. For 1400 years,
    26 September 2012
    Heavy monsoon rains across Pakistan have destroyed 1,600 houses and damaged a further 5,000. An estimated 100 people have died and 68 have been injured. Most casualties were caused due to home
    21 September 2012
    Ummah Welfare Trust would like to take this opportunity to wholeheartedly thank all our donors for their generous donations towards our Burma emergency appeal.With your support over £1,0
    18 September 2012
    The assault on Muslims in the many towns of Syria continues unabated. Nowhere has this oppression been more striking than in the town of Homs, western Syria. The city has been subject to daily shellin
    31 May 2012
    The assault on Muslims in the many towns of Syria continues unabated. Nowhere has this oppression been more striking than in the town of Homs, western Syria. The city has been subject to daily
    31 May 2012
    Ibn Abi ad-Dunya reported with his chain that Ibn Mas’ud Radiallahu ‘anhu said: ‘The people will be gathered on the Day of Resurrection as naked, hungry and thirsty as t
    30 May 2012
    It was narrated that 'Urwah ibn-az-Zubayr Radiallahu ‘anhu said, ‘Seven of the Companions appointed az-Zubayr Radiallahu ‘anhu to be the guardian of their children a
    30 May 2012
    Abdullah ibn Abbas Radiallahu ‘anhu said, ‘For me to fulfill the necessities of a Muslim family for a month or for a week or whatever period of time Allah pleases is more belov
    30 May 2012
    The healthcare system of Somalia has been destroyed over the years by violence. The destruction of the public healthcare system means healthcare is now concentrated in the private sector.
    23 April 2012
    Malik bin ‘Amr al Qushairy (R.A) states from the Prophet sallalahu alayhi wa salam: ‘Whoever from among the Muslims includes an orphan towards his food and drink until Allah makes
    23 April 2012
    Up until the arrival of the rains in late 2011, Ummah Welfare Trust trucked clean water daily to families in the rural areas of Bay and Bakol. Around 1000 families would benefit each day, as a
    23 April 2012
    Wanlaweyne is a district in the Lower Shebelle region of Somalia. It is situated on the main road that links Mogadishu and Baidoa and consists of 6 main villages. There are primary and sec
    18 April 2012
    The Bakol region, situated on the Ethiopian border, remains in difficulty. Aid agencies have left and much of the land is dry and unproductive. Rains have been insufficient and families face daily
    11 April 2012
    Haiti is one of the world’s poorest countries. Nearly half a million of its people are displaced and around 4 million are food insecure. Thanks to its donors, Ummah Welfare Trust is administe
    27 March 2012
    Over-pumping of groundwater by the Israelis has meant wells in Gaza have become salinated to the point of being unusable. The growing quantity of untreated water has led to rise in skin infect
    27 March 2012
    Allah’s Messenger Salallahu ‘alaihi wasallam said, ‘The most beloved of places to Allah is the masjid, and the most detested of places to Allah is the marketplace.’ - Sa
    27 March 2012
    The servants of the Ka’abah had written to 'Umar ibn 'Abdul Aziz Rahmatullah ‘alaih asking him to send money to buy cloth to cover the House as it had been the habit of the Cali
    14 March 2012
    A man asked the Allah’s Messenger Salallahu ‘alaihi wasallam, ‘What qualities of Islam are good?’ Allah’s Messenger Salallahu ‘alaihi wasallam replied, 'To f
    12 March 2012
    UWT’s donors have responded to this crisis on an unprecedented scale. Their generosity has allowed UWT to administer the following: - Food packages were distributed to 12,658 families in
    06 March 2012
    Martini Hospital in Mogadishu, named after a famous Italian general, was founded by Italian colonisers in 1912. A former military hospital, it played a huge role in the 1977 war between Somalia and
    06 March 2012
    Abu Darda Radiallahu ‘anhu narrates that a man came to the Messenger Salallahu ‘alaihi wasallam complaining about the harsh heart he possessed. Allah’s Messenger Salallahu ‘
    02 March 2012
    Urdu Version - Video   In the last quarter of 2011, monsoon rains ravaged the rural areas of Pakistan once again. Eight million people, still recovering from the devastation of floo
    03 February 2012
    Abu Darda Radiallahu ‘anh reported that the Messenger of Allah Sallallahu ‘alaihi wa sallam, ‘Seek among weak ones, for you are given provision and help only because of the weak a
    30 December 2011
    Preserving Islam in its true form for our future generations is the duty of every Muslim, rich or poor. One of the most effective methods of fulfilling this obligation is the provision of Madr
    19 December 2011
    Famine conditions this year in south and central Somalia had forced thousands of families to leave their homes in search of relief. Allah’s Messenger Sallallahu ‘alaihiwasalla
    08 December 2011
    Hospitals in Mogadishu are understaffed, underequipped and overcrowded. This year’s drought precipitated the number of poor and sick Muslims who needed urgent medical attention. The stra
    05 December 2011
    Droughts across southern and central Somalia this year had destroyed the lives of an untold number of children. In their tender years, thousands upon thousands experienced hunger, thirst and d
    05 December 2011
    Famine conditions this year in south and central Somalia had forced thousands of families to leave their homes in search of relief. This year Ummah Welfare Trust sacrificed an unprecedent
    05 December 2011
    Ummah Welfare Trust spent £848,921 for this year’s Qurbani projects – the largest amount since the charity’s inception alhamdulillah. The Qurbani programme has alw
    29 November 2011
    Padam Shabasova   Padam lost her son and husband in the second Chechen war between 1999-2000. She was left to look after her granddaughter, who is ill and needs regular medical attention
    13 September 2011
    The first Chechen war of independence against Russia (1994-1996) turned many of the country’s towns and villages into rubble, claiming the lives of 80,000 Muslims and leading to the disa
    12 September 2011
    Alhamdulillah, the Ummah's Children Academy in Nowshera, Pakistan, was established with a vision to flourish as an institute of academic excellence for 1000 orphans from throughout Pakistan. Wi
    19 May 2011
    ‘Abdullah b. Al-Zubayr (Radi Allahu anhum) said: “I have never seen two women more generous than ‘Aishah Radi Allahu anha and Asma Radi Allahu anha. They had different ways of being
    11 May 2011
    Azim Walimia and his friends undertook a sponsored run to raise money for the victims of last year’s floods in Pakistan. Read his amazing account of what convinced him to try such a challenge
    05 May 2011
    This article is based on a conversation with Noshad Ilyas who raised funds for the Pakistan House Reconstruction Programme. Noshad first got involved with UWT about a year ago. He began to volu
    03 May 2011
    Families in the poorest areas of Gaza live in makeshift shacks and half-destroyed houses.  This has been the reality since the Israeli assault in 2009. Daily essentials such as water, gas or e
    19 April 2011
    Maymunah Bint Sa'd (ra) relates that she asked the Prophet (peace and blessings be on him), "O Prophet, inform us about Bayt Al-Maqdis (Jerusalem)". He said, "Visit it for prayer".
    10 April 2011
    Today, over two years after the Israeli assault, the Gaza strip still remains in perpetual crisis. The infrastructure is in ruins, food is scarce (the population consumes well below the accepted da
    10 April 2011
    “The great Imam, Abu Abdullah Al Hakim, (author of the great book, Al Mustadrak) was ill with sore blisters covering his face for over a year. He asked many pious people to pray for him and t
    10 April 2011
    The Hadith of Ibn ‘Umar (R.A) says, “and the most beloved action to Allah is Happiness you create for a Mu’min (believer), you may uplift a difficulty from him, or you may repay a
    10 April 2011
    Sanctions, blockades and incessant conflict are condemning the Palestinians to a life of economic despair, deprivation and hardship. Massive unemployment in Gaza is taking a toll like never before.
    10 April 2011
    He it is Who created for you ears and eyes and hearts. Small thanks do you give! (Surah Al-Mu’minun, Verse 78) 80% of Gazans live below the poverty line. Most families cannot pay for th
    10 April 2011
    Jamea Al Kauthar, an Islamic boarding school for girls in Lancaster, organised a one day fundraiser to support the Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) Pakistan Reconstruction Programme. They raised an outsta
    05 April 2011
    Alhamdulillah, the Ummah’s Children Academy in Nowshera, Pakistan, was established with a vision to flourish as an institute of academic excellence for 1000 orphans from throughout Pakistan.
    04 April 2011
    The district of Gujarat in Western India has a population of over 50 million, of which 9% is Muslim. Despite mainstream reports indicating Gujarat as being one of the wealthier states in Ind
    23 March 2011
    Six months ago, Pakistan was hit by devastating monsoon floods. The unprecedented deluge displaced over 20 million people. It was described as the country’s worst floods in a hundred yea
    21 March 2011
      The Country is now even more desperate. The situation is being likened to the deadly famines that recently hit Africa. Continued aid to these helpless families is crucial. &nbs
    17 March 2011
    Constructing Wells in Bihar Despite being the third largest state in India, with a population of 83 million, Bihar is described as India’s failed state. It has the lowest GDP per capi
    14 March 2011
    Rajasthan is the largest state in India. Most people in Rajasthan grind out an insufficient and often inadequate existence in subsistence agriculture. Infrequent monsoon rains and low crop yi
    14 March 2011
    Constructing Water Wells in Bihar, 16.02.2011 Despite being the third largest state in India, with a population of 83 million, Bihar is described as India’s failed state. It has the l
    14 March 2011
    On July 29th 2010 torrential rains caused devastating floods in the Pakistani Provinces of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa (KPK), Baluchistan, Punjab and Sindh, claiming over 1500 lives and affecting more than 20
    07 February 2011
    Qurbani Overview (Over £570,000 worth of animals sacrificed) Qurbani, on the day of Eid al-Adha, has always been a great obligation to this great Ummah of Rasulallah (SAW). The act of ‘
    17 January 2011
    United Kingdom Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) launched a nationwide fundraising competition to buy gifts for children who were victims of the devastating floods in Pakistan last July. It gave an
    12 January 2011
    Senior Academic Block: The outside structure of the senior academic block is now complete.   Inside, in the laboratory, a hanging ceiling and tiles are being installed
    11 January 2011
    Phase One - Emergency Aid Read Report on How UWT Responded to the Pakistan Emergency In the initial aftermath of the floods, the relief operation focused on providing emerge
    04 January 2011
    Allah’s Messenger Sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam said, ‘I and the person who looks after an orphan will be together in Jannah like this.’ (He then raised the index and mid
    30 December 2010
    The Philippines is in the eastern hemisphere comprised of about 7000 islands in the South China Sea. Due to political unrest people mainly Muslim ethnic population known as “indigent” m
    06 December 2010
    Senior Academic Block: The structure of the senior academic block is completed while the ceiling work is in progress in the library and laboratory at this block.
    02 December 2010
    The war in Chechnya officially ended in May 2000 but repercussions of war are still much in evidence. Many still face food insecurity, lack of income and hold no hope of finding a sustainable livel
    02 December 2010
    Senior Academic Block B   The structure of academic block B already has been completed, while the plaster work , bricks, plumber, chips grinding, electrical, steel railing, alumin
    13 July 2010
    UCA Pakistan Masjid almost complete Senior Academic Block B   The structure of academic block B has already been completed, while the plaster work , bricks, plumber, chips grin
    10 May 2010
    BLOCK{ display:block; margin: 7px 0; line-height:1.5em } PAKISTAN - Ummah Children Academy (UCA) A brief report of the first and second term Exams, 2009-10 at UCA According to t
    15 March 2010
    Introduction: Slavery for debt bondage still remains as one of the most persistent social problems in Pakistan today. Those debts average around 1,000 Pakistani rupees — roughly £8
    02 March 2010
    Progress Report of Construction Senior Academic Block B The picture shows the external view of Academic Block B as the folding work is finished
    24 February 2010
    Ummah Welfare Trust has responded swiftly to the crisis in Haiti by teaming up with a joint relief operation of the Zakat Foundation of America and its partners who have teams of volunteers on the
    22 February 2010
    Progress Report of Construction Senior Academic Block B The structure of the Senior Academic Block B is finished. The rock wall and finishing r
    04 January 2010
    Progress Report of Construction Senior Academic Block B   The structure of the Senior Academic Block B is complete. The chip work is als
    02 November 2009
    On September 30, 2009 at 5:16 pm, a powerful earthquake struck off the western Sumatra coast in Indonesia, measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale. The epicenter was 45 km west-northwest of the port city o
    29 October 2009
    West Africa (Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Senegal & Sierra Leone) The following Ramadhan projects have been carried out within Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Senegal & Sierra Leon
    23 September 2009
    Progress Report of Construction Senior Academic Block B The structure of the Senior Academic Block B is finished. The chipwork is complete on the ground and first floor. Floor work (ce
    14 September 2009
    Event Organised by Islamic Posters in Conjunction with Ummah Welfare Trust May 10, 2009 The recent atrocities which took place in Gaza left a deep scar not only on the Gazans but rather on every f
    01 June 2009
    The situation in the Buner & Swat districts is extremely hazardous due to the military operation taking place there. Most of the population have left their homes due to continuous bombing and s
    08 May 2009
    Progress Report of Construction Tuftiles and Curbstones: The work on tuftiles and curbstone for the footpath in front of junior academic block & teacher residence is complete. Th
    07 May 2009
    In the Name of Allah the Most Beneficent the Most Merciful. May all praises be to Allah, the Sustainer of the universe and salutations and peace be upon the greatest creation of Allah our maste
    25 April 2009
    Progress Report of Construction Tuftiles and Curbstones: The work on tuftiles and curbstone for the footpath in front of junior academic block & teacher residence is completed. T
    05 April 2009
    Progress Report of Construction at the Ummah Children Academy By Ummah welfare Trust (Pakistan) - 06/03/2009 1) Junior Academic Block (complete). 2) Student Hostel II (complete)
    06 March 2009
    Qurbani 2008 Report - (added 18/12/2008) September 2008 Ramadhan Expenditure Report April &
    11 June 2008
    How your Money was Spent in Ramadhan 1428/2007 Ramadhan Iftaar Programmes Ummah Welfare Trust has been providing Iftaar for the poor and needy Muslims of the Ummah in nine countries acro
    11 June 2008
    Ongoing UWT projects PAKISTAN The Ummah Children Academy (UCA) - an orphanage in Nowshera, Pakistan - will cater for 1000 orphans from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Kashmir once it is fully com
    11 June 2008