UWT in the Press

    Rs6 million and 200 wheelchairs donated to UWT Pakistan
    The News Friday, April 29, 2011 A delegation of Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT), a United Kingdom based charity organisation held a meeting with Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal Managing Director Zamurrud Khan
    09 June 2011
    Death of son behind launch of charity, says UWT chief
    PESHAWAR: Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) Chairman Maulana Muhammad Idrees has said that the death of his son due to a lung-related disease made him think in 2000 about establishing the trust that is pre
    09 June 2011
    London Luton Airport thanks Community Groups who raised aid for Pakistan Flood Victims
    Tuesday 29th March 2010 London Luton Airport thanks Community Groups who raised aid for Pakistan Flood Victims London Luton Airport has hosted a presentation to thank the 21 Luton base
    29 March 2011
    UCA grab PT event title
    The Nation December 11, 2010 PESHAWAR - The students of Ummah Children Academy stood first in the provincial PT competition held here amid cheer and enthusiasm and received extreme clapping from the
    27 December 2010
    60 homes handed over to Nowshera flood victims
    The News Sunday, December 26, 2010 NOWSHERA: Some 60 houses constructed by a charity organisation were handed over to flood-hit people at a ceremony here Saturday. The houses were constructed by
    26 December 2010
    Winter kits distributed
    Dawn.comDecember 3, 2010 Winter kits distributed PESHAWAR, Dec 2: Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) distributed winter kits among 675 flood-affected Afghan refugee in the worst affected Azakhail village o
    06 December 2010
    UWT distributes winter kits among Afghan refugees
    Business Recorder December 03, 2010 PESHAWAR The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) distributed winterisation kit among 675 flood-affected Afghan refugee families in the worst affected Aza Khel village of
    06 December 2010
    Centre for disabled persons launches operations
    The News Sunday, December 05, 2010 Rawalpindi A vocational centre for disabled persons established by the Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT), a United Kingdom based registered charity organisation, has
    05 December 2010
    Flood-affected families to get homes tomorrow
    The News Saturday, December 04, 2010 Islamabad Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT), an international charity organisation registered in UK, will hand over the keys of newly constructed houses to the famili
    04 December 2010
    Winter kits handed over to Afghan refugees
    The Nation December 03, 2010 Winter kits handed over to Afghan refugees PESHAWAR – The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) on Thursday distributed winter kits among 675 flood-affected Afghan refuge
    03 December 2010
    UWT sacrificed 3,000 animals
    Saturday, November 27, 2010 The News Islamabad The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT), a United Kingdom-based charity organization, slaughtered more than 3,000 sacrificial animals during the three days o
    27 November 2010
    Students raise funds for Pakistan flood at Blackburn in UK
    Pakistan Times By Raza Mumtaz 'Pakistan Times' Executive Editor/UK Bureau Chief LONDON (UK): Students, parents and staff from Tauheedul Islam Girls High School and Tauheedul Islam Mosque in Blackb
    26 November 2010
    Muslims raise £46K for Pakistan flood relief
    The Muslim News Friday 26 November 2010 Students, parents and staff from Tauheedul Islam Girls High School and Tauheedul Islam Mosque in Blackburn have raised an outstanding £46,000 towards
    26 November 2010
    Muslim school students in Blackburn raise funds for Pakistan floods
    Associated Press of PakistanNovember 26, 2010 Students, parents and staff from Tauheedul Islam Girls High School and Tauheedul Islam Mosque in Blackburn, north west England have raised an outstanding
    26 November 2010
    Charities to distribute meat in flood-hit areas
    Wednesday, November 17, 2010 The International News Bureau report PESHAWAR: Like their invaluable services in rescue and rehabilitation works during the recent flooding in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the
    17 November 2010
    Udhiyah Serves Flood-Hit Pakistanis
    Monday, 15 November 2010 OnIslam By Aamir Latif, OnIslam Correspondent KARACHI – In Pakistan, `Eid Al-Adha this year is bringing a spirit of solidarity, as Islamic charities join hands with
    15 November 2010
    UWT to sacrifice worth Rs1bn animals
    Pakistan Observer Staff Reporter Peshawar—Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) , a United Kingdom based non-governmental organization, has announced to perform a grand sacrifice of animals worth around
    13 November 2010
    UWT team to check relief work
    The News Saturday, November 13, 2010 Islamabad A two member delegation of the Ummah Welfare Trust, a United Kingdom based charity organisation, has arrived in Pakistan to check the relief and reh
    13 November 2010
    Meat of animals to be distributed among flood victims
    Thursday, October 28, 2010 The International News The Ummah Welfare Trust, a United Kingdom-based charity organization, has announced to sacrifice thousands of animals this Eidul Azha and di
    08 November 2010
    Students raise £47,000 for flood relief
    Thursday, 4th November 2010 Asian Image Students, parents and members of the community at Tauheedul Islam Girls’ High School and Tauheedul Islam Mosque have raised nearly £50,000 towards
    04 November 2010
    Blackburn schoolís big boost for flood victims
    Thursday 4th November 2010 Lancashire Telegraph By David Watkinson Chief reporter BLACKBURN school pupils have helped to raise almost £50,000 for victims of the Pakistan flood disaster.
    04 November 2010
    UWT start the reconstruction and rehabilitation
    Monday, 25 October 2010 One Pakistan News Peshawar ,The Flood has affected more then 20 million People in Pakistan while Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) has started the reconstruction and rehabilitation
    25 October 2010
    Flood-affected family of dwarves given assistance
    Saturday, October 23, 2010 The International News Rawalpindi Taking notice of a report about the plight of a flood-affected family of abnormally small persons (dwarves), Maulana Muhammad Idrees,
    23 October 2010
    Scale of Disaster, Security Risks, Spotty Organization Overwhelm Pakistan Aid Efforts (The New York Times)
    By NATHANIAL GRONEWOLD of ClimateWire Published: October 15, 2010 The New York times NOWSHERA, Pakistan -- 'I wonder if humanity exists in other parts of Pakistan.' Salma Begum 32, fumes when
    15 October 2010
    75 Affected Families Leave College
    September 25, 2010 The International News CHARSADDA: Flood-affected families staying in relief camp at the Government Girls College here started returning home after about 75 affected families were
    25 September 2010
    Over 700 families staying in Charsadda await registration
    Thursday, September 23, 2010 The International News Riaz Khan Daudzai PESHAWAR: Over 700 flood-affected families sheltered at the Government Postgraduate College in Charsadda are yet to be regist
    23 September 2010
    Selfless youngsters at Leicester school give up trip for Pakistan charity
    Friday, September 17, 2010 This is Leicestershire Farhim Cassim, Aisha Daud, Leila Aziz, Huzaifa Yusuf, Adnan Masoor, Humaria Qadri and Muhammad Lafa, with Ebrahim Moosa and Mohammed Dadhiwala,
    17 September 2010
    UWT allocates Rs50m for flood relief
    Friday, September 10, 2010 The International News PESHAWAR: Chairman Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) Maulana Muhammad Idrees has said his organisation has allocated Rs50 million for the welfare of flo
    10 September 2010
    St Albans residents do their bit for devastated Pakinstani flood victims
    Saturday 4th September 2010 St Albans & Harpenden Review By Chris Hewett A charitable group of St Albans residents gathered in a primary school hall this afternoon to pack boxes for those hit
    04 September 2010
    250,000 flood victims benefit from UWT operation
    Saturday, September 04, 2010 The International News Islamabad Keeping in view the miseries of the victims in flood affected areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Southern Punjab and Sindh, Ummah Welfare T
    04 September 2010
    UWT distributes food packs among flood victims
    Friday, September 03, 2010 The International News Bureau report PESHAWAR: The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) distributed food packages among 500 flood-affected families in the worst affected Pashto
    03 September 2010
    UWT flood relief
    September 03, 2010 Pakistan Observer Staff Reporter Peshawar—Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) (Pak) is providing its heartiest efforts for the flood affected people of Pakistan and till date
    03 September 2010
    UWT features on Reuters
    Source:Reuters Disease hovers over Pakistan's flood-stricken children By Michael Georgy CHARSADDA, Pakistan | Wed Aug 18, 2010 12:21pm EDT CHARSADDA, Pakistan (Reuters)
    30 August 2010
    KP Provincial Assembly Speaker urges intíl community to help flood-ravaged Pakistan
    August 28, 2010 Sana News CHARSADDA, (SANA): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Assembly Speaker Kiramat Ullah Khan said the government could not fight the devastating floods until the international co
    28 August 2010
    Bradford man raises thousands of pounds for Pakistan relief (BBC)
    26 August, 2010 BBC News A businessman from Bradford has raised £150,000 to help flood victims in Pakistan. Naheem Khans campaign has seen generous donations from towns and cities across
    26 August 2010
    Disease hovers over flood-stricken areas
    Thursday, August 19, 2010 Daily Times CHARSADDA: As floodwaters rushed into Bakhmina Saeed’s mud-brick home, she grabbed medical records of her daughter’s heart condition, put them in
    19 August 2010
    Disease hovers over Pakistans flood-stricken children
    child is carried by a relative as they alight from a small boat after leaving their flooded home in Muzaffargarh, near Multan, Pakistan, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010. - AP Photo Wednesday, 18 Aug, 2010
    18 August 2010
    After Floods, Diseases Savage Pakistan Kids
    Wednesday, 18 August 2010 OnIslam.net CHARSADDA, Pakistan –- Pakistani children are bearing the brunt of the country’s worst humanitarian disaster as they lay helpless in makeshift ten
    18 August 2010
    Concerns grow of aid wrapped in ideology for flood victims
    Monday, August 16, 2010 Irishtimes.com Islamists are beating the government in getting help to flood victims, writes Mary Fitzgerald in Peshawar THE FLAG flying above the knot of thickly-bea
    16 August 2010
    Diseases add miseries to flood IDPs
    14 August, 2010 SAMAA News NOWSHEHRA: Hundreds of flood victims queued for aid in the city of Nowshera on Saturday as UN officials confirmed that cases of cholera had surfaced in flood-ravaged P
    14 August 2010
    Citizensí Aid to the People of Bajawar
    October 13, 2008 Pak Tea House We are publishing a note drafted in early October, 2008 by Shandana Khan – a citizen activist – who has been visiting the camps and raising funds for the
    13 August 2010
    How the Floods Help the Taliban
    August 12, 2010 Newsweek It showed ordinary Pakistanis that the government isn’t there for them. Besides sharing the wrenching loss of loved ones, homes, possessions, farms, livestock, live
    12 August 2010
    How your cash can help save children of disaster
    Saturday, August 07, 2010 This is Leicestershire By Gary Mitchell The Leicester Mercury today joins forces with international aid charity Unicef to help desperate families in flood-ravaged Paki
    07 August 2010
    Leeds rallies to aid Pakistan flood victims (Yorkshire Evening Post)
    5 August 2010 Yorkshire Evening Post By Aisha Iqbal Prayers were being said today at Leeds' biggest mosque as the full devastating effects of Pakistan's worst ever monsoon flooding continued to
    05 August 2010
    Sports goods sent for displaced children
    Sunday, May 31, 2009 The News (Jang Group of Papers) Rawalpindi In order to provide recreational facilities to the displaced children, Ummah Welfare Trust, a UK based NGO, has started setting up a
    31 May 2009
    IDPs demonstrating unity in hour of turmoil
    Pakistan Observer 22 May 2009 Mardan—Hundreds of thousands displaced persons from different areas of NWFP are braving the harsh weather and difficult times at camps in Mardan and Swa
    22 May 2009
    Rs100m relief package for IDPs announced
    The Frontier Post Sunday, 17 May, 2009 ISLAMABAD (NNI): The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) Pakistan has announced a relief package of Rs 100 million for the affectees of Buner, Swat & Lowar Dir, Ch
    17 May 2009
    Ummah Welfare Trust: Great Service for Swat IDPs
    The Pakistani Spectator 16th May 2009 One of the most flawless, immaculate, passionate and great service is from the Ummah Welfare Trust for the IDPs of Pakistan. They are hard at work in Swabi and
    16 May 2009
    Security forces clear area up to Daggar in Buner
    PESHAWAR (15 May, 2009) Business Recorder NWFP Minister for Information, Mian Iftikhar Hussein Thursday said that the security forces had cleared area up to Daggar in district Buner from the militan
    15 May 2009
    Peoples response to the IDP crisis
    Wednesday, 13 May, 2009 The News (Jang Group of Papers) By Rahimullah Yusufzai The writer is resident editor of The News in Peshawar A town named Rustam is often the first stop for internally
    13 May 2009
    No one to dry their tears
    By Kamal Siddiqi The News (Jang Group of Papers) Wednesday, 13 May, 2009 Mardan: It does not take long before tears start to stream down the faces of the displaced people gathered at the Shahzad
    13 May 2009
    Swat could turn into Darfur
    Hasan Abdal (NWFP), 13 May, 2009 Hindustan Times Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province is in grave danger of becoming a big village of tents as the country grapples with the largest displace
    13 May 2009
    Pakistanis pour into camps
      As hundreds of thousands flee the fighting between the army and the Taliban, a refugee crisis looms. By Nahal Toosi The Associated Press MARDAN, Pakistan — Men lined up in the ba
    12 May 2009
    Refugees flood camps as Pakistan presses Taliban
    By NAHAL TOOSI Associated Press Writer Mon, 11 May, 2009 (Yahoo News) MARDAN, Pakistan – Men lined up in the baking sun and children held empty food bowls as hundreds of thousands of Pakistan
    11 May 2009
    Jalala relief camp swarming with IDPs
    Friday, 08 May, 2009 Dawn.com PESHAWAR, May 7: The Jalala relief camp in Mardan district set up for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Buner, Dir and Swat districts has been overcrowded as
    08 May 2009
    BBC pictures of the day showing aid being distributed by UWT in Pakistan.
    Screenshot of the BBC website showing the picture:
    08 May 2009
    Pakistans forgotten casualties of war
    Tuesday, 5 May 2009 The Independent Thousands of civilians flee fighting between the military and the Taliban By Omar Waraich in Chingalai, Buner Shafiq Ullah vividly recalls the night he
    05 May 2009
    UWT in cooperation with South African Al-Imdaad Foundation and FI Research Center launches 3rd aid program in support of 5000 families in Gaza
    22 April, 2009 Fact International - Exclusive GAZA - As part of its massive aid campaign in support of the Gaza Strip families ruined by recent Zionist assault, the British Islamic Ummah Welfare T
    22 April 2009
    Islamic charity does what the British government refuses to do
    March 25, 2009 Adamsolomon.org It seems that with all the negative criticism of Islamic charities in the west, the good work these charities do inside these very countries is ignored. What a su
    25 March 2009
    UK Muslims fund state of the art academy for orphans
    Sunday, 8th March 2009 The News on Sunday (Jang Group of Newspapers)
    08 March 2009
    Raising money to help Gaza victims
    Tuesday, 3rd Feb 2009 Reading Evening Post Women and children raised more than £2,000 for those affected by the Gaza conflict during a fundraiser over the weekend. More than 100 people en
    03 February 2009
    Charitys outrage as bank shuts its account
    Wednesday, 12th Jan 2009 Telegraph & Argus   A humanitarian charity in Bradford faces financial crisis after being told by a high street bank that its account is being closed. The Umm
    12 January 2009
    Charities providing Palestine aid are victims of sinister agenda
    Wednesday, 7th Jan 2009 Third Sector Labour MP claims banks that close charities accounts are acting on unfounded rumours Charities that help Palestinians are becoming victims of a 'sinister ag
    07 January 2009
    Children benefit from state-of-the-art equipment donated by UWT
    Friday, 14th November 2008 University Hospitals of Leicester Children undergoing surgery will benefit from state-of-the-art equipment made possible by the Ummah Welfare Trust. The charity, which
    14 November 2008
    Community groups £25,000 donation is a breath of fresh air
    Breath of fresh air 14 November 2008 Laura Dennis, Communications Officer, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust   Community group's £25,000 donation is a breath of fresh air &nb
    14 November 2008
    1,200 suffer from Gastroenteritis in Swat
    Saturday, 4th October 2008 Jang - The International News MINGORA: The number of people suffering from cholera and diarrhoea in the militancy-stricken Swat Valley are constantly increasing as 1200
    04 October 2008
    Eid Gifts Distributed
    Wednesday, 1st October 2008 Jang - The International News NOWSHERA: Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) Tuesday distributed Eid gifts among 1,700 children of the internally displaced people of Bajaur at Ben
    01 October 2008
    198 internally displaced families residing in Pirpiyai camp
    Friday, 29th Aug 2008 Associated Press of Pakistan PESHAWAR, Aug 28 (APP): As many as 198 internally displaced families comprising 1400 individuals including males, females and children due to Baj
    29 August 2008
    Qiraat and Nasheed Tour 2008 Organised by Ummah Welfare Trust
    Thursday, 7th August 2008 Islam Radio We were very fortunate to have attended the Batley venue for this nationwide tour and were we in for a treat! This was the first time Abu Ali and Abu Muhannad
    07 August 2008
    Bolton Mans Burmese Mercy Mission
    Friday 16th May 2008 AsianImage A BOLTON man is flying out to Burma to help victims of Cyclone Nargis. Iqbal Rawat will be taking five cases of medicine, donated by pharmacies in Bolton, when h
    16 May 2008
    Ibrahim Beats the Pain Barrier
    Saturday, 3rd May 2008 Asian Image Despite straining his calf midway through the London marathon Ibrahim Jama was determined to reach the finishing line. And his determination meant he raised over
    03 May 2008
    Examination Supervision Services at Ummah Children Academy
    Tuesday, 15th April 2008 LIOCS Examination Supervision Services The energetic team members of LIOCS have done a wonderful job as a helping hand of Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT). A step of LIOCS to
    15 April 2008
    Interpal & Ummah Welfare Trust Joint Gaza Appeal
    Monday, 7th April 2008 Interpal Gaza Crisis Continues The current humanitarian crisis in Gaza is intensifying. In the last week alone 123 people, many of whom were children, were killed whi
    07 April 2008
    Bangladeshi Expatriates in UK Celebrate V-Day
    Asia Pulse Data Source via COMTEX Monday, 17th Dec 2007 Bangladeshi expatriates in the UK Sunday celebrated the 36th Victory Day in a festive manner along with raising funds for Sidr victims. D
    17 December 2007
    UK Continues to Aid Bangladesh Victims
    The Muslim Weekly Friday, December 7th 2007 With relief efforts working unabated across the southern affected areas of cyclone-hit Bangladesh, Britain tirelessly continued with its contribution o
    07 December 2007
    Pakistan: Quake victims despair as wait for land drags on
    IRIN 16th August 2006 MUZAFFARABAD, 16 August 2006 (IRIN) - Thousands of survivors are still waiting for land to be allocated so they can rebuild their homes more than 10 months after the devastat
    16 August 2006
    Absence of potable water, hygienic food inviting Cholera: Physician
    Tuesday, June 27th 2006 NOWSHERA: Cholera and other water borne diseases broke out in the outskirts of Akora Khattak due to non-availability of potable water and hygienic food in the area. This
    27 June 2006
    Pakistan Railways to provide land for hospital
    Monday, June 5th 2006 RAWALPINDI - Federal Minister for Railways Sh. Rashid Ahmad said that Pakistan Railways would provide land for construction of a hospital to Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) a social
    05 June 2006
    Quake Donations
    This is Leicestershire Monday, February 6th 2006 A voluntary group has raised more than £5,000 to help the survivors of the Pakistan earthquake. Members of the Ummah Welfare Trust, based
    06 February 2006
    Earthquake Tournament A Success
    Monday, January 23rd 2006 Staffordshire Football Assc. On the 15th January 2006 a charity football tournament was held at Vida Stoke (Holden Lane High School) with all proceeds going to the South
    23 January 2006
    Mini Villages Will Provide Warm Homes - Orphanage to care for 1,000 children
    Wednesday, December 7th 2005 Telegraph & Argus Orphanage to care for 1,000 children Bradford Newsquest UK - A Bradford charity is working to set up small villages and an orphanage for earth
    07 December 2005
    Donations Flooding in
    Friday, October 28th 2005 This is Leicestershire Hundreds of people in Leicester and Leicestershire are continuing to dig deep and donate money to the earthquake appeal. Almost a month after th
    28 October 2005
    Leicester Universitys Islamic Society raised £1,000 to help victims
    Saturday, 22 October 2005 President Zakariya Khan said: 'In an era where students are seen to be broke and in debt, the generosity shown is a clear sign that we, as a student community, still care
    22 October 2005
    Thank you
    Friday, October 14th 2005 This is Leicestershire Leicestershire people have raised an amazing £150,000 in less than a week to help desperate victims of the South Asia earthquake. Money, c
    14 October 2005
    Ummah Trust Donates £200,000
    Wednesday, October 12th 2005 This is Lancashire Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) a Bolton based charity has allocated and initial £200,000 towards helping the victims of the South Asia EarthQuake.
    12 October 2005
    God help our poor families
    Wednesday, October 12th 2005 This Asian News DOZENS of Oldham residents have been flying out to earthquake-hit Pakistan this week in a bid to help with ongoing rescue efforts. Many of the towns
    12 October 2005
    Ummah Welfare Trust Donates £200,000
    Wednesday, October 12th 2005 Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) a Bolton based charity has allocated and initial £200,000 towards helping the victims of the South Asia EarthQuake. Representatives o
    12 October 2005
    Rush to Aid Quake Victims
    Monday, October 10th 2005 This is Bradford A massive fundraising effort is underway in Bradford to help the tens of thousands of victims of the devastating earthquake in South Asia. Between 20,0
    10 October 2005
    Reception of an ambulance from UWT of Britain
    Friday, January 28, 2005 PKPU Online PKPU Online JAKARTA - PKPU's National Zakat-Amil Trust was trusted an ambulance car worth 205 million rupiahs from a British NGO Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT), del
    28 January 2005
    Auction and sale raises £11,000
    Tuesday, January 11th 2005 Leicester Mercury Leicester Mercury UK - A Sale and auction raised more than £11,000 More than 1,500 people packed the Ziaul-Islam hall on Berners Street in Spi
    11 January 2005
    Muslim Aid And Ummah Welfare Trust Sponsor Iraq Ramadan Relief
    Wednesday, Nov 19th 2003 Muslim Aid Muslim Aid in its Ramadan programme has spent through its Field Office in Baghdad and partner organisations £35,500 to bring relief to the people of Iraq.
    19 November 2003
    Ummah Welfare Trust (U.K) Distribute Aid to Afghan Refugees
    Wednesday, May 8th 2002 The Daily Baakhabar QUETTA: Ummah Welfare Trust representative Maulana Mohammed Idrees visited Refugee camps along the Afghan border in close proximity to Spinboldak and Ak
    08 May 2002
    UK Trusts Distributes Sacrificed Animals
    QUETTA: Ummah welfare Trust, UK, distributed relief goods including sacrificial animals among more than 2,000 Afghan Refugee families on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha near Pak-Afghan Border. Chairman of T
    28 February 2002
    Ummah Welfare Trust Donates Goods
    Tuesday, January 15th 2002 Daily Balochistan Express QUETTA: Ummah Welfare Trust United Kingdom donated relief goods for the Afghan Refugees. Maulana Mohammed Idrees representative for Ummah We
    15 January 2002
    Ummah Welfare Trusts Donates Relief Goods
    The Daily Balochistan Wednesday, 5th December 2001 QUETTA: Ummah Welfare Trust, United Kingdom, has donated relief goods ammounting to over Rs. 11 million for the Afghan refugees under Ramzan reli
    05 December 2001
    UK Trusts Donates 21 Trucks of Relief Goods
    Wednesday, November 7th 2001 Balochistan Express QUETTA: Moulana Mohammed Idrees the representative of Ummah Welfare Trust (England) has donated 21 truckloads of relief goods for Afghan refugees a
    07 November 2001