Press-Release

    Eid Mubarak
    'For every people there is a feast and this is our feast.' - Sahih al Bukhari Ummah Welfare Trust would like to say Eid Mubarak to its donors, volunteers, staff and all who welcome this blessed day
    07 August 2013
    Shaykh Mufti Taqi Usmani visits Ummah Welfare Trust
    On Friday 21st June, Ummah Welfare Trust's head office in Bolton, Lancashire, was paid a visit by renowned Islamic scholar Shaykh Mufti Taqi Usmani. The Shaykh was given a tour of the new office by
    24 June 2013
    British Aid flown directly into Somalia
    Ummah Welfare Trust is delivering the Charity’s largest ever relief operation in Somalia. Response Somalia is a £10 million project that aims to bring thousands of drought-stricken
    12 October 2011
    Eid al-Adha 2011
    Eid al-Adha is a time of rejoicing and feasting for most Muslims. But for tens of millions of people around the world the day will be spent much the same as any other, without food, shelter or secu
    28 September 2011
    Luton Delivers in Time (NEW)
    Last summer’s devastating floods in Pakistan may have faded from people’s memories, but the aftermath continues to prove just as difficult for many of its victims. As thousands continue to
    22 March 2011
    Project Malawi Mobile Clinics
    When your ambulance looks like this…..   ..... is it any wonder that 4 in 5 children die on their way to the delivery room? When we dial 999, we take it for grant
    17 January 2011
    Press Release-Pakistan Floods Appeal
    Thursday 26th of August 2010 Pakistan Floods Appeal No one statistic can quite capture the enormity and magnitude of the disaster that has befallen our brothers and sisters in Pakistan. Ove
    26 August 2010
    UWT Opens Public Kitchens in Earthquake Affected Padang - West Sumatra
    Press Release Fri, 22 October 2009 UWT as part of its 1st Phase emergency response has set-up public kitchens in seven areas across the Earthquake zone in Padang. These kitchens are providing cook
    22 October 2009
    NWFP (Pakistan) Crisis Appeal
    Monday, 18th May 2009 NWFP Emergency Appeal Latest reports say over 550,000 people have now fled their homes due to the military operation in the NWFP region. As many as 1.3 Million people may be
    18 May 2009
    Charity raises 200,000 in one night
    Press Release Tues 03 Feb 2009 Charity raises £200,000 in one night The recent Israeli bombardment of Gaza left hundreds dead and thousands injured and homeless. A Bradford based organisa
    03 February 2009
    Barclays Closure
    Press Release 25 December 2008 Barclays Closure UWT would like to thank all of our Supporters, Donors and Organisations who have extended their support to us by phoning and emailing
    25 December 2008
    UWT Continues to Operate Despite Barclays Notice
    Press Release 21 December 2008 UWT Continues to Operate Despite Barclays Notice  The 30 days notice issued by Barclays Bank does not in anyway impact the operations of the charity. UWT con
    21 December 2008
    Barclays decision to close UWT account
    Press Release 19 December 2008 Barclays decision to close UWT account The Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) is dismayed by receiving a 30 day notice from Barclays to close the
    19 December 2008
    Medical Camps in Pakistan
    Press Release 28 October 2008 Bajour Crisis Since July 2008, the conflict and violence in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan have forced over 200,000 people to flee from their homes. Th
    28 October 2008
    Charity Trustee Meets His Lord
    Press Release 02 July 2008 Charity Trustee Meets His Lord The sudden death of the founding Trustee and Settler of Amanat Charity Trust (Ummah Welfare Trust) has shocked every member and well wi
    02 July 2008
    Bihar Crisis - Batley Muslims respond
    Press Release 29 September 2008 Bihar Crisis - Batley Muslims respond The devastating floods in the Indian state of Bihar have resulted in the death of thousands of people. Over three million peo
    11 June 2008
    Burma Cyclone Appeal
    Press Release Wed 07 May 2008 Burma Cyclone Appeal The Cyclone Nargis in Burma has left over 22,000 people dead, 40,000 people missing and millions homeless. Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) has launc
    07 May 2008
    London Marathon Success
    Press Release 15 April 2008 London Marathon Success Ibrahim Jama, a 49-year-old Bolton Resident successfully ran 26 Miles in the London Marathon Yesterday. Despite his elderly age, he managed t
    15 April 2008
    UCA Director of Education Visits the UK
    Press Release Thurs 06 March 2008 UCA Director of Education Visits the UK Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) welcomed the visit by Moulana Hussain Ahmad of Pakistan. Moulana Hussain Ahmad is currently t
    06 March 2008
    Village Horror
    Press Release UWT & MWI Delegation In Bangladesh (Part 3) Wed, 26 Dec 2007 Village Horror By UWT Representative, Yusuf Patel, South Bangladesh After travelling 5 KM in a speed boat ac
    26 December 2007
    It Gets Worse
    Press Release UWT & MWI Delegation In Bangladesh (Part 2) Tues, 25th Dec 2007 It Gets Worse By UWT Representative, Yusuf Patel, South Bangladesh The situation is much wors
    25 December 2007
    Disaster Beyond Comprehension
    Press Release UWT & MWI Delegation In Bangladesh (Part 1) Sun, 23 Dec 2007 Disaster Beyond Comprehension By Yusuf Patel, UWT Representative, South Bangladesh Travel by Sea to Cyclone
    23 December 2007
    Bangladesh Cyclone Joint Appeal
    Press Release Sat 24 Nov 2007 Bangladesh Cyclone Joint Appeal The cyclone in Bangladesh has left thousands of people dead and millions homeless. Ummah Welfare Trust (UWT) and Muslim Welfare Ins
    24 November 2007