Feeding a Needy Family

Feeding a Needy Family

Through Human Appeal Australia a donor can sponsor a needy family for the entire month of Ramadan. This amount is calculated by HAA based on the amount of food and other necessary items a family is deemed to need. For 2018 it costs just $300 to sponsor a family that would otherwise struggle. Read more

Zakat Al-Fitr

Zakat Al-Fitr

What Is It?

Zakat al-Fitr is a duty which is wajib (required) of every Muslim, whether male or female, minor or adult as long as he/she has the means to do so.

According to Islamic tradition (Sunnah), Ibn ‘Umar said that the Prophet Muhammad (saw) made Zakat al-Fitr compulsory on every slave, freeman, male, female, young and old among the Muslims; one Saa` of dried dates or one Saa` of barley. The saa’, is equivalent to four double handfuls and according to the majority of Sunni scholars, One Saa’ is approximately between 2.6 kg to 3 kg. Read more

My Grand Iftar

For over 27 years, Human Appeal International Australia has helped the poor and needy all over the world. Throughout the process of providing, with the will of Allah, for thousands of orphans, widows, widows, poor, needy and war-stricken communities we have continuously tried to be creative about how we help those in need. Not because creativity is what is asked for, but because it gives us many channels to provide for the brothers and sisters we serve.

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Drink Dirty Water

How you can change the lives of those that Drink Dirty Water

An unfortunate 29% of the world’s population still doesn’t have access to a safely managed supply of drinking water. This means they lack a well that is located nearby, available when they need it, and free from contaminants. Around 159 million people in the world are dependent on surface water, while more than 844 million people lack even a basic drinking water service. What’s more upsetting to hear is that around 2 billion people use a contaminated water source every year that has been breached by feces.
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Education needs charity

Education is a Basic Human right or is it…

Living in a developed country, it can be easy to get caught up with the little things in life. It’s easy to lose sight of the bigger picture and it’s even easier to forget that, right this very moment, there are children out there who don’t even have access to the fundamental parts of life that we take for granted far too often. It is well-known that access to clean drinking water and an education are basic human rights. They are something no person should be deprived of, yet so many millions of individuals are. Read more

Drinking Clean water

Drinking Clean Water is a basic Human Right or is it?

Fortunately, the great majority of individuals in this world live in developed countries where finding clean drinking water is as simple as turning on the tap, pressing a glass onto the fridge door dispenser, or leaning over a water fountain at the local park.

Unfortunately, however, many people in the world don’t have access to any of these luxuries. Read more

Sydney Award Recipients 2018

249 YEAR 12 STUDENTS AWARDED FOR HIGH ACHIEVEMENT IN 2017

Tuesday 20 March 2018

Human Appeal Australia hosted its 11th Annual Year 12 Muslim Achievement Awards in Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne over the previous two weekends. Year 12 students who achieved an ATAR score or equivalent of 90% or more in 2017 were invited to register for the awards. Various respected members of the community, school principals, politicians, businesses and family members attended ceremonies in the five cities. An incredible two hundred and forty-nine students, sixty more than last year, were honoured for their hard work and awarded certificates of recognition, laptops and various other prizes. Read more

Sydney Ghouta Fundraising Dinner

Sydney Ghouta Fundraising Dinner

To our Generous Community

On behalf of the Human Appeal Australia, we would like to express our profound gratitude to our community for supporting the Ghouta Fundraising Dinner which took place on Sunday 18th March 2018, at Himalaya Emporium Function Centre/ Bankstown.

To the donors, guests, volunteers and to all those who worked so tirelessly to ensure the evening was perfect, we thank you. The continued generosity and dedication shown to helping our brothers and sisters in Syria has warmed our hearts and filled us with utmost gratitude. Read more

Getting ready to perform Umrah at the Kaba in Mecca

FOURTH ANNUAL ASPIRING LEADERS UMRAH TOUR 2018

Human Appeal Australia (HAA) in conjunction with Deen Academy (DA) hosted a group of young Muslim Australians for its fourth annual Aspiring Leaders Umrah Tour of four countries – Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Turkey and UAE. The tour, comprising fifteen participants from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and for the first time Perth, took place from 5 to 24 February 2018. The group of young university students and graduates were led and mentored by Bashar Al-Jamal, director of HAA and Dr Zac Matthews from DA. Read more

Rohingya Refugees School Projects (H1)

Rohingya Refugees School Projects (H1) Human Appeal Australia putting the final touch finishing two school buildings in Myanmar, these schools will provide the necessary education for displaced Rohingya children who were affected by violence and ethnic cleansing recently. Rohingya Refugees School Projects will consist of 2 school buildings, each building has 3 classrooms to accommodate […]