Charity is a very important part of Islam and is even more significant during Ramadan. However, you do not have to be a Muslim to give during the Holy Month.
We have gathered some charity initiatives taking place in the UAE, as well as reputable Charity organizations you can donate to this month:
1. Emirates Red Crescent, Sponsor an Orphan: Support orphans in need of better life and a bright future. Click here to learn more.
2. It only takes 2 AED to save 2 eyes, the Reach the End campaign is an initiative to end river blindness that affects over 200 million people worldwide. River blindness is one of the leading causes of preventable blindness, with 2 dirhams you can save 2 eyes. Learn more here.
3. Serve our community and volunteer virtually. UAE Volunteers is a joint community responding to COVID-19. Register today here.
If you are looking to donate your Zakat Al Fitir, an Iftar Meal, or Eid clothes, the Emirates Red Crescent has made it easy through SMS, bank transfer or phone. Donations are from 20 to 40 Dirhams. Learn more to donate here.