One Year, 100 Wells

Mar 23rd, 2012Emergency Relief

The One Year, 100 Wells project is a plan to build 100 wells in various African countries in need of clean water. Among the countries…

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Women’s Yam Cooperative

Dec 8th, 2009Microcredit

Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) Representative to Africa, Dr. Mohammad Abdo, visited Ghana, West Africa during the month of Ramadan to report on the progress…

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Hospital Equipment and Computers for Hospital in Ghana

Feb 14th, 2009Emergency Relief

Zakat Foundation partnered with Children of Abraham, a nonprofit organization with the principal mission of fostering reliable healthcare around the world, to ship a container…

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Wheelchair Donation to Teaching Hospital

Feb 13th, 2009Healthcare & Nutrition

Imagine that you are in a hospital, unable to walk or even move, yet there are no wheelchairs to transport you from one location to…

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Palestine Mosque - Ghana

Sep 1st, 2008Construction & Renovation

The Palestine Mosque in Teselima is named in consideration of the blessed land that brought forth Prophets and holds the third most important mosque in…

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Women’s Sewing School

Feb 13th, 2006Education & Skill Training

While Ghana is one of the most economically stable African countries, women in impoverished, rural areas have very few options for employment and are often…

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