Islamic Relief began their work in Albania in 1991. The war had isolated Albania and living conditions were poor. Unrest was hampering the progress of the Albanian people. This was when Islamic Relief reached out a generous hand and began helping with the urgent needs of the people. They were responsible for providing food and clothing to the people what had suffered from the effects of the war. In 1992 Islamic Relief opened up an office. They wanted to implement projects to help Albanians in the future. They helped the people learn the tools and skills they required to be able to begin helping themselves. Their most recent projects have included aid in seasonal food and improvements in water access. Simply put, Islamic Relief has made a difference.
Many parents want their children to grow up to be philanthropic. The hard part is knowing when—and how—to start instilling a sense of philanthropy in them. Experts in the world of philanthropy offer several approaches. But there is a consensus that it’s important to start talking to children about philanthropy early in their lives and… Read More »