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Amina’s family of four were struggling to pay for everyday expenses ever since her husband underwent two open-heart surgeries that left him physically disabled and unable to work. As they were coming to terms with his recovery, their young daughter was diagnosed with kidney failure and Amina was stretched thin in caring for her ailing family.
Hosted by National Zakat Foundation Worldwide, the 12th Annual World Zakat and Waqf Forum was held in Leeds, UK, from Sept. 28 – 30, 2022. We at NZF Canada had the honour and privilege to participate and join discussions on Islamic Philanthropy Leadership’s impact on today’s global cost of living crisis.
When Asif* filed for bankruptcy, he was neck-deep in issues plaguing his family. After a tragic car accident that left his wife paralyzed, he became the sole provider for his family, which included four children with special needs and disabilities.
There is a false narrative that poor Black and racialized communities are able to escape poverty, but are too lazy to do so. Research shows us that this narrative cannot be further from the truth. Many contributing factors deny Black and racialized people from leading better lives.