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IDRF partners with Paramount Foods and the Tulip Foundation to feed thousands of people in the Greater Toronto Area

‘Sadaqa Project’ is providing 10,000 meals during Ramadan  TORONTO, April 22, 2021 – Thousands of needy people of all backgrounds and faiths in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) are receiving nutritious and delicious meals during Ramadan through a new partnership called...

Resham’s Story

Resham is a unique girl in her village of Hemaram in rural Pakistan. Why? She went to school. Not just grades 1 to 5. She completed all 10 years of schooling. Resham remembers: "My extended family and fellow villagers do not think about education. They also don’t like...

Laura Buckley’s Perseverance

Laura Buckley has faced hardships: After six years as a senior clerk at a digital media firm, her employer eliminated her position in a round of cutbacks. Around the same time, she discovered she was pregnant. Soon Laura became a single mother who needed to earn an...

The 10 best days of the year

“There are no days during which righteous deeds are more beloved to Allah than these days (first ten days of Dhul- Hijjah).” Ibn Majah   Even better than Ramadan? Yes. The first ten days of Dhul Hijjah are even better than the days of Ramadan. Just as we make sure to...