Adam is 24 years old and has just left prison. He is determined to make a new start and turn his life around, just like the thousands of other young male prison leavers in our community. But is it really that simple? Click here to watch his story.

Deputy Prime Minister’s support for the Date Palm Project
Rt Hon Nick Clegg spoke highly of our groundbreaking new Date Palm Project at its recent launch event in London. “The Date Palm Project really epitomises the kind of reforms I want to see with the criminal justice system. This is taking young offenders who are alienated from their communities, ostracised from their families [and] pointing them in the right direction…”Click here to watch the full interview.
Launch of Zakat Collectors Programme
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NZF Zakat Collectors Programme – a rewarding new initiative designed to promote the efficient collection of Zakat at a local level. Volunteers who join the programme will receive full training and educational resources to help them carry out this vital role in their local community.
Sign up now to get involved and help alleviate poverty on your doorstep!
Distribution Update
The distribution team processed 105 applications and distributed a total of £67,964 to individuals and families in need during the month of February. Alhamdulillah, total distribution to date has now reached £1,205.952 with 1,121 cases supported since inception. Behind these figures are real lives and real stories, find out more about them and how you can help by visiting our blog.
Head of Fundraising position, London.
We are the only charity in the country providing an end-to-end Zakat service for the UK Muslim community. Insha’Allah to help further our efforts, we are pleased to announce that an opportunity has arisen to join our growing team as the Head of Fundraising at our head office in London! Closing date: Sunday 9th March 2013.
Click here for further information about the role and how to apply.
NZF supporter launches own food range
NZF donor Shazia Saleem has recently launched her own line of halal food in selected branches of Sainsburys. The ieat foods range includes British and Italian classics which are not usually available as halal options in the supermarket aisle. Alhamdullilah Shazia is an ardent supporter of our work and we wish her all the best with her new endeavour.
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