In the news: As a minicab driver, this last year has been a financial and emotional nightmare.
26th April 2021
This real story is a powerful insight into the struggles faced by a minicab driver right here in the UK during lockdown.
When customers started to dry, it left him facing days on end without a source of income. On some days, he’d even make a loss as car expenses piled up.
Struggling to keep on top of his basic costs, and with few options of alternative work, the brother even considered begging.
Thankfully Zakat was a lifeline during a hopeless time. The support he received through the NZF Hardship Fund brought back some stability.