“There are at least 140 million orphans in the world suffering both physically and mentally, trying to get by without the support of a loving family.”
According to studies conducted by UNICEF, almost 10,000 children become orphans every single day. There are at least 140 million orphans in the world suffering both physically and mentally, trying to get by without the support of a loving family.
Unfortunately, a day in the life of an orphan brings a high risk of abuse, neglect, and exploitation. After losing either their father, mother, or both, and becoming orphans in the blink of an eye, these innocent children are sometimes forced to live a life alone.
Muslim Aid USA has developed an Orphan Sponsorship program to help change the lives of orphans in the most deprived areas of the world. With the help of generous donors like you, we can ensure that these beautiful children receive shelter, food, an education, healthcare, medical support, and the love they deserve.
In verse eight of Surah Al-Insan, Allah describes the righteous in Paradise as those who took care of orphans in their worldly life: “And they [the righteous] feed, for the love of Allah, the needy, the orphan, and the captive…