One in four adults have skipped meals, so that other people in their family could eat.
More than four million people in Britain regularly go hungry, because of low wages, high food and energy costs, and welfare cuts.
Over 500,000 children go to school hungry every day, leading to lapses in concentration and poor attainment.
Do you want your child to learn about social justice and compassion this Ramadan? Then ask them to take part in The Good Deed Ramadan Calendar!
During Ramadan, Al-Mizan Charitable Trust will distribute 1,000 food parcels to poor families across the UK, who are struggling to afford the cost of food.
.Nancy is 27 years old and was 8 months pregnant when she finally had the courage to leave her abusive husband who would regularly come home drunk and beat her. Fearing for her new-born’s safety, she left the home and found refuge in a women’s shelter in Birmingham, just 2 weeks before her baby girl was born. Since Nancy left behind all her ID in her ex-husband’s home, and having never claimed benefits before, she had no money to buy any baby items. Her midwife wrote to us and within 2 da...
Over 500,000 children go to school hungry every day. One in four adults have skipped meals, so that their family could eat. A million people went to a food bank last year, because they could not buy food. Despite being the sixth richest country in the world, food poverty is Britain’s dark secret. This Ramadan, Al-Mizan Charitable Trust will distribute 1,000 food parcels to poor families acro...