MONTHLY URGENT APPEAL FUND

An unexpected job loss,

A medical emergency,

A roommate who paid half the rent moved out of state…

These are a few reasons that some of our brothers and sisters need temporary assistance.

Your generosity makes a difference.

This month, there are many families with urgent needs totaling $10,000.

You can read the details of these cases below. If your heart is moved by one of these good brothers or sisters in need, please click to support them and their families. Any amount helps.

May Allah bless you for your generosity.

  1. This dual income family was able to cover the household expenses each month until the father lost his income. He is seeking another job, but has fallen behind in rent.  The family of five is seeking urgent assistance in order to avoid eviction.

Amount requested: $200

  1. This hard working sister and her husband have been using their cash savings for the last year and a half to support their young children while they were in school and unable to work. They will graduate soon, and be able to secure full-time jobs.  Until then, these first-time applicants are requesting assistance with their rent to help bridge these last few weeks until they are able to work.

Amount requested: $400

  1. This single mom of two had her work hours cut unexpectedly, and is struggling to pay her rent. She is a first-time applicant that is requesting rental assistance until she can find additional work.

Amount requested: $300

  1. This good brother is a consistent and generous helper at Dar Al-Hijrah. His driving income was interrupted when he suffered a car accident, and could not afford the repair.  He is asking for assistance so that he does not fall behind on his rent, while he gets the needed repair to start driving again.

Amount requested: $300

  1. This working sister and single mom shared an apartment and living expenses with her cousin, but her cousin’s job required her to move out of state. She is asking for rental support until she is able to find another roommate.

Amount requested: $300

  1. This sister had her life upended when her husband divorced and left her. She is the only caregiver for her three little ones and her own elderly mother. She has just started driving to cover the family expenses, and is asking for rental assistance until her income stabilizes.

Amount requested: $200

  1. This single mom shares an apartment and expenses with her sister to be able to support her little ones. She recently incurred an unexpected medical expense, which has left her short on rent.  She is asking for one-time assistance to cover the shortfall.

Amount requested: $200

  1. This poor sister has experienced a series of family medical emergencies and the loss of a loved one. In addition, her disabled son recently required costly treatments that caused the family to fall behind on their bills, and she is requesting assistance with her rent during this challenging time.

Amount requested: $200  

9. This dear sister was left alone to support her little ones when her husband had to return to his home country for a medical emergency. She lost her job unexpectedly and has now fallen behind on rent.  She is need of assistance in order to avoid eviction.

Amount requested: $300                                                                                                                             

  1. This good sister does not have her papers and has struggled to find work. Her husband’s hours are inconsistent and do not fully cover the family expenses each month. They are requesting assistance with the rent until their work situation stabilizes.

Amount requested: $300

11. This hard-working, single mother of four lost her job recently and is struggling to keep up with the bills. She is in need of help with her rent until she can find another job.

Amount requested: $300

  1. This good brother is educated and skilled, but has only been able to find entry-level positions to support his family since arriving in the U.S. He is asking for help connecting him with a good job in the civil engineering field, but until then he is in need of assistance covering the high rent demanded in the area.

Amount requested: $300