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How to Help Widowed Women in Refugee Camps?

Helping widowed refugee women to have a dignified life is indeed a humanitarian duty and a noble cause.  Thousands of widows are living in miserable conditions with their children in refugee camps.  They are deprived of their basic rights, such as shelter, nutrition, healthcare, and education. This article highlights the needs of that vulnerable refugee […]

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Education as a Tool for Empowering Refugee Communities

Education is an integral part and parcel of any civilization. It is the driving force of development and building the future.  Nevertheless, due to civil wars and internal conflicts, millions of children have dropped out of school and now face several challenges in accessing education. This article highlights the main challenges that impede refugee children […]

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Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Refugee Students in Schools

Refugee students now face several mental health issues that they experienced prior to their resettlement and immigration.  Such traumatic experiences have affected their academic as well as their behavioral conduct. As a result, Bonyan Organization works on funding the necessary initiatives in order to improve the mental health of those students.  This article sheds light […]

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The Power of Sadaqah in Ramadan 

Sadaqah is one of the best acts of charity that is greatly encouraged by Islam as it helps spread mercy and kindness among Muslims in the community. It is mostly encouraged during the month of Ramadan as its rewards are multiplied many times. In this article, we discuss the virtues of sadaqah, especially during Ramadan, […]

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The Spiritual Significance of Charity During Ramadan

The holy month of Ramadan is highly regarded by Muslims, and it has great value in Islam. It is a month where acts of virtue are encouraged, particularly giving charity to the poor. During this month, we should feel the pain of those in need and increase our virtuous deeds. Thus, Muslims should seize the […]

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Ramadan: A Time for Giving Back and Spreading Joy in Your Community

The prophet (PBUH) was exceedingly generous, particularly during the month of Ramadan.  Thus, Muslims are encouraged to emulate his actions of compassion and mercy during this special month, where the rewards are multiplied. Indeed, the refugee communities are among the communities in need of such generosity, especially during Ramadan. The Prophet’s generosity during Ramadan and […]

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Ramadan: Empathy, Generosity and Sharing with the Needy

Ramadan is indeed the most ideal time of the year for self-introspection and self-awareness. This process entails an inner process of heart purification which is conducted through fasting not only from food and drink but also from all kinds of worldly, sensual pleasures.  In this article, we discuss what role Ramadan plays in cleansing our […]

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The Power of Prayer and Charity: How Ramadan Can Transform Our Lives

The holy month of Ramadan provides a great opportunity for Muslims to elevate their spiritual status and go through a process of self-assessment.  There are many values that Muslims learn in this blessed month by fasting, such as self-discipline and patience.  This article will shed light on the many essential values related to the holy […]

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Ramadan: Small Acts of Kindness That Can Make a Big Difference

Ramadan is the month of blessings and mercy. It is also a time when Muslims strive to do good deeds and perform acts of charity to please Allah (SWT). In this article, we will explore some small acts of kindness that make a significant impact during Ramadan and how they can benefit us and those […]

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