Afghanistan - 2001

Afghanistan was one of the recipients of our humanitarian assistance before September 11, 2001. Poverty, famine, a devastating drought, and years of war and civil strife created a humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, which prompted the organization to assist with the following: blankets and quilts; shelter kits, plastic sheeting, winterized tents, mattresses, clothes, cooking sets, water and water containers.

We also provided medical kits and funds for health centers and mobile clinics. Part of the support included sponsoring programs etc. Essential support also included traveling with trained medical personnel to conduct educational outreach on basic health and nutrition, especially to women.

Highlights

Qurbani 2010

By the grace of Allah (swt), the IIS India Bihar District Operation Qurbani was successfully carried out, Alhamdulillah! Hafez Yusuf Joosub, the IIS representative flew to and on the following day, he was met by the other SA delegation that left earlier on. The group left for Delhi to connect to Patna via a train. Along the way, they faced endless hardship of interrogation by the authorities because their visit coincided with the recent bombings in India. Every roadblock they met was a nightmare as questions after questions were heaped upon them. Nevertheless
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