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19 Mar

Feeding people in Glasgow this Ramadan

Ramadan is an opportunity for us to appreciate what we have, to think of those who are less fortunate, and gain reward from Allah. During Ramadan, we fast and are hungry for a month, but people in Scotland relying on foodbanks are hungry all year round. We are helping to provide food parcels for refugees and those in need. This Ramadan, we are working with the Crookston Community Centre in Glasgow to support its vital work to feed refugees and families in the...

20 Apr

Help feed families across Glasgow

Ramadan is an opportunity for us to appreciate what we have and to think of those who are less fortunate. During the blessed month of Ramadan we fast and are hungry, but for too many people in our communities hunger is something they experience all year round. Since 2009, the number of foodbanks in Scotland has increased dramatically. During the holy month of Ramadan we are working to support those going hungry in the city. Just £10 will pay for a food...

18 Apr

Transforming lives this Ramadan

The Sarwar Foundation was established to transform the lives of those in need. Our mission is to save lives by providing access to free quality healthcare and clean drinking water, and tackle poverty by educating children, empowering women, and helping those in need. Our values are driven by social justice, the principles of equality and fairness, promoting greater diversity, and a sense of pride in our history and communities.We continue to work hard to save lives and improve the quality of...

02 May

Help feed starving families in Pakistan

Times are tough for many of us right now, but for people and communities across Pakistan the coronavirus pandemic has left hundreds of thousands of people starving. We know that when any emergency hits, it is always the poorest communities which suffer the most. The Sarwar Foundation has been on the frontline in the fight against poverty in Pakistan for two decades, but we have rarely seen so many families in such desperate need. The number of people in Pakistan forced to...

24 Apr

Help us provide clean water this Ramadan

Millions of people worldwide are affected each year by a range of water-borne diseases including diarrhoea, hepatitis and typhoid fever from drinking unsafe water. In Pakistan, over 50% of patients admitted to hospitals and 30% of deaths nationwide are linked to water borne diseases. The lack of access to safe, clean drinking water has a devastating impact on people’s health and their ability to live normal lives.The Sarwar Foundation believes that everyone should have the basic human right of access to...

21 Apr

Ramadan Halal Food Packs

In the UK, more than 14 million people are living in poverty – including 4.5 million children. With increases in unemployment and the reduction in income as a result of the covid pandemic, food poverty and the number of people turning to foodbanks for support has dramatically risen. During Ramadan, we fast and are hungry for a month, but those in our communities who rely on foodbanks are hungry all year round. This is why the Sarwar Foundation is proud to be...