Let’s share the khair from the blessings Allah has bestowed upon us. We may not be able to physically assist those in need all over the world, but we can do everything in our power to fundraise and raise awareness for causes that help better the lives of others.
You can create your very own crowdfunding campaign through Islamic Relief Communities on LaunchGood. Share your page with friends and family. Spread the word through social media and word of mouth. Get others talking about the issue and ask them to help out in whatever way they can.
1) Pick a cause/project that you want to support. Choose from our following communities:
Become a Changemaker. The smallest actions you take towards helping others have the power to make a big difference and create a better world.
HELP AT HOME
Support your local community. Islamic Relief Canada partners with many local organizations across Canada from Nisa Homes, BridgeTO, to hospitals.
IN MEMORY / WATER
Fund a water well or sponsor orphans for yourself or in the memory of a loved one. This act can be a form of sadaqa jaariyah for you and them.
When you pledge to support an orphan, you’re not just giving them a gift – you’re giving them a new chance at a better life and opportunities.
Advocate for a cause and get your friends involved. Launch a campaign for an emergency in Yemen, Palestine, Myanmar or Syria.
SMILES FOR EID
Bring the joy of Eid to orphans in Yemen and Myanmar by gifting them a set of new clothes! Start a crowdfunding campaign for a chance to win exciting prizes.
2) Start creating your LaunchGood Campaign page!
3) Submit for approval. It may take up to 72 hours for your page to be approved. You may email lgirc(at)islamicreliefcanada.org for expedited approval
4) Share! Share with your friends and family using all social media platforms, word of mouth, emails, and more!
If you require any resources/material such as creatives for your campaign, infographics, messaging templates, email lgirc(at)islamicreliefcanada.org