Category Archives: Emergency Relief

CAI Newsletter – June 2017 – B

Zakat Fitr CAI will insha’Allah distribute your Zakat Fitr obligation to the poor and destitute in Afghanistan, various countries of Africa and India on Eid day insha’Allah. The recommended amount is US$10 per person. Please pay the required amounts no later than June 21 so that the requisite arrangements and distribution can be made on Eid day. Cholera

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CAI Newsletter – May 2017 – B

Ramadhan 2017 Iftaar Relief Update: Let us bring relief and happiness to the poor during this holy month for the pleasure of Allah. Please donate at www.comfortaid.org now or pledge. Allah bless. Iraq Homes For The Homeless Project Photo Update: This new 32-home Hydery project between Najaf and Kerbala, catering to poor refugees, is nearing completion.

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CAI Newsletter – April 2017 – B

Ramadhan 2017 Iftaar Relief Fund Commences: It is the month of Rajab, and as in the past 19 years, CAI is gearing up to feed the poor and destitute iftaar in the upcoming month of Ramadhan insha’Allah. Basic food grains like rice, wheat flour, pulses, tea, sugar, cooking oil and dates will be distributed in Afghanistan,

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CAI Newsletter – April 2017 – A

Ramadhan 2017 Iftaar Relief Fund Commences: It is the month of Rajab, and as in the past 19 years, CAI is gearing up to feed the poor and destitute iftaar in the upcoming month of Ramadhan insha’Allah. Basic food grains like rice, wheat flour, pulses, tea, sugar, cooking oil and dates will be distributed in Afghanistan,

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CAI Newsletter – March 2017 – B

BETA / CAI Efforts For Yemen Milk Program Continues The joint efforts of Beta Charitable Trust UK,  and CAI USA continues with the milk feeding program for children suffering from severe malnutrition in Yemen due to the continued blockade. The most recent distribution will be the fourth, bringing relief, albeit temporary, to the suffering masses. CAI

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CAI Newsletter – March 2017 – A

Tax-Free IRA Distributions US residents aged 70 1/2 and over with IRA’s can contribute up to US$100,000 ($200,000 married) per year to CAI without paying any taxes on the distribution. This is an excellent way to hep CAI projects with tax-free savings.  Please refer to IRS rules or your consult your tax / financial advisor

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CAI Newsletter – February 2017 – B

CAI / BETA Begin Reconstruction Of 300 Destroyed Rohingya Homes In Myanmar (Burma): Here are few photos of homes already reconstructed for the Rohingyas that were destroyed by the Myanmar army. It takes only US$140 per family to redo a communal home as the Myanmar army will not allow the reconstruction of individual homes.  Each home

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CAI Newsletter – February 2017 – A

Amazon Smile On CAI: Reminder – please use Amazon Smile if you order stuff from Amazon and designate Comfort Aid International as beneficiary. CAI gets a tiny rebate – every penny counts! Ahsant. 32 Iraq Housing Projet Update – Photos: Here are the latest photos from the project site. Education Projects In Senegal / Liberia

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CAI Newsletter – January 2017 – B

40 Homes For The Homeless Distributed In Afghanistan: 40 of the 95 remote homes have now been handed over to the beneficiaries and the balance will be completed as soon as winter thaws by April insha’Allah. These are gifted to the very poor and destitute, with preference given to widows and single mothers. Blankets Distributed

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CAI Newsletter – December 2016 – C

Food Relief For Rohingya Refugees: CAI was able, alhamd’Allah, to deliver 14,000 5kg bags of rice to the violence affected refugees in Myanmar (Burma). Please read the report and view photos here. Blankets Save Lives: Winter has set in and for many refugee poor families, so has the misery of sleeping in the cold. And

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