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Emergency Support for Syrian Refugee Families

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Dr Shameela Islam-Zulfiqar

I am raising emergency funds for Syrian refugee families affected by the war in Syria. This will facilitate medical aid, food and shelter.

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Syria Relief

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In my role as a medical doctor, I have travelled inside Syria during the current conflict and worked in some of the field hospitals in Idlib and with the Aleppo Medical Council. I witnessed first hand the atrocities and suffering Syrian refugees are trying to escape from.

Civilians in Ghouta had been under siege for 5 years and experienced constant bombardment- no human being should have to live through this trauma. Yet again they are displaced while many family members have been killed needlessly. We CANNOT wait until a political compromise is negotiated to help the vulnerable. Aid efforts MUST CONTINUE! 
My family and I have been fundraising and working with Syrian refugees for over 7 years now and have collectively raised over half a million pounds for this cause. However, we cannot become complacent as this is only a drop in the ocean of assistance that is needed.
Thank you for all your support so far; I hope that you can continue to support our work in the year ahead as we are aiming to facilitate emergency aid in every critically hit area as we can. We are in this for the long run- for as long as the war continues and families need help. 

Event details

Community Fundraising for Syrian Refugees

Millions of innocent lives have been affected by the violence in the last 7 years in SYRIA. Hundreds of thousands are already dead. TEAM ZULFIQAR are fundraising to support some of the millions of refugees that have fled the crisis- Most recently from besieged Aleppo and Idlib. Our fundraising campaigns include climbing Kilimanjaro4Syria, BenNevis4Syria, Snowdon4Syria, Baking Cakes4Syria, applying Henna4Syria, serving Icecream4Syria, running Charity Makeup Workshops4Syria and many other initiatives! We're asking you to DIG DEEP for ongoing projects that we have helped set up through this charity!! The need for medical & emergency supplies is dire! We thank you for all your support in raising this money so far. However, the situation is ongoing and efforts MUST CONTINUE. Millions are still living in hardship. Make a difference NOW by helping us to help them! We thank you in advance for your generosity! For more information, visit

Event date

27-January-2018 09:00  - 
28-February-2019 00:00

Event type

Emergency Relief for Syrian Refugees

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Amazing work dude. Keep it up. Always in my duas x
Donation by Dr Siema Iqbal
on 27-05-2018
£25.00 gift aid
May allah reward your efforts and make your scale heavy with good deeds.
Donation by Sabana
on 27-05-2018
Amazing inspirational lady. May Allah reward you for all that you do. Remember us in your duaas
Donation by Najma Khalid
on 27-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 26-05-2018
£50.00 gift aid
Donation by Naz
on 25-05-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 23-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
May Allah swt reward you for your efforts. Ameen
Donation by Usman
on 19-05-2018
£15.00 gift aid
Salam, This money was raised by my dear friend, Laibin, with the intentions of supporting the struggling families in Syria, may Allah accept her donation and help those in need, insha'Allah.
Donation by Mozkura
on 16-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Thank you for setting this up, what a great cause!
Donation by Anonymous
on 14-05-2018
£37.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 19-04-2018
£17.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £27,031.00
Offline Donations: £5,175.62
Total Raised: £32,206.62
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £34,098.12

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