Feed The Fasting – Forgotten Women

‘Whoever feeds a person breaking their fast will earn the same reward as him, without anything being lessened from the reward of the fasting person’  The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)

We are distributing vital food aid to the following countries so they can have food to open their fast:

Yemen: £50 (1 month’s supply)
YEMENIS ARE NOT GOING HUNGRY, THEY ARE BEING STARVED

“I am crying because I feel relief and my heart feels lighter today that we can eat after receiving food from Forgotten Women” Beneficiary, Yemen

We are continuing to provide lifesaving aid to the women and children of Yemen, the need is great – We have a team of women aid workers on the ground in Yemen delivering vital survival aid to the most vulnerable starving women in remote areas, our emergency aid delivery is in line with our ‘safe aid’ policy – aid for women by women, we only allow women on the front line to deliver aid in a safe and sound manner so women cannot be exploited. Your donations will make a direct difference in saving lives and dignity. 

Updates from the ground in Yemen (March 2021):
1- The war continues and is getting worse
2- Famine and unemployment. No source of income or food, most people are starving
3- Deadly diseases are widespread. Many people have lost their lives / loved ones
4- Food and medication are lacking across the country
5- Covid-19 is spreading rapidly, officials and media are silent about it as they do not want to intimidate the public.
6- The rate of disability is increasing, women and children have lost limbs in war or due to land mines
7- More children are born with disabilities due to malnutrition, chemicals and worry of women during pregnancy

Just £50 can save the lives and dignity of an entire family (1 month’s supply)

 

 

Syria: £25 (1 month’s supply)
HIDDEN HUNGER IN SYRIA 
The war has been raging in Syria for over 10 years now, women and children are continuously being displaced and are fleeing their cities to safer areas. Current updates from our team on the ground are as follows:

Idlib, Syria
The war is still in full force in the south of Idlib and those fleeing the war are coming to Idlib and Azaz to find shelter. Some have taken refuge with relatives, a common account of 2-3 families living in one small tent. Syrians are in need of serious food aid, death is knocking on the doors of Syrians daily due to hunger and thirst.

Just £25 can save the lives and dignity of an entire family (1 month’s supply)

 

 

Bangladesh: £25 (1 month’s supply)
WOMEN ARE SELLING THEIR BODIES TO FEED THEIR CHILDREN
The poor struggles to survive in Bangladesh, hunger is an issue with things only getting worse. There is no hope for single mothers and widows, no opportunities to earn money to buy basic food, many women turn to selling their bodies in order to buy food so their children can eat, save the lives and dignity of the women of Bangladesh

Just £25 can save the lives and dignity of an entire family (1 month’s supply)

 

 

Pakistan: £25 (1 month’s supply)
NO ESCAPE FROM THE POVERTY TRAP

“If you are poor and uneducated here, you are just waiting for the day where your life will end; each day is spent fighting for survival.” Beneficiary, Pakistan 

Pakistan is a country of 220 million people, a country that has suffered due to various issues leaving Pakistan trailing with poverty levels of over 39%. Women in particular, are suffering from poverty of opportunities which means they will rarely escape the poverty trap and will resort to begging, crime and selling their bodies in order to support their family with basic food.

Just £25 can save the lives and dignity of an entire family (1 month’s supply)

Please give generously, we have a dedicated team of women on the ground directly distributing emergency aid daily to those families who are suffering from starvation, save lives and the dignity of women today.

Forgotten Women