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31 Aug, 2012, 17:54 ET Islamic Relief USA Emergency Teams Continue Isaac Relief Efforts

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area continues to provide disaster relief to...


30 Aug, 2012, 14:17 ET Islamic Relief USA Becomes Member of Washington Global Health Alliance

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area has become a member of the Washington Global Health...


25 Jul, 2012, 14:35 ET Capitol Hill Syria Briefing to Bring Attention to Plight of Refugees

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), the leading humanitarian Muslim organization in the United States, will host a Capitol Hill briefing July 31...


16 Jul, 2012, 14:52 ET Islamic Relief USA Hosts Ramadan Welcoming Reception on Capitol Hill

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), the leading humanitarian Muslim organization in the United States, is hosting an interfaith Capitol Hill Ramadan...


13 Jul, 2012, 15:30 ET Muslim Americans Give Back to Communities as They Celebrate Start of Ramadan

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, launched its 2012 Day of Dignity campaign,...


10 Jul, 2012, 14:14 ET Islamic Relief USA Assists in Colorado Relief Efforts

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, continues to provide emergency assistance to...


21 Jun, 2012, 14:36 ET Islamic Relief USA Launches Walk for Water Charity Event

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, will hold a 5K charity walk called Walk for...


16 May, 2012, 10:44 ET Islamic Relief USA Becomes Member of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, has become a full voting member of the...


12 Apr, 2012, 14:37 ET Islamic Relief USA Charity Event to Feature Women's Fashion Show

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, will feature a women's fashion show at an...


13 Mar, 2012, 07:49 ET Islamic Relief USA's Spring Banquet for Africa

 Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, announced today its spring banquet, an evening...


13 Jan, 2012, 12:16 ET Islamic Relief USA Providing Winter Clothes and Food to Survivors of Turkey Earthquake

 As cold winter weather brings misery for the survivors of Turkey's October and November earthquakes, Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA)—a relief...


10 Jan, 2012, 13:24 ET Islamic Relief USA to Assist 5,500 Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, announced today its humanitarian effort to assist...


08 Dec, 2011, 13:20 ET Islamic Relief USA Delivers Medical Shipment to Libya for 300,000 Patients

Islamic Relief USA, a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, has announced the arrival of its medical shipment to the...


29 Nov, 2011, 13:01 ET Islamic Relief USA to Host Briefing on Capitol Hill: 'Horn of Africa Crisis'

As the end of year approaches, public interest in the drought and famine in East Africa has waned, but the suffering has not. USAID has...


21 Nov, 2011, 15:20 ET CEO of Islamic Relief USA Appointed to U.S. State Department Working Group

  Abed Ayoub, CEO of Islamic Relief USA, has been appointed to the U.S. State Department's Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group...


10 Nov, 2011, 15:36 ET Islamic Relief USA Partners with USAID for Horn of Africa FWD Campaign

 Three-quarters of a million people are on the brink of starvation and death in the Horn of Africa, and more than half of Americans have not...


19 Sep, 2011, 16:45 ET Islamic Relief USA Responds to Pakistan Floods

Islamic Relief USA, a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, is responding to the devastating floods in the Sindh...


26 Aug, 2011, 13:19 ET Islamic Relief USA Prepares for Emergency Response to Hurricane Irene

As Americans on the East Coast brace for the arrival of Hurricane Irene, Islamic Relief USA staff and volunteers in the Washington, D.C. area are...


25 Aug, 2011, 18:48 ET Islamic Relief USA Becomes Signatory to Red Cross/Red Crescent Code of Conduct

Islamic Relief USA, a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, has become a signatory to the Code of Conduct of the...


17 Aug, 2011, 16:19 ET Islamic Relief USA: Despite Sluggish Economy, American Muslims Give Generously to Drought Victims in East Africa

American Muslims are donating in record numbers to the current crisis in East Africa, in spite of an overall decline in charitable giving among...


09 Aug, 2011, 15:59 ET Charity Navigator Names Islamic Relief USA One of Top Ramadan Charities in the United States

Charity Navigator, America's top independent charity evaluator, has listed Islamic Relief USA as one of the top Ramadan charities in America. ...


03 Aug, 2011, 13:42 ET Islamic Relief Report: One Year After Pakistan Floods, Global Response Insufficient

A report by Islamic Relief, a non-profit relief and development organization, indicates that the international response has been insufficient to...


29 Jul, 2011, 18:40 ET Islamic Relief USA Signs Agreement with WHO to Provide Medicine to Libyan Cities

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, has signed an agreement to support the World Health...


20 Jul, 2011, 16:03 ET Islamic Relief USA Inaugurates Summer Food Service Program at Maryland School

Islamic Relief USA, a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metro area, will celebrate its Summer Food Service Program with a...


08 Jul, 2011, 17:25 ET Islamic Relief USA Launches East Africa Crisis Appeal

Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a relief and development organization based in the D.C. metropolitan area, announced the launch of its East Africa...