Sadaqah is an Islamic term that means voluntary charity - such as a charitable act, charitable giving, or money given in charity with the intention of seeking the pleasure of Allah. Hidaya Foundation accepts Sadaqah funds for use in the following ways:
For those who want to donate Sadaqah but don’t want to specify a project, they can give Sadaqah in the form of cash. Hidaya distributes Sadaqah to people in extreme poverty in the form of cash, food (cooked, dry ration, meat), drinking water, agriculture needs (such as trees, seeds, livestock), clothing, educational support, and medical assistance.
Hidaya utilizes Sadaqah donations under the following projects:
Hidaya Foundation was awarded Sitara-i-Eisaar (Star of Sacrifice) by the Government of Pakistan, in recognition of the results-oriented relief efforts during the 2005 earthquake in Pakistan.
Hidaya Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) with FEIN 77-0502583. All cash and in-kind donations are tax deductible. Hidaya puts it’s best effort to utilize the funds donated for a specific project, sometimes circumstances dictate we use funds otherwise.