Zakat: At the heart of Ramadan community care

Zakat can easily be described as the “forgotten pillar” of Islam. We know that it is an annual donation of 2.5% of one’s annual savings, but beyond this many of us are left stumped at the details. At National Zakat Foundation, we strive to revive this fallen pillar in the local context. And what better time that Ramadan to highlight the importance of this central pillar of our faith? Ramadan 2018 saw the NZF outreach team hold various Zakat Q&A workshops around Australia, with keen attendees wanting to know more about their obligations. Attendees were also able to benefit...

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