Donations & Religious Dues

There are many ways to support the orphans of Iraq through Al-Ayn Social Care Foundation. Below you will find that you are even able to pay your religious dues, including (but not limited to): Khums, Zakat ul-Fitrah, Kaffarah, Fidyah, general sadaqah, etc. Note that Al-Ayn Social Care Foundation has permission to collect religious dues from the office of Grand Ayatollah Sistani. Click here to view the letter of authorization in both Arabic & English.

Donate via Bank Transfer to: Bank of America Al-Ayn Social Care Foundation Accnt #: 3750-1485-4605 Routing #: 072000805 [Please add the donation code].

Rest Assured that 100% of your contributions go to the orphans. None of the money is spent on operational cost unless the contribution is specifically for that purpose.

Note: Our payment processing on the web site is through PayPal. Therefore, please factor into your contribution that PayPal takes 30 cents per transaction plus 2.5% of each transaction as a fee to process the payments. For set contributions, these fees have been added for PayPal. For contribution amounts that you add yourself, please add the 30 cents + 2.5% for payment processing fees. Thank you.

My Day-time Sadaqah:

Price: Set by the person
Description:
It is reported that Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) said: “The sadaqah of the daytime wards off the tribulations of the daytime, and the sadaqah of the night wards off the tribulations of the night.”





My Night-time Sadaqah:

Price: Set by the person
Description:
It is reported that Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) said: “The sadaqah of the daytime wards off the tribulations of the daytime, and the sadaqah of the night wards off the tribulations of the night.”





Hikayati Center for Child Development:

Price: $20 per stock
Description:
There are currently stocks being offered to build a child development and psychological rehabilitation center for the orphans of Al-Ayn. You can add the number of stocks in the shopping cart.

Donation Code: AYN-STO


Perpetual Charity – General:

Price: Determined by the person
Description:
This is a donation to projects of ongoing charity that Al-Ayn is providing.  A perpetual charity is one that benefits us or our dearly departed relatives.





Mental Health Care Center:

Price: Determined by the person
Description:
your donation will go towards building and maintaining psychological rehabilitation centers for the orphans.





Building Apartments:

Price: Set by person
Description:
Your donation will go towards the building of apartment complexes that will provide better housing for the orphans and their families.





Imam Al-Jawad (a.s.)Residential Complex:

Price: $20 per share
Description:
Your donation will go towards the building of a 28 Unit residential complex that will provide living conditions for the orphans and their families.





Kaffarah (Ramadan Fast):

Price: $75 ($1.25 X 60 impoverished)

Description:
This is the breaking of a month of Ramadhan fast intentionally and without a valid excuse. This the cost of feeding 60 impoverished at $1.25 a meal (according to weight of the staple food). Note: 2.5% was added for Paypal processing fees.




Kaffarah
(Breaking A Make-up Fast):

Price: $12.50 ($1 X 10 impoverished) per day

Description:
If one breaks their month of Ramadhan make-up fast intentionally after Dhuhr prayer has past then one must feed 10 impoverished Muslims believers for each day that he/she does so. This amounts to a cost of 10 X $1 per meal (1 mud = 0.75kg of a staple food) per day. Note: 2.5% was added for Paypal processing fees.




Fidyah:

Price: $1 per day
Description:
This amount is paid by the pregnant woman that cannot fast when near delivery, or a senior citizen who is unable to fast, or a person who suffers from polydypsia, or someone who does not make up their make-up fast from a past month of Ramadhan before the new month of Ramadhan starts. The amount is 1 mud, which is equivalent to 0.75kg of a staple food, the cost of which is $1 per meal. Note: 2.5% was added for Paypal processing fees.




Zakat ul-Fitrah (Sayed):

Price: $10 per person

Description:
Paid on Eid ul-Fitr. A sum must be paid on a person’s behalf as well as on behalf of all those who are his dependents.





Zakat ul-Fitrah (Non-Sayed):

Price: $10.00 per person

Description:
Paid on Eid ul-Fitr. A sum must be paid on a person’s behalf as well as on behalf of all those who are his dependants.




Zakah:

Price: Set by you
Description:
Zakah to be paid by farmers who grow wheat, barley, dates, and raisins above certain amounts, and by farmers who raise more than a certain number of camels, cows, sheep, and goats. In addition to those who own gold or silver that is in the form of coinage (maskook) that is greater than an allotted amount.





Khums (Both Portions):

Price: Determined by person

Description:
This is the 20% that is paid on savings that have been in the account for an entire year, or on new clothes that have not been worn for a year, etc. It includes Sahm ul-Imam and Sahm us-Sadah.





Khums – Imam’s Portion:

Price: Determined by the person

Description:
Paid on the excess of one’s wealth upon which a year has passed in which it remained unused.





Khums – Impoverished Sayed Portion:

Price: Determined by the person
Description:
This portion of the Khums is  given to the Sayed’s (Hashemites) that are in financial hardship.





General Food Donation:

Price: Set by you

Description:
This is any amount that suits you.




Ramadhan Basket:

Price: $20
Description:
Essential food items to feed a family of 3 for a week of the Holy month of Ramadhan.

ALL AL-AYN ORPHAN FAMILIES HAVE BEEN PROVIDED FOR THANKS TO YOUR DONATIONS.

Eid Adhiyah – Cow
(Sacrifice for Eid ul-Adha):

Price: $1150.00
Description:
This is the price of sacrificing a cow and distributing its meat to the orphaned families on the day of Eid ul-Adha.
Note: Final charges will include Paypal Service Fee Charges of 30 cents per transaction plus 2.5%.




‘Aqeeqah
(Sacrifice for a Newborn):

Price: Set by you
Description:
This is the price of sacrificing a lamb and distributing its meat to the orphaned families.




Dhabihah (Sacrifice) & Nadhr:

Price: Set by you

Description:
This is the price of sacrificing a lamb and distributing its meat to the orphaned families.





Eid Adhiyah – Sheep
(Sacrifice for Eid ul-Adha):

Price: $270
Description:
This is the price of sacrificing a lamb and distributing its meat to the orphaned families on the day of Eid ul-Adha.
Note: Final charges will include Paypal Service Fee Charges of 30 cents per transaction plus 2.5%.





General Donation:

Price: Set by you

Description:
This is any amount that suits you.





Sadaqah:

Price: Set by the person
Description:
Sadaqah means charity. Your donation will go towards the impoverished orphans.





Displaced Families:

Price: Set by you
Description:
The money that you donate will go the displaced families of Iraq.





Toys Campaign:

Price: Set by you
Description:
Your donation will go towards the purchase of toys for the orphans of Al-Ayn.





Eid Clothing (Kiswat ul-‘Eid):

Price: Set by you

Description:
The money will go towards purchasing Eid clothing for the children.
A GENEROUS DONOR DONATED ALL OF THE CLOTHES. GOAL ACHIEVED!

School Clothes:

Price: Set by you
Description:
Your donation will go towards providing a child with new school clothes.





Overall Al-Ayn Support:

Price: Set by person
Description:
We currently have many projects such as setting an exhibit for the orphans, as well as conference booths that require your support so that we may help the orphans at a much more effective capacity.





Operational Expenses:

Price: Determined by the person
Description:
Every organization has overhead and operational expenses in order to be successful. Your contribution will be essential to our success.