The Orphans of Karbala

During these first ten days of Muharram we make a special effort to remember the supreme sacrifice made by Imam Hussain (a) and his family and companions in the valley of Karbala. We also remember the orphans he left behind and the suffering they endured after the battle. We should take this opportu…

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Syed Akram Runs to Karbala

In order to raise money for Noor Orphans Fund, Syed Akram has undertaken to run the 80km journey from Masjid Imam Ali in Najaf to Masjid Imam Hussain in Karbala during Arba’een. Whereas people usually take two days to walk this journey, Syed Akram is determined to do it in under 14 hours. He’ll…

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Muharram
Muharram

We would like to extend our condolences to the Islamic World for the death of the grandson of the Holy Prophet (s), the Master of Martyrs, Imam Hussain (a). Imam Hussain was a man who stood up for justice in the face of tyranny, undaunted by the prospect of death that faced him. He remains a powerfu…

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Welcome to Our New Website!
Welcome to Our New Website!

We are very proud to announce the launch of our brand new website. The new website covers all the subsidiaries of Noor Trust, including the Noor Orphans Fund, the Al-Huda, An-Noor and Noor al-Huda Arabic schools and Noor Youth, with pages dedicated to each body detailing their histories and what the…

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Ziyarah on Your Behalf

As Muharram approaches, many of us would love to be in Karbala, visiting the sacred shrine of Imam Hussain (a) and the blessed martyrs of Ashura. For those who are unable to go Noor Orphans Fund is instituting a fantastic scheme in which we can all attain the thawab of a ziyarah whilst helping the…

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صيدلية التربية لكل بيت

إذا رأيت ابنك يبكي فلا تضيع وقتك بإسكاته. أشر إلى حمامة أو غيمة بالسماء لينظر إليها وسيسكت، لأن فسيولوجية الانسان بالبكاء هي بالنظر للأسفل  إذا أردت […]…

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Eid al-Adha Celebrations
Eid al-Adha Celebrations

The Noor Trust Eid al-Adha event took place with great aplomb on Saturday the 19th of September. Brothers and sisters were invited to enjoy an evening of superb celebration, competitive quizzing and an enlightening lecture. The proceedings were kicked off at 8PM with a beautiful recitation of the H…

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House of Hope and Hajj Niyabah

The House of Hope programme was born out the desperate need for a place to live that many orphaned families face. In Iraq, local governments have allocated land to orphaned families, and while this is a great first step, without the resources to build on that land, it isn’t much use. This is where…

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Back to School – Still Going

Our Back to School campaign has been running since August, with the aim of ensuring as many orphans can make it back to school as possible. Because of the poverty into which orphans are plunged, they struggle to buy basic necessities, such as school clothes and stationery, without which they will no…

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