Fiysabiylillah Compassionate Aid Organization was founded in 2002 in Ontario, Canada by Fozia Hooseinny. In 2009, it was approved as a Canadian Registered Charity. Fiysabiylillah is structured as a women’s organization with volunteers ranging in age, ethnicity, and gender.
In 2015, Fiysabiylillah decided to expand to America; initiated by Nafeeza Hooseinny-Nabibaksh who is a long-standing board member of Fiysabiylillah. Nafeeza and the Fiysabiylillah USA local committee are in the process of gaining charitable status in the United States.
Fiysabiylillah USA is not affiliated with any one masjid, but encourages partnerships with many Islamic organizations to achieve its goals.
Current Fiysabiylillah USA Executive Committee:
Director, Nafeeza Hooseinny-Nabibaksh (South Florida), tel: 352-874-2336
Board Member, Dr. Widaad Zaman (Orlando)
Board Member, Fadeelah Hemmali (Apopka)
- International Ramadan Food Hampers
- Water Project in Kilwa Tanzania
- Kurbani Sacrifice
- Syrian Orphan & Widow Sponsorship
- Pre-Ramadhan Bazaar, Masjid Jamaat Al’Mu-Mineen (MJAM)
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