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The Imam Hussein Charity is a UK based and registered charity

The main objective behind this establishment is to facilitate the empowerment of the deprived and underprivileged youth.

Through the various development programs which we initiate and support in Iraq, we aim to empower the people from the very grass roots; to nurture them and equip them, to allow them to become the future leaders who will lead the country towards political, economic, social and religious prosperity.

We are also involved in campaigns where immediate relief is provided to the distressed and displaced people of Iraq and beyond.


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Our Inspiration

What inspired us to establish the Imam Hussein Charity? What drives our foundation to overcome every obstacle in order to empower the people around us? What inspires our donors to ensure the success of our projects and the betterment of humanity?

Almost 1400 years the grandson of Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) – Imam Hussein (peace be upon him and his progeny) bravely sacrificed his soul as he stood to defend the values of humanity. A Divine Saint, A courageous warrior, A compassionate father, A loving Leader – these are but a few of his attributes.


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Who is the Imam Hussein Charity ?

Imam Hussein Charity is a UK based and registered charity. The main objective behind the establishment of the charity is to facilitate the empowerment of the deprived and underprivileged youth.  We also aid widows and those destitute families through our various campaigns. 

Where is the charity’s office located?

Imam Hussein Charity is located on Edgware Road, Colindale, North West London.

Where does the charity work happen ?

The Imam Hussein Charity has its campaigns carried out in the holy city of Karbala as well as Najaf, Baghdad, Basra, Nasariya and Samawa. We also hold our winter campaign in Herat Afghanistan.  

Is the Charity Registered ?

The charity is fully registered in the United Kingdom Charity Number 1178455

Can we send our khums to the Imam Hussein Charity ?

We have permission to collect khums from the followers of his eminence Grand Ayatulla Sayed Sadiq Shirazi and his eminence Grand Ayatulla Sayed Sistani

Does Imam Hussein Charity qualify for gift aid ?

Yes, Imam Hussein Charity does qualify for gift aid and this can be done by either clicking the gift aid option when making a donation or by filling out a gift aid form and emailing it to us.  

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