Cards for Spreading Love and Compassion
ZAKAT FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
Zakat Foundation of America has given out over 2000 handmade cards in the last few months to various Assisted Living Centers,
and still have a waiting list of centers waiting to receive more.
You can sign up to make sets of ten cards for various dates and places. As for what goes on the cards, you can be as creative as you'd like and use whatever you have: glitter, paint, colored pencils, stickers, sequins, scrapbook paper, etc) We are currently focusing on making cards for seniors, so on the cards there should be uplifting, encouraging, and cheerful messages to put a smile on their faces!
Sign up here,
**Use cardstock instead of construction/printer paper for the base
**Take your time; they should be cards made with love
**If you are having kids make the cards, make sure there is adult supervision and look through all the cards one last time before sending them in to us
**Do not put them in envelopes.
Have a sunny day
You are special
You are loved
Once again, thank you for caring for others and sharing your creativity.
Please drop the cards by assigned date to:
Zakat Foundation of America Community Center
(5410 NC Highway 55, Suite AC , Durham NC 27713).
Drop off timings;
Please text Nayma at 315-383-2211 for mailing address or before coming as we might be closed on certain days
About ZAKAT FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
PO BOX 639, WORTH, IL 60482, US
Founded in 2001, the Zakat Foundation of America aims to foster charitable giving and help generous and caring people reach out to those in need with direct aid. We strive to bridge the gap between our financially privileged donors and our beneficiaries in financial need, as we believe that the first group has responsibilities towards the second. Zakat Foundation is dedicated to alleviating the immediate needs of the poorest communities by providing food, shelter, health care and by delivering relief in emergencies. Zakat Foundation also provides education and training in order to equip people with the skills to help themselves.
Zakat Foundation of America is a non-governmental, non-political, non-profit international relief and development organization registered under the laws of the State of Illinois. As a humanitarian relief and development organization, Zakat Foundation endeavors to adhere to the core humanitarian principles set forth in the code of conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and NGOs in Disaster Relief, particularly its provisions on humanity, impartiality, independence and neutrality.