6 February 2023 Turkeye-Syria Earthquake: British Muslim charities swing into action

Following the catastrophic twin earthquakes in the early hours of Tuesday morning, mosques in Britain and registered charities have launched immediate fundraising appeals and are coordinating with relief work on site to establish needs.

At the East London Mosque, Imam Abul Hussain addressed the congregation at midday [6 February], offering prayers for the victims of the quake, and asking people to give immediate support through charities that are responding to the disaster.

The appeals launched include,

Hasene Humanitarian Aid UK

UK Islamic Mission Turkey Earthquake Emergency Appeal

Ummah Welfare Trust

East London Mosque appeal

Islamic Relief

Muslim Aid

Human Appeal

Penny Appeal

May Subhanahu Ta’ala grant relief and comfort to all those affected. Ameen.