Who We Are

The Al-Kawthar Project was launched by the Al-Khoei Foundation in 2010. The project followed the Iraqi Aid Group that was established by the Foundation in 2003. AlKawthar is a humanitarian project providing aid, basic necessities, medical care, education and micro-finance to widows and orphans in Iraq.

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The Al-Kawthar Project has grown to sponsor over 550 orphans, and provide occasional aid to a further 1000 orphans and 600 widows. The work of the project continuously evolves to adapt to the changing conditions on the ground in Iraq.

Provide orphans and widows with financial support, micro-finance, education and basic necessities

Developing a multipurpose complex to provide a safe and warm environment for orphans and widows

Helping families with household needs including repairs, maintenance and new appliances

Facilitate medical support to those in urgent need of treatment

Engaging with international bodies such as the UN to raise awareness of the situation of widows and orphans in Iraq

Respond to emergency appeals in Iraq such as the current IDP crisis

550

Orphans Sponsored

22

Campaigns

12

Appeals

7

Years Established

Sponsor An Orphan

For just £20.00 a month (£240 a year), each orphan will be provided with:

  • Monthly allowance
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Educational classes
  • And other basic needs