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Over 3,000 Cambodian Muslim benefited from the Ramadan Project funded by Zakat Foundation of America in 20016.

Phnom Penh , by Raty CAMM

With the financial support from the Zakat Foundation of America , an international charity organization that helps generous and caring people reach out to those in need , in the Holy month of Ramadan this year over 3,000 Muslim  in Cambodia remote have been  benefited from the Ramadan food packages and Iftar meals, said Hj. Nazy Hj. Saleh , the President of Cambodian Muslim Media Center(CAMM) , the partner of Zakat Foundation of America  in Cambodia.20160611_171322

This year different from last year since we have provided not only food packages but we have also provided Iftar meal in 16 different Mosques, where the people could enjoy the meal in unity with the Barrakah in the holy month,  Hj. Nazy added.

Man Maiyom, a 53 –year old needy Muslim woman, from Sre Ambil Village in Koh Kong Province to told our reporter that “In my village, The Muslim NGOs rarely come because it bit far away from other villages near the coastal area and its rainy difficult to reach, today I am very happy to receive the food package, it is very big packages’ I have ever seen, thanks to the donors and all working group for bringing these food packages for us in this village. May you all be blessed and double your income with good business “.

One of the Imam Masjids who involved and benefited from projects, Mr. Math Zakariya , from Trapeang Ko koh village of Kampong Thom Province had repressed his feelings that  “ I am really happy ,as you have seen  this village is in the forest , normally the villager do not have enough and nice food for breaking their daily fast only half of stomach they can fulfill. But today we have a nice food together in the masjid with children and women. I am very thanks full for the donors and hope to get again next year”.


Haji Nazy Hj.Saleh also expressed his profound appreciation to all the donors, particularly Zakat Foundation of America for supporting this seasonal project for the sake of our Muslim Ummah in Cambodia , May Allah Reward to all the donors and those who involved in this projects.




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