Nurturing brighter futures for Australian Muslim orphans with NZF Australia

By Dr. Sayd Farook / April 1, 2022

Very few people know that there are many orphans within our community in Australia. When it comes to orphans our mind straight away connects to overseas and we tend to neglect the Muslim orphans right here in Australia. The National Zakat Foundation’s Brighter Futures program aims to empower orphans in Australia by providing financial assistance, regular…

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Peter Gould on raising funds for refugees with Australia for UNHCR

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 24, 2022

With a huge fan base all over the world, the acclaimed designer Peter Gould, is raising funds for UNHCR as an ambassador for Australia for UNHCR. Peter has been a consistent advocate of refugees ever since his travels to far and distant lands, before they were ravaged by conflict. We are proud to support Peter…

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Lighthouse – Empowering your local community in New South Wales

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 24, 2022

Led by the venerable Gandhi Sindiyan, Lighthouse Community Support is a Sydney based charity that has been doing front line support for families on the edge, those experiencing hardship and crisis and youth who are disengaged. Their work reaches communities that are often overlooked and not known to most people. We are delighted to supercharge…

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Raising funding for 2,500 meaningful employment opportunities for refugees

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 24, 2022

Young refugees who arrive at Australia’s shores are often burdened with the responsibility of looking after their ailing parents or family members who suffer from many types of physical and mental health challenges, including lived trauma. 100% of the funds raised by the Crescent Foundation will be deployed to get as many refugees or asylum…

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AusRelief’s cut price $100 eye surgery is a mission for vision

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 24, 2022

AusRelief’s Mission for Vision is an initiative to treat those in developing countries suffering from unnecessary blindness due to cataracts. So far, AusRelief has implemented Mission for Vision in Indonesia and Tanzania. The impact (on those receiving the treatment and those who donated towards it) has been incredible, and Crescent Foundation is delighted to support…

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What Is Metaverse and Is It Halal To Invest In?

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 21, 2022

The Metaverse is a digital world that’s expanding rapidly. It has the potential to change how we live and work. A recent Economic Times article suggests the Metaverse will expand global data usage 20 times by the year 2023, but what does that mean for practising Muslims? Because of its potential, many people are excited about the…

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Crescent Wealth has partnered with Omar and Hanna founders to launch Durioo – A high quality Islamic cartoon streaming app.

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 21, 2022

Crescent Wealth has partnered with global tech start-up Durioo to help bring more high quality Islamic entertainment for our Muslim children to enjoy! Founded by Malaysia-based animation company Digital Durian, the creative minds behind the popular Islamic cartoon series Omar & Hana, Durioo produces fun, safe and authentic Islamic content for Muslim kids. The content,…

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Osman Karolia cycles 600 kilometres during Ramadan to raise funds for high impact causes

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 21, 2022

Osman Karolia is synonymous with community and education and has had a profound impact on our youth over several decades. He has been involved in everything good in all segments of the community – both locally and globally and is THE ROLE MODEL for an upstanding Australian Muslim citizen. We are glad to be supporting…

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Meals on the Brothers In Need Wheels

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 21, 2022

Brothers in Need is one of our fantastic community organisations that has served the Muslim community and specifically the homeless community in Australia for the past 8 years. At Crescent Foundation, we’ve had the pleasure of supporting their work by joining some of their meals and goods distribution drives at Martin Place and also building…

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Helping the children of Ashabul Kahfi build an Islamic center

By Dr. Sayd Farook / March 15, 2022

Ashabul Kahfi Islamic Center is one of our fantastic community organisations that has served the Muslim community and specifically the Indonesian community for over 20 years. Many of Australian Indonesian youth have graduated from the Islamic studies programs run by the Center and Crescent Wealth and Crescent Foundation are delighted to support them in their…

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