Bam - Iran Earthquake - 2004

More than 50,000 families, victims of the devastating earthquake that struck the city of Bam, in south-eastern Iran on December 26, received aid from the Institute for Islamic Services of South Africa. Thousands of tents, blankets, clothing as well as food, bottled water, plastic sheeting, water purifying tablets, mattresses, and other relief goods. The organization coordinated with other relief workers, medical staff, as well as volunteers on the ground, in and around Bam. It helped set up medical facilities as well as several mobile medical units.


Qurbani 2010

By the grace of Allah (swt), the IIS India Bihar District Operation Qurbani was successfully carried out, Alhamdulillah! Hafez Yusuf Joosub, the IIS representative flew to and on the following day, he was met by the other SA delegation that left earlier on. The group left for Delhi to connect to Patna via a train. Along the way, they faced endless hardship of interrogation by the authorities because their visit coincided with the recent bombings in India. Every roadblock they met was a nightmare as questions after questions were heaped upon them. Nevertheless