Trust us with your Zakat

Your Zakat donations can help transform lives and open up opportunities in South Asia

Donate your Zakat

Your Zakat can make a difference and support vital work such as women’s economic empowerment and our mental health programmes in Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Thank you for giving your Zakat, it helps to make delivery of our programmes possible. 

We take great care in managing your Zakat donation, conducting due diligence on the partners we work with, and providing evidence of impact through project reports and case studies. 

The British Asian Trust guarantees:

  • 100% of Zakat donations will be distributed to eligible projects.Donations are sent in-country, directly supporting eligible participants.  
  • Zakat donations will benefit only those eligible to receive it. The poor and the needy are the two categories stipulated in The Quran (9:60) that benefit from the British Asian Trust's Zakat projects. 
  • Zakat donations are always acknowledged.We make sure that when we distribute Zakat, the receiver is aware that it is a Zakat donation. 

Your Zakat supports our vital work 

  • Women’s economic empowerment

    We provide marginalised women in Pakistan with the skills and training needed to set up their own businesses or gain long term employment. Through this they can generate their own income and support their families.

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  • Mental health in Bangladesh

    Provide support for ready-made garment workers

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  • Mental health in Pakistan

    We want to create a transformative change in mental health in Pakistan.

    Two brothers arm in arm, Pakistan
  • Mental health support for acid and burn survivors

    Our programme will provide comprehensive emotional and mental health support to survivors from professionals.

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Zakat policy 

Our complete Zakat policy is available on request. Please contact us at to receive a copy.