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Muslim Tech Company Launches Revolutionary Donation Platform: MuslimGiving
31st March 2018, London

A London-based Muslim tech firm, founded by digital consultants and former charity fundraisers have unveiled a brand new online donation platform at a key launch event this week. ‘MuslimGiving’ vows to revolutionise fundraising and empower both the Muslim community and non-profit organisations.

With over 50 years collective experience in the charity sector and 5 years of dedicated research, the team behind MuslimGiving have launched the platform that not only meets strict requirements but puts donors fully in the driving seat. The primary aims of MuslimGiving will be to focus on the fundamentals of online fundraising and building relationships between donors and charities. The team behind MuslimGiving believe they have struck the correct balance between donor giving behaviours and setting guidelines that allow non-profit organisations to represent their mission.

According to research carried out by Blackbaud with UK charities, half of those surveyed have external partnerships for online fundraising already in place. Online donations also increased by 18.5% among UK non-profit organisations in 2017.

Managing Director, Ebadur Rahman described MuslimGiving as: “An umbrella organisation for UK-based Muslim-led charities whose primary goal is to help Muslim charities secure vital funds, by providing a bespoke online donation portal that caters for the charities, fundraisers and donors.” Rahman further stated: “We would like to see more giving being done promoting the impact of British Muslims living in the UK.”

The number of Muslims in the UK is approximately 4.1 million (Pew Research Centre, 2016) and the Muslim community has been widely acclaimed for their generosity in charitable giving. Huffington Post cited: “Muslims give more to charity than other religious groups” Middle East Eye reported: “British Muslims recognised as the best charity givers - again”.

If you would like to register your interest in joining MuslimGiving contact them via email on: info@muslimgiving.org , for press enquiries: press@muslimgiving.org and for further information please visit www.muslimgiving.org


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