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30 Dec 2023
Meaningful Gifts

Gifts of Mercy: Meaningful Gifts for loved ones!

Have you been searching for the perfect gift for a loved one but frustrated with the options out there? Search no more, for MAA’s Gifts of Mercy campaign has the perfect gift that endures material value and holds immeasurable barakah.

Partake in a unique gifting experience with Muslim Aid Australia, and donate a ‘gift of mercy’ to your loved ones!

They are called gifts of mercy because by distributing these meaningful gifts, we spread humanitarian aid to those around the world who are in need, while you and your loved ones collect the rewards!

Gifts of mercy transcend traditional presents, and are an extraordinary alternative that will benefit everyone involved.

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Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Give each other gifts, and you will love each other” (al-Adab al-Mufrad 594).

Gifts of Mercy is a fantastic opportunity to spread love to your friends and family, and it is ongoing source of light for YOU through Sadaqah Jariyah!

This is the best type of gift because it is a win-win experience for all. Firstly, donating will pave the way for us to increase humanitarian aid in communities that need it urgently. Second, your donation will be a source of hope for these communities, and thirdly, their prayers will be another source of barakah for yourself!

A Gift of Mercy for a loved one will allow both the giver and the recipient to be rewarded immensely, inshAllah.

In four simple steps, you can donate to a cause on behalf of somebody else, and get the rewards of following the Sunnah!

Step 1 Choose a Gift Step 2 Select a card

STEP 1: Choose a gift to provide aid towards:


HELP IN GAZA ($100.00)

Abdullah ibn Umar (RA) relates, I asked the Prophet (SAW),”Apostle of Allah, tell us the legal injunction about (visiting) Bayt al-Maqdis (Jerusalem).¨

The Apostle of Allah (SAW) said, “Go and pray there. If you cannot visit it and pray there, then send some oil to be used in the lamps¨ (Sahih al Bukhari).

With this option, you can provide emergency relief through food, water, medical supplies to Palestinians in Gaza.

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Anas RA said: I heard the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) saying, “Allah, the Glorious and Exalted said: ‘When I afflict my slave in his two dear things (i.e., his eyes), and he endures patiently, I shall compensate him for them with Jannah” (Bukhari).

Aid those who do not have access to medical treatment and cannot see or have illnesses that lead to blindness.

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Sa’d ibn ‘Ubadah reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, my mother has died. Shall I give charity on her behalf?” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Yes.” I said, “Which charity is best?” The Prophet said, “A drink of water.” (Sunan al-Nasā’ī 3664)

Help in the construction of water wells to provide clean water and stop water-borne diseases.

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‘They ask you, [O Muhammad], what they should spend [in charity]. Say, “Whatever you spend of good is [to be] for parents and relatives and orphans and the needy and the traveller. And whatever you do of good - indeed, Allah is Knowing of it.”’ Al Baqarah: 215

Choose this option to care for orphans who are in impoverished conditions.

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“When a human being dies, all one’s deeds cease, save three: a Sadaqah Jariyah, [religious] knowledge [one leaves behind] from which others benefit, and a righteous child who prays for one” (Muslim).

Set up an ongoing reward for continuous charity!

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Personalised Charity Gift Certificate

There are 6 different layouts to choose your design from: Floral themed, Islamic patterns, The three Mosques, Coral-themed, Lantern themed, or Winter Scenery. Choose the one that resonates most with you and help make the gift look beautiful!

STEP 3: Personalise your gift with a message:

Enter your chosen gift, who the message should be addressed from and your personalised message! This can include anything you want, ranging from a kind message, inside jokes, or duas for the recipient.

Abu Darda reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No Muslim servant supplicates for his brother behind his back but that the angel says: And for you the same.”

Step 3 Personalise your message Step 4 proceed to payment Gifts of Mercy

STEP 4: Make the payment, and complete the gifting process!

The final step is to make the payment, and once this is done, your recipient will receive an email with the gift card attached (donation amount is not shown on the gift card).

All donations through Gifts of Mercy are tax deductible, so you will receive a tax receipt for your donation.

Please note that the gift cards are sent via email and are not printed and mailed by post. If you wish, you may download the gift card from your email and then print and share it.

Don’t forget to tag us if you share on social media @charitymaa on Instagram, Facebook, and X (formerly Twitter)!

At MAA, we welcome all feedback, and we want to ensure we're giving you the best gifting experience ever, so please let us know how we can improve here.


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