Narrated Safwan bin Salim: The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him) said:

“The one who looks after and works for a widow and for a poor person is like a warrior fighting for Allah’s Cause or like a person who fasts during the day and prays all the night.”

[Saheeh al-Bukhari (6006)]


The initial scope of the JFIC is limited to the collection and distribution of food items as the work of JFIC is primarily funded by donations.

To donate to our Food Basket Program, food items or cash donations can be made.

Food Items

The standard food basket contents for donation may contain some or all of the items listed:
rice, flour, cornmeal, sugar, matches, tea-bag, milk powder, peas/beans, cooking oil, bath soap, salt, tuna, sardines, toilet paper, tin mackerel, blue soap (detergent for washing), toothbrushes and toothpaste.

Non-standard items such as Dates may also be donated for distribution as the need arise (please call to confirm).



All cheques can be made payable to JAMAICA FOUNDATION FOR ISLAMIC CHARITY and mailed to the mailing address below, or funds can be deposited in Jamaica at any branch of National Commercial Bank (Ja) Limited, Matilda Corner in accounts in the name of JAMAICA FOUNDATION FOR ISLAMIC CHARITY:

  • JMD Account Number: 371082670
  • USD Account Number: 374279912 
    (For International Wire Transfers, use SWIFT CODE: JNCBJMKX )

For a copy of your Wallet Buddy, please contact JFIC.




Contribute to the Food Basket Program

Donate to the JFIC van

Need Assistance From The JFIC?

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Coming soon…

Community Employment Program

The goal of this program is to assist persons on the Food Basket Programme in obtaining employment or other persons who may have lost their job or need additional income due to familial obligations.

Contribute to the Community Employment Program

Medical Expense Program

The goal of this program is to provide medical assistance to those who are afflicted but cannot afford the high cost of treatment, surgery or medication necessary for good health.

Contribute to the Medical Expenses Program

Scholarships & School Fees Program

The purpose of this program is to assist persons who can’t afford school fees for primary, secondary and tertiary education as well as other school expenses. It is our hope to establish a “Back-to-school” drive in the summer to raise funds for school supplies.

Contribute to the Scholarships & SchoolFees Program

Jamaica Foundation for Islamic Charity

P.O. Box 100, Half Way Tree Post Office

Kingston 8, Jamaica

Telephone :

1-876-310-8100/ 1-876-402-4291

Fax : 1-876-908-0328

E-mail Address :

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