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.
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).
Donations can be transferred online or deposited in Jamaica :
Name of Bank : National Commercial Bank (Ja) Limited
Account Name : JAMAICA FOUNDATION FOR ISLAMIC CHARITY
Branch : Matilda Corner
JMD Account Number : 371082670
USD Account Number : 374279912
All cheques can be made payable to JAMAICA FOUNDATION FOR ISLAMIC CHARITY and either deposited to the account above or mailed to :
The Jamaica Foundation for Islamic Charity
PO Box 100
Half Way Tree Post Office
INTERNATIONAL WIRE TRANSFER
The following are the details needed for wire-transfers.
Correspondent Bank Name: Bank of New York Mellon, New York
Correspondent Bank Address: 1 Wall Street New York NY 10286
SWIFT BiC Code: IRVTUS3N
Beneficiary Bank: National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited
NCB SWIFT Code/BIC: JNCBJMKX
Beneficiary’s name: JAMAICA FOUNDATION FOR ISLAMIC CHARITY
Beneficiary’s Account #: 374279912
For a copy of your Wallet Buddy, please contact JFIC.
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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.
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.
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.
Jamaica Foundation for Islamic Charity
P.O. Box 100, Half Way Tree Post Office
Kingston 8, Jamaica
Fax : 1-876-908-0328
E-mail Address : firstname.lastname@example.org