Eid Mubarak from HHUGS!

TaqabbalAllahu minna wa minkum. May Allah (swt) accept our fasting, sacrifice, charity, and good deeds during the best 10 days. On behalf of all our beneficiaries, volunteers, staff and trustees, HHUGS wishes you and your loved ones a blessed Eid, filled with mercy,...

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Your 5-Step Plan to Acing Arafah in a Pandemic

In just 24 hours we will witness a day the Prophet (saw) described as having no equal in the sight of Allah: the day of Arafah. Arafah, the 9th day of Dhul Hijjah, is a day of immense sanctity and virtue, the day millions of believers are forgiven by God and freed...

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The Inspirational Teen Who Raised £7000 for HHUGS!

If you know any teenagers, (or parents of teens for that matter!) then you will already know that these are the years where change is rapid. During these years, they begin to carve out an identity for themselves.  They may be influenced by their environment, and may...

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10 Ways to Make This Your Best Dhul Hijjah

When Ramadhan departed, we began Shawwal determined to keep a tight hold on our spirituality. We were on a high, as our days were filled with fasting, remembrance and charity. We strengthened our relationship with our Creator and focused on pleasing Him solely. But,...

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10 Days of Good Deeds Dhul Hijjah

Plan and track your deeds this Dhul Hijjah. “There are no days on which righteous deeds are more beloved to Allah than these ten days.” (Bukhari) Remember the last 10 days of Ramadhan? When you were overcome with a desperate sense of urgency to worship Allah (SWT)?...

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A Brotherhood to Benefit Others

Following the Footsteps of Abu Bakr and Umar (ra) As Muslims, we are encouraged to compete and hasten in matters of the hereafter. Even among the companions of the Prophet (saw) there was healthy competition, as they strived to be the foremost, solely to please Allah....

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The Gift of Time

We live in a fast-paced world, where we are constantly juggling responsibilities. The time we have at our disposal is invaluable. We dedicate it to various parts of our life, from the precious moments we spend with our children, to the time we spend at work. To give...

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Meet Layla: the six year old star fasting for HHUGS

As the blessed month of Ramadhan envelops our lives, our children feel the dynamic of our households changing. Their parents are no longer gathering around the table, eating breakfast with them; they are dedicating more hours to worship and are often more tired than...

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A 5 Year Old Hero’s 1000 Laps for HHUGS

In a household, not too far from your own; a five-year-old boy runs excitedly around his garden. He runs whether the sun decides to makes an appearance and whether the skies are painted grey. Sometimes his one year-old brother, Musa, runs after him, accompanying him...

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Why I decided to join the Race to Jannah!

To those that know me; it is no surprise that I often sign up for charity fundraising events. You see, I love a challenge; and along with it, some healthy competition. It’s a chance for me to appease my thirst for adventure – all whilst helping others. That’s why I...

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