How your Zakat helped Zahra

A full-time student at a Swiss university, Zahra was on the verge of losing the degree she had sacrificed so much for. Zakat helped her get through it.

Your Zakat changes lives here in Switzerland. Make a difference with your Zakat.



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Why the SZF?

If you are already a Zakat paying or new to it, there are numerous ways you may know about paying and distributing your Zakat. If you find yourself asking “Why SZF?”, Then this section will help to answer that question.


Our Zakat Guide

Our Zakat Guide will help you get Zakat-ready, answering some of the most common questions about calculating and giving Zakat.


Never Miss Laylatul Qadr

MyTenNights automates your donations or Zakat over the last ten nights of Ramadan, so you never miss giving on Laylatul Qadr again.

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‘I really don’t know what I should do’

As a student and a father, the COVID-19 lockdown made Hassan’s situation very difficult as he could no longer work.

‘I really don’t know how I can pay my bills’

A full-time student in a Swiss university, Zahra* was about to lose the diploma that she had sacrificed so much for. Zakat helped her get back on her feet.

Transformative and context-dependent distribution of Zakat

Whether a person is in debt, in a difficult financial situation, or in need of one-off help, Zakat- and the way we approach it- should be used to transform lives.