Leicester Zakat - Providing support in Leicester & surrounding areas

Who do we help?

Our service is open to struggling families with young children, and those affected by serious illness or disability. Applicants who are not eligible to receive Zakat are helped via a seperate Sadaqah fund.

Please bear in mind that we are a small charity with limited funds, and hence sometimes have to make difficult decisions as to who we can and can’t help.

What type of help do we offer?

We may able to help with food parcels, shopping vouchers and small emergency grants, every case is different and treated individually. The decison as to what we offer you is made after receipt of a fully completed application.

Sorry this service is not suitable for street homeless, and we are currently not accepting applications from asylum seekers.

Emergency Food Packs / Shopping Vouchers

These are one off large food parcels, or shopping vouchers. We may also be able to help with school meals.

Struggling with Mental Health issue?

Free advice and help with Therapy Fees available.

Struggling with the weekly Budget?

Free budgeting advice available.

Need to learn Salah?

Free 1-2-1 support available which includes learning aids.

New Muslim Support Project

New to Islam? Struggling financially? Feeling isolated?
Contact us for a confidential chat.

How To Apply For Help?

Please check application criteria before applying

General Donations (Sadaqah) Urgently Required

Donate your Zakat & Sadaqah to help those in need locally.

Sadaqah/Lillah Donation
General Donation

Zakat Donation

Please note: Due to limited space we are unable to accept any food or clothing donations.


To make a donation direct to our bank account,
please use the details below:

Name: Global Support Trust
Bank Sort Code: 20-45-45
Account No: 03660354

When donating add ref:
“Leicester S” for Sadaqah Donations
or “Leicester Z” for Zakat Donations

Leicester Zakat is administered by
Global Support Trust.
Charity No: 1144624.


We are completely independent and discreet. None of your personal information is shared with any other individual or organisation.