RCA, Al Foah and Zakat Fund sign MOU on agricultural produce zakat

Abu Dhabi: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region attended this evening a ceremony held to sign a Memorandum of Understanding between the UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA), Al Foah Dates Company and Zakat Fund on zakat of dates produce.

The MOU was signed by Ahmed Humaid Al Mazrouei, RCA Board Chairman, Abdullah bin Aqida Al Muhairi, Secretary General of Zakat Fund and Musalam Obaid Balkhahalis Al Ameri, Director General of Al Foah Company.

Under the MOU, the people who wish to offer zakat on their dates produce can choose either RCA or Zakat Fund to handle distribution of their zakat.