Frequently Asked Questions
Is Muslimin Trust Fund Association (MTFA) an association?
A: No. It is a registered Company limited by guarantee.
When was the Company founded?
A: It was founded on 31 August 1904.
Is it registered as a charitable institution?
What are the main objectives of the Company?
A: Among the 10 objectives listed under paragraph 3 of the Company’s Memorandum of Association are the following objectives:
(a) To apply or to promote the application of the monies or other properties in the possession or under the control of the Company designated as MTFA Burial Fund in the burying of poor or indigent Muslims who die in Singapore and in hospitals or prisons of Singapore;
(b) To provide for the maintenance and education of orphans of Muslim parents and other unprotected and indigent Muslim children and to receive the custody of such orphans or other unprotected and indigent Muslim children and wherever necessary to place them in DARUL IHSAN ORPHANAGES for boys and girls established and maintained by the Company.
(c) To contribute monies from time to time out of the income of the funds of the Company for the maintenance and support of the Alsagoff Arab School in Singapore, or any school which provides for religious teaching according to Islamic Religion.”
Is MTFA responsible for setting up and administering the Darul Ihsan Orphanages?
Where are the Orphanages located? What are their contact numbers?
Darul Ihsan Orphanage (Boys), 5 Mattar Road, Singapore 387713.
Tel. No: 6747 7556 Fax No: 6741 1609
Darul Ihsan Orphanage (Girls), 23 Wan Tho Avenue, Singapore 347552.
Tel. No: 6285 2973 Fax No: 6283 4712
Where is MTFA located? What is its contact number?
Darul Ihsan Orphanage Building, 5 Mattar Road, Singapore 387713.
Tel. No: 6746 5729 Fax No: 6741 1609