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Influence of ta’awun (mutual cooperation) for infaq (charitable funding) in sustaining community vegetable gardens

Mhd Sarif, Suhaimi and Zainudin, Dolhadi and Ismail, Yusof (2021) Influence of ta’awun (mutual cooperation) for infaq (charitable funding) in sustaining community vegetable gardens. International Journal of Zakat and Islamic Philanthropy, 3 (2). pp. 81-91. ISSN 2682-7530 E-ISSN 2672-7471

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Ta’awun (mutual cooperation) is powerful attributes to enable synergy in any ventures to sustain profits and benefits. Infaq (charitable funding) provides long term commitment of generous donation for charitable activities. A collection of individuals and groups who love to make infaq would make great impact to charitable activities. The driver for communal infaq is the cooperative behavior (Ta’awun) when individuals who share common objectives and outcomes work together. When the community decided to work on community vegetable gardens for the sake of food security, infaq with ta’awun it was necessary to operate community vegetable gardens on a sustainable basis. This study obtained the views of the five groups who were involved in community vegetable garden projects through conversational interview with note-taking about the influence of ta’awun in the infaq of community vegetables garden projects. The study uses qualitative conversational interviews with detailed procedures and protocols. The study uses thematic analysis for the analysis of the interview results. The informants argued that ta’awun is magical in getting the infaq from the participants of the community vegetable gardens. The participants gave full commitment in terms of efforts and funding for the community projects. Ta’awun has magical influence to get infaq and efforts.. Future researchers may want to adopt a qualitative case study method involving several communities with vegetable garden projects to deeply explore the influence of ta’awun for the infaq.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3328/95990
Uncontrolled Keywords: Infaq, Ta’awun, Community Vegetable Gardens
Subjects: BPH Islamic Economics
BPH Islamic Economics > BPH72 Economic development. Growth. Sustainable development. Sustainability
BPL Islamic education
BPL Islamic education > BPL27 Aims and objectives of education. Sustainable education
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001 Business. Business Administration
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001 Business. Business Administration > HF5387 Business ethics
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences > Department of Business Administration
Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences
Depositing User: Dr Suhaimi Mhd Sarif
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2022 16:32
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2022 16:32
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/95990

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