Is zakaat al-fitr for one person and cannot be distributed among several?.
Praise be to Allaah.
It is permissible to give zakaat al-fitr on behalf of one person to one person, and it is also permissible to distribute it among a number of people.
And Allaah is the Source of strength.
Standing Committee for Academic Research and Issuing Fatwas, Fatwa no. 1204