We're recruiting! We require a voluntary intern until December. This is a brilliant opportunity for the right candidate to work in a project management setting with particular focus on developing marketing and event coordination skills. If you're interested, please get in touch to learn more and to apply - mail [at] ymwa.org.uk. Alternatively call us on 01159117222 and ask for the Young Muslim Writers Awards dept. Please feel free to share with your networks.
We look forward to seeing all you ladies at our Sister's Summer Souk on Bank Holiday Monday! It's free entry so bring your friends and family! Freshly made French crepes and milkshakes, henna painting and a wide variety of stalls selling everything from beautiful Asian clothing to Palestinian goods are just some of the attractions on offer. All proceeds will go towards providing life-saving care for the mothers of #Afghanistan and #Somalia.
Building a Tube Well in Bangladesh For only £160, you can provide clean water to a small village in Bangladesh or Pakistan. Tube Wells are built by our teams of skilled and experienced workmen, as can be seen in this video. To find out more about how a Tube Well is built, click: https://muslimhands.org.uk/latest/2015/06/building-a-tube-well-in-bangladesh To build a Tube Well now, go to: https://muslimhands.org.uk/donate/water/tube-well
‘The best form of Sadaqa is giving someone water to drink.’ – (Ahmad) Join us in Derby for a charity dinner to help build a water well in Sudan as Sadaqah Jariyah for your loved ones! Join us for a night to remember as our Derby volunteers help raise vital funds to dig a borehole well with an elevated tank in the Alhummadi Area of South Kordofan in Sudan. The well will provide clean drinking water for 10,000 people and their animals. Donate in the memory of your loved ones and give the best form of Sadaqa Jariyah. Tickets: Adults: £12 5-12 Years: £7 Under 5’s: Free Ticket Line 1: 07544888398 Ticket Line 2: 07912149332 Ticket Line 3: 07438976772 https://muslimhands.org.uk/events/2015/water-hope-remembrance
A team of 8 MH staff today helped pack a 40 foot trailer full of useful items for street children in Pakistan. Donated by the Police Aid Convoy and the RAF, these items will go a long way in helping improve the lives of vulnerable street children. With 1.5 million street children in Pakistan alone, they need your help to get their lives together: https://muslimhands.org.uk/appeals/street-child
These are just some of the 800 orphans at our Muslim Hands School of Excellence in Sudan, arriving to school in the morning. They are the lucky ones who have a chance at a better life by gaining a good education as well as the security of daily nutritious meals. Our orphan sponsorship programme also pays for a qualified orphan social worker for each orphan, clothing, school equipment and transport to and from home. Sponsor an orphan today, for just £27 per month https://muslimhands.org.uk/our-work/orphans
We know where we will be on Sunday 30th August! Why don't you make the most of the bank holiday and join us at the Sunday Funday, brought to you by Reesh. This great family day out will include lots of exciting things to do for children and adults alike including henna artists, face painting, delicious food and stalls selling a whole range of quality Islamic goods. And best of all, the proceeds will go towards our #Motherkind campaign which is providing new and expectant mothers in Afghanistan and Somalia with life-saving care. For more information or to book a stall you can email the address on the flyer or visit the facebook page (just type SUNDAYFUNDAY into the search tab).
Looking for something exciting to do on the weekend? Why not join us for a rip-roaring jambaree at the Brothers Rodeo BBQ on Sunday 23rd August? Entry is free and there'll be plenty of fun things to enjoy with your mates, including a Fifa tournament, delicious grilled meats fresh off the barbie and our very own mechanical Rodeo bull. And the best news of all? It all goes towards raising funds to support needy orphans around the world. We also have places available for those who want to hold a stall. By jingo, what are you waiting for? Check out our page for more information http://bit.ly/1f9VWbO
Do you know how important the humble rickshaw is to the lives of thousands of families in Bangladesh? Nazrul Islam is one of the drivers to benefit from the Muslim Hands rickshaw programme, providing drivers with their very own rickshaws so they can earn a sustainable income and support their families. Read more about Nazrul's story http://bit.ly/1TkKUU2 Or donate a rickshaw to a family in need now http://bit.ly/1KfMLPK
Don't miss out on our exclusive Sister's Souk this Bank Holiday (31st August). We'll have plenty of food, stalls and entertainment on offer and the money raised will go towards saving the lives of mothers in Afghanistan and Somalia. Entry is free. For stall enquiries please contact sister Farjana on 07861 728831 You can register to volunteer here http://bit.ly/1TkGvee