Beacon Awards Presentation

Alhamdullilah, on your behalf yesterday we accepted and received the Beacon Mosque Awards for the Best Outreach Programme (includes our Homeless/Foodbank) and the finalist for the Best Covid Response The award was declared online and was presented yesterday in our Masjid by the Beacon Award team. We received them on your behalf as it is your contributions, your efforts, your support for understanding the need of our community and then help them during the worse pandemic of our generation. A...

Vaccination @ MAF

Vaccination @ MAF Insha’Allah our next round of vaccination is scheduled for Saturday, 25th September. It’s a straightforward walk-in process and is available for anyone who is over 16. No need to register -All are welcome Second jabs also welcome

Guest from America visits MAF

Alhamdulillah today we were honoured to host Dr Ihab Saad- Chairperson of Islamic Relief Worldwide is visiting us from America along with CEO Waseem Khan. KMAB President – Sameer Ukaye presented the cheque on behalf of our community. Their meeting paved the road map for Islam Relief to set up an initial Base in India specially catering towards our regions of Kokan and Gujrat Insha’Allah.

In Memory of a Colleague- What a Beautiful Deed!

One of our Dear Sisters – Umeera Nisar Khan and her team lost their colleague Simon Robinson shockingly during the pandemic a few weeks ago. The entire team led by Sister Umeera decided to construct a water project in His memory. Alhamdullilah, KMAB match funded the project as there was a need for water in this area. The water would support the village houses all year round and will support the Masjid during the driest months of the year.May Allah...

MAF with Afghan Refugees

Alhamdullilah as you all know we were able to welcome more than 800 #afghan guests arriving with some hot food for them. Going through this turmoil of hours of waiting in Kabul and then in Birmingham, it was important that we could offer a little helping hand together. We worked with GLM, Jigsaw and Islamic Relief UK to undertake this project. Our aim is to continue helping them and Insha’Allah assist in their rehabilitation.Here’s a short clip from BBC yesterday....

Have a splash

Many of us had a fantastic day at the canals having a session of Kayaking. Our next session is on Thursday for Bell Boating which is an excellent activity for families. Still some slots available here

Help With Lost Passports in Kokan Floods

Following on from the ongoing successful rehabilitation support we have undertaken across 14 houses with KMG (Project Ghar)- KMAB have now partnered with Relief Foundation, JMOBT, and KDMG to help all those who have lost/damaged their passports during the floods. This unique service is a vital cog in an attempt to get all those affected back on their feet.Please see the poster for further details.

Water Projects in Kokan

We have been sharing our efforts in India through various communications including our recent year-ending newsletter. Here’s another little video of a water project that we were entrusted with by our donor who wanted to undertake this Sadaqah Jariya for their family. Why don’t you get involved and do a good deed too??

See Through Their Eyes

With the current travel restrictions we are still unable to visit Palestine but Alhamdulillah we are pleased to announce that Allah has sent part of Palestine to us.Shaykh Saleh is a household name for those who have been to Jerusalem and we are honoured to host him with an eyewitness account from him Inshallah.A “not to be missed talk” Inshallah on Jumuah 27th August from 12:45 pm.

Clothes Donations Wanted

Fund life-saving projects with your unwanted items Insha’Allah we are holding a clothes/items donation drive at our Masjid on Saturday, 14th August Between 10 am-12 pm. A van will be parked outside in the foyer and we are happy to accept unwanted clothes, shoes, handbags, phones, jewellery including watches. Please be aware that the service is strictly for one day and during those hours so please do not leave any bags in the Masjid before or after the times described....