Volunteers from a local mosque in South Bend, Indiana, joined hands to prepare and deliver 1000 meals to local homeless shelters.
Saturday’s event was the result of cooperation between the Islamic Society of Michiana and Pious Projects of America.
Volunteers collected donations and prepared meals at Saturday’s event for those in need, WSBT 22 reported.
Islam encompasses the concepts of community service in its morals. Showing kindness to people and charity to the less fortunate are the most emphasized moral virtues in the Qur’an.
The Prophet (saw) said, ‘He is not a believer whose stomach is filled while his neighbor goes hungry’. [Bukhari]