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Volunteering Campaign

Join Our Volunteering Campaign & Have a Productive Summer

Summer is the best time to engage in community work and volunteering activities. You might be thinking now “Oh, I’ve finally got some free time to relax and have fun and you want me to volunteer and do more work!”. Okay, we all agree that having free time is great of course! But, if you …

How Volunteerism Can Change Your World - Joyce Bertram

How Volunteerism Can Change Your World - Joyce Bertram

In her short talk Joyce shares her lessons of what does it take to be a volunteer and why everyone should be one. Joyce grew up in The Netherlands where she started to volunteer at the age of fourteen. At this age she got the first sparkle of passion for Volunteerism and it’s culture. Before …

Don't Know Where to Volunteer? Her's a Long List

Don't Know Where to Volunteer? Here's a Long List

Volunteering is the cornerstone to the greatness that enables many charitable and other organizations to be able to do their work, both in epicness and complexity. Feeding thousands of people across the globe takes a lot of hands, but volunteering whether locally or abroad should never be thought of as free labor – it’s a …

5 Types of Volunteerism

5 Types of Volunteerism

If you’re reading this, most probably you have recently finished exams and now enjoying your Summer break. Having free time is great of course! But, would you rather spend your summer doing something meaningful? Perhaps, by volunteering? Here are five types of volunteerism you can think about!

help the poor

10 Ways to Help the Poor and Needy

Why Help the Poor? Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said that of the most rewarding actions in Islam is: aiding those in need, gladdening the heart of a Muslim, feeding the hungry, and helping the afflicted. He, peace and blessings be upon him, also said: “Allah will aid a servant (of His) so long as the servant …

Benefits of Volunteering

5 Benefits of Volunteering

Have you ever thought of benefits of volunteering? Volunteering is a beneficial and productive form of sadaqa. By volunteering you’re not only benefiting others, you are earning reward, and – a fact that is often overlooked – learning how to become more productive in your everyday life. Here are 5 ways that volunteering encourages those …

asylum seekers at Mexican border

Detroit Muslims, Jews Unite to Raise $26K for Asylum Seekers

Building on years of cooperation, Muslim and Jewish communities have come together to help asylum seekers at Mexican borders, raising funds to offer living essentials, Fox 2 Detroit reported. “We have a lot in common as American citizens from all faiths. Whether we practice our religion or uphold our Constitution, we have a lot in …

Ramadan is Not the Month of Loneliness

Ramadan is Not the Month of Loneliness

One reason my first Ramadan was so special was that I never broke my fast alone, and I was only at home for iftar twice. Every other night we were either invited somewhere (or I tagged along), or else we went to the masjid, where always at least a few sisters were breaking their fast.

This is How Detroit Muslims Spent Christmas Eve

CORKTOWN, Detroit – As families gathered in warm homes on Christmas Eve, a group of Muslim residents in Corktown, Detroit, volunteered to give a helping hand to those in need, ClickOnDetroit reported. “We’re alleviating volunteers who would normally like to celebrate the holidays,” said Kayla Botelho, from Mercy-USA for Aid and Development. Botelho and other …

Volunteering to Help Kids Get Prepared for School

Volunteering to Help Kids Get Prepared for School

It is true what they say, that things we take for granted could mean so much for other people. Getting ready on that morning, we didn’t realize what kind of impact we would have on those children. Our team consisted of five women from different Egyptian governorates. In a visit to the small town of …

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