MKA News: Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth give £340,000 to charity | Houses of Parliament

By the Grace of Allah, Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya UK hosted a reception at the House of Lords, London on 28 January 2015 for the charities that the Majlis had worked with over the year to highlight the message of Islam and how Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya is engaging with the local communities and being part of society. The key theme was Mercy4ManKind highlighting the status and teachings of the Holy Prophet [saw]. The cheques were also presented to the charities. Continue reading MKA News: Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth give £340,000 to charity | Houses of Parliament

PARLIAMENT WELCOMES MUSLIM YOUTHS WHO RAISED £1.5 MILLION FOR BRITISH CHARITIES

Muslim youth from the world’s largest organised Muslim community were hosted at the Houses of Parliament with their charity partners and dignitaries by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon today, to mark their contribution to charity and volunteering in British society.

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) presented 45 cheques to UK based charities totalling £340,000 that they have raised through fund raising activities throughout last year. This figure brings the total funds raised by AMYA for UK charities to £1.5 million. The list of charities includes the Royal British Legion, Barnado’s, NSPCC, British Heart Foundation, Humanity First, The Silver Line, CLIC Sargent and MacMillan Cancer Support. The majority of the funds are raised through AMYA’s annual flagship charity event called the ‘Mercy For Mankind’ Charity Challenge. ‘Mercy For Mankind’ refers to the title that was given to Muhammad (peace be upon him) in the Qur’an and serves as the inspiration for all charitable work carried out by the group. Continue reading PARLIAMENT WELCOMES MUSLIM YOUTHS WHO RAISED £1.5 MILLION FOR BRITISH CHARITIES

MUSLIMS TAKING PEACE TO NEW HEIGHTS

Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) scaled the UK’s highest three mountains to raise money for charity and to promote peace.
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The 30 young volunteers pushed themselves to the limit by climbing the highest mountains in Scotland (Ben Nevs), England (Scaffel Pike) and Wales (Snowden) over two days. They were able to raise more than £7,500 for the British Red Cross. Continue reading MUSLIMS TAKING PEACE TO NEW HEIGHTS

MUSLIM YOUTH IN UK’S LARGEST ISLAMIC RALLY – FOR CHARITY

This weekend thousands of young Muslims from across the UK will congregate in London’s Battersea Park to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity and to combat negative Muslim stereotypes.

Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) will be taking part in a 10k run to raise more than £300,000 for twelve UK charities, including, Save the Children, NSPCC, Barnardos, CLIC Sargant, UNICEF, The Silver Line, The Royal British Legion, Macmillan Cancer Support, British Heart Foundation, LLR, RNIB, and the Royal Hospital for Neuro-Disability. Continue reading MUSLIM YOUTH IN UK’S LARGEST ISLAMIC RALLY – FOR CHARITY

PETER SHILTON JOINS LOCAL VOLUNTEERS TO RAISE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF POUNDS FOR CHARITY!

Young Muslims from around the country travelled across to London’s Battersea Park to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for several UK charities. Volunteers from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA), with the youngest participant being 7 years old, have taken part in a 10k run and walk. Continue reading PETER SHILTON JOINS LOCAL VOLUNTEERS TO RAISE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF POUNDS FOR CHARITY!

YOUTH GROUP PRESENTS £12,000 TO SUPPORT MK DONS SPORTS & EDUCATION TRUST

The AMYA held a charity challenge in April, with members invited to present the proceeds to MK DONS SET, its chosen charity.

Dennis Woolford, Inclusion Manager at MK Dons Sport and Education Trust (SET) said: “We (MK Dons SET) are pleased and proud to be working together with the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) in our community engagement programmes.

“Volunteer representatives from AMYA have supported a number of major events in 2013 that include staffing of our family fun match days and our Show Racism The Red Card anti-racism campaign. AMYA has also nominated the SET as one of its chosen charities as a beneficiary of their fund raising. Continue reading YOUTH GROUP PRESENTS £12,000 TO SUPPORT MK DONS SPORTS & EDUCATION TRUST

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