'Verily, this brotherhood of yours is one brotherhood, and I am your only Lord. Therefore serve Me. Men have divided themselves, but to Us they shall return. He that does good works in the fullness of his faith, his endeavours shall not be lost: We record them all.'
- Holy Qur'an, 21:92-94
UMF Community Developments events provide an opportunity for the Muslim community with a safe space to discuss, learn and network with one another so they may be able to identify ways in which the Muslim community can positively impact their society. These events bring together Muslims of all backgrounds in efforts to overcome difficulties and celebrate bonds of unity.
The event brought together members of the community from all walks of life, including youth & elders from a variety of different cultural backgrounds, for a relaxing evening with stimulating verses of poetry and a delicious cuisine. Guests were marked as saying the event was very enjoyable and unique, many mentioned the success of the event and some expressed there desire more of these events.
The event focus on strengths and struggles of university life with the support of the female role models of their lives. Dr. Yasmeen Qadri, one of our esteemed speakers, remarked on the importance of being together as peace activists and making a positive impact on our youth. This event encouraged attendees to strengthen bonds and turn within the community for support.
Muslims in Central Florida identified
the necessity of discussing financial security as a Muslim community. This seminar, sponsored by Amana Funds,
with Al Jazeera featured ShariaPortfolio, encouraged Muslims to network over
dinner and discuss the importance of halal investing. This event promoted Muslim businesses.
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