Category Archives: San Francisco

‘THE JOURNEYS TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP’ AN INITIATIVE BY THE WOMEN OF SAN FRANCISCO

On Saturday, March 16th, Dawoodi Bohra women of San Francisco gathered for the first installment of ‘The Journeys to Entrepreneurship: An Innovative Business Workshop Series’ meant to empower and encourage women in the community to start their own businesses and give them the tools to succeed. There were over 20 participants in the interactive and…

INDIA CONSUL GENERAL GRACES FREMONT IFTAAR DINNER

Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok, Consul General of India (San Francisco) visited Masjid-e-Mohammedi for a traditional Ramadan Iftaar (breaking of the fast) and dinner.Accompanied by Vice Consul Mr. Venkata Ramana, the Consul General arrived at 7:30pm and was greeted by Anjuman-e-Najmi President Mr. Moez Wajih, other leaders, and children from the community. In his welcome address, Mr….

CARE PACKAGES FOR THE HOMELESS IN FREMONT

Anjuman-e-Najmi volunteers in San Francisco assembled and delivered 53 snack packs and 53 hygiene kits to Abode Services – a local agency working to provide assistance and secure housing for individuals experiencing homelessness in the San Francisco Bay Area. This marked Anjuman-e-Najmi’s second such engagement with Abode Services. Dawoodi Bohra families donated granola bars, fruit…

BOHRAS MARK EARTH DAY IN FREMONT WITH PARK RESTORATION EFFORT

Earth Day marks a key moment to reflect on the environment and recommit to stewardship of the lands in which we work, learn, and play. As part of this annual commemoration, Dawoodi Bohra volunteers in Fremont, California committed to a two-day partnership with the City of Fremont. On Saturday, 21 April, a dozen Dawoodi Bohra…

SAN FRANCISCO BOHRAS PARTNER TO CLEAN UP LOCAL WATERSHED

Anjuman-e-Najmi (the Dawoodi Bohra community of San Francisco) partnered with the Alameda Creek Alliance to clean up and restore a stretch of the Alameda creek — a key watershed that channels water from northern California to the famous San Francisco Bay. A critical portion of this creek passes through the picturesque Niles Canyon in Fremont…