Category Archives: Seattle

“A Unique Lens” – How the Pandemic Changed How These Seattle Graduates Approached Their Studies

We spoke to six recent university and high school graduates about their experiences of studying during the global pandemic.  Their answers hold lessons for us all. Khadija Haveliwala, Law School Graduate Khadija Haveliwala graduated from Seattle University School of Law. Throughout the last three years, I have learned to support others in a meaningful way…

Seattle Bohras Thank Local Teachers for Incredible Efforts During COVID19

As the 2020-2021 school year ends, the Dawoodi Bohras of King County, WA (Seattle) took advantage of loosened COVID19 restrictions to show their appreciation for the local teachers and the administrators who had demonstrated great dedication and hard work to educate, mentor and love our children every single day. Dawoodi Bohras families visited 10 schools…

Mayor Birney Celebrates Eid with Seattle Bohras 

City of Redmond, WA – Mayor Angela Birney joined community Greated Seattle-based members of the Dawoodi Bohras in an Eid al-Fitr virtual event on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Community members were both celebrating Eid and commemorating Memorial Day virtually, following restrictions set by State of Washington amidst Covid-19. The program began with the recitation of…

Munira Miyaziwala, Founder of Techno Smart Kids, Talks About her Journey in Science

To mark International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, 2021, we talked to Munira Miyaziwala a member of the Dawoodi Bohras of Seattle, and a social and educational entrepreneur who has spent over 20 years leading startups, non-profits, and other established organizations in the fields of science and education.  She single-handedly…

SEATTLE BOHRAS THANK LOCAL HEROES FOR FIGHTING WILDFIRES

October 3, 2020 Various states across the country have been fighting against wildfires this summer and the Washington State Firefighters were at the forefront of the rescue and firefighting efforts in the state. Members of the the Seattle Dawoodi Bohra community expressed their deep gratitude and appreciation to all the brave firefighters of the state…