In a heartwarming gathering at their local community center, the Dawoodi Bohra community of Miami extended a sincere welcome to Commissioner Tamara James of Dania Beach and Russell and Beverly Johnson from the Global Church for their inaugural community Iftar Dinner. The event showcased the spirit of unity and highlighted the community’s ongoing initiatives to combat hunger and promote interfaith understanding.
At the dinner, distinguished guests were given the opportunity to explore displays that showcased various facets of the Dawoodi Bohra community. These displays included memorable moments of His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin meeting dignitaries, the impactful initiatives of Project Rise across North America, and the collective efforts of the community in preparing and distributing daily meals in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties as part of Faiz al Mawaid al Burhaniyah, the worldwide Dawoodi Bohra community kitchen initiative.
Commissioner Tamara James expressed her gratitude, stating, “We are celebrating faith and love from all walks of life. Thank you for the warm invitation to celebrate Ramadan with your community. I look forward to the partnerships to come through unity.” Likewise, Pastor Johnson reflected on the shared values of their respective faiths, emphasizing the importance of collaborative efforts for the betterment of current and future generations. The presence of these esteemed guests at the community iftar dinner resonated with the spirit of inclusivity and unity that the Dawoodi Bohra community embraces.
The Miami Dawoodi Bohras aspire to build and strengthen relationships within their local community, laying the foundation for collective endeavors that promote understanding, compassion, and social upliftment. They are resolute in their dedication to forging enduring partnerships that foster interfaith harmony and contribute to the overall betterment of society.