Dawoodi Bohras “Rise Against Hunger” In Partnership With Life Path Church

December 15, 2020 Over 90 volunteers from both faiths unite to provide 20,000 meals for vulnerable people On Sunday, the Dawoodi Bohra community of Houston partnered with Life Path Church to host a “Rise Against Hunger” event in which over 90 volunteers assembled to pack 20,000 meals for local homeless and hungry people. The Dawoodi…

Dr. Nuzhat Chalisa, Author of Diabetes Beyond Numbers

Dr. Nuzhat Chalisa, a member of the Chicago community of Dawoodi Bohras, is a clinical endocrinologist and author of the book Diabetes Beyond Numbers, a Complete Guide to Understanding Diabetes Management.  Diabetes Beyond Numbers is a resource for those who want to learn about diabetes prevention and management. Targeted towards diabetics and pre-diabetics, it explains the…

Dawoodi Bohra Community Partners with Senator Comrie’s Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

Volunteers from the Dawoodi Bohra Community with Senator Comrie. The Dawoodi Bohra community in Queens, New York contributed to Senator Leroy Comrie’s 6th Annual Turkey Thanksgiving Giveaway held on Tuesday, November 24. The event was held at the Thomas White Jr. Foundation Center, a local nonprofit organization in Jamaica, Queens, that organizes community-based programs for…

Dawoodi Bohra Community Continues Its Good Work During Pandemic

my central jersey Challenge of 2020 Like many faiths, this year has been a challenge for the Dawoodi Bohras. One of the holiest events in the Bohra calendar —Ashara Mubaraka—was observed at home, and not in their masjid. To comply with the pandemic restrictions, prayers and observances were online, just as they were for Ramadan and Eid…

Seattle Bohra Flu Vaccine Drive

Seattle Bohra’s coordinated with Walgreens pharmacy in initiating a community wide Influenza vaccination drive. Being in the midst of a pandemic, flu vaccination has taken on new importance and urgency. A total of 40 vaccinations were given, out of which 20 were for women and children. Both these groups are deemed especially vulnerable. It was…

Voting – A Fundamental Civil Duty

The Los Angeles Dawoodi Bohra Community was founded by a community of  mostly first generation immigrants. Our members come from all over the world and follow our spiritual leader’s teachings, His Holiness, Dr. Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin TUS. He urges us to remain law abiding patriotic citizens, and voting is part of being a valued and engaged…

Dawoodi Bohras in New York Partner with Nassau County to Host Webinar on 2020 Census and Voting in the Upcoming Elections

November 2, 2020 The Dawoodi Bohra community in New York co-hosted a webinar with the Nassau County’s Office of Asian American Affairs. During the webinar, Farrah Mozzawalla, Executive Director of the Office of Asian American Affairs, discussed the importance of completing the 2020 Census and registering to vote in the upcoming elections. “The Census can be…

Muslim Community in Mckinney Partners with Food Pantry to Feed Families in Collin County

The Dallas Morning News The Dawoodi Bohra community, which is building a mosque in McKinney, has also run vaccine clinics to help residents get their flu shots. A pair of groups in McKinney are looking to make sure the fruits of their new relationship result in fewer Collin County residents experiencing hunger during the winter…