Mayor George Fuller of Mckinney visits Masjid Site of Dawoodi Bohra Community of Collin County

On April 3rd, 2021, Mayor George Fuller of Mckinney, his wife, Maylee Thomson-Fuller, and other honorable guests and neighbors graced the Masjid Site of the Dawoodi Bohra Community of Collin County with their presence.  It was a beautiful day, with gorgeous weather, a nice breeze, and feeling of warmth and togetherness within the community.  Approximately…

Dawoodi Bohras Welcome Ramadan with Neighbors

With the arrival of the holy month of Ramadan, the Dawoodi Bohra community in San Francisco is deepening the ties of unity by sharing a taste of their traditional culture throughout the local neighborhood. Volunteers from the community procured and packed nutritious foods associated with breaking the fast of each day of Ramadan, and delivered…

Women Inspiring Women – Paying it Forward

To commemorate Women’s History Month, the Dawoodi Bohras of Collin County hosted a virtual conference celebrating accomplished inspirational women on Friday, March 26th at 6:30pm CST.  These women shared their inspirations, their contributions, and how they are imparting their knowledge and resources to future generations. The Dawoodi Bohras strongly believe in empowering women and contributing…

Bakersfield Bohras Take Part In Children First Food Distribution

The Dawoodi Bohras of Bakersfield participated in the Children’s First food distribution drive-through event organized by Bakersfield City Councilmember Andrae Gonzales to support local Bakersfield area residents in need. Volunteers gathered at the David Nelson Pocket Park in downtown Bakersfield and made food packets with various canned fruits, vegetables and meats. The prepared food packets…

Bakersfield City Councilmembers visit Dawoodi Bohras Masjid

The Dawoodi Bohras of Bakersfield were honored to host an informal, socially distanced visit by the City of Bakersfield Councilmembers Chris Parlier, Patty Gray, and Andrae Gonzales at the local masjid on Akers Road. Due to the California State COVID-19 guidelines, attendance of Dawoodi Bohra community members was limited for everyone’s safety. Nevertheless, the Councilmembers’…

Remembering the Pioneer Ladies of Los Angeles Jamaat

Every year geese migrate in search of fresh locations with better resources, and they do so in a V-shaped formation. The leader of the flock faces the air current head on, but the corresponding geese have it easier because they are getting the leader’s thrust, thus conserving their energy for the long journey to their…

Healthcare Heroes Spotlight

Dr. Amyna Husain is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Along with her expertise in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Dr. Husain is also interested in emergency planning and preparedness. She is the Director of Disaster Preparedness of the pediatric emergency department, and leads the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center emergency…

Irvine Dawoodi Bohras Collaborate with Mayor Farrah Khan on Local Initiatives

The Dawoodi Bohras of the City of Irvine, CA held a virtual meeting this week with Mayor Farrah Khan. In addition to providing an overview of their faith, community, and commitment to public service, the local community offered the Mayor their continued support, and promised to collaborate with him and with the City of Irvine…