Tag Archives: Project Rise

The Dawoodi Bohras Partner with World Food Program USA To Fund Meals for Gaza

The Dawoodi Bohras Partner with World Food Program USA To Fund Meals for Gaza

Under the guidance of Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the Dawoodi Bohras are committed to tackling food insecurity. Through Project Rise — a Dawoodi Bohra initiative addressing global development challenges — the community aims to fight global food insecurity and malnutrition. Famine is imminent in Gaza. Over a million people have completely exhausted their food supplies and…

Faith-Inspired Service: New York Bohras Address Meal Gap

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Members of the Dawoodi Bohra community of New York volunteered at the River Fund, a nonprofit organization in Queens, to help package and distribute groceries to the underprivileged this holiday season as part of the community’s Project Rise initiative. The River Fund, one of the largest providers of emergency food in New York City, and…

Chicago Bohras Host Law Enforcement Appreciation Lunch

The Chicago Dawoodi Bohra community hosted an appreciation lunch for law enforcement members at their Masjid.

Police Chiefs, Deputies, Sheriffs, and Representatives from the FBI and DHS Honored for Their Contributions The Dawoodi Bohra community of Chicago hosted an appreciation lunch for members of the law enforcement community at their Masjid on 14th November. The event was held to honor law enforcement officials for their contributions to the community and to…

Project Rise Chicago: Fostering Educational Opportunities for Refugees

Students from the Chicago Dawoodi Bohras partnered with World Relief Chicago to hold a school supply drive for the children of refugee families.

Students from the Chicago Dawoodi Bohras partnered with World Relief Chicago to hold a school supply drive for the children of refugee families. During the month-long drive, the students met weekly to collect supplies such as crayons and backpacks.  The school supplies drive was planned and executed by the volunteers of Project Rise Chicago in…

Seattle Bohras Unite for Greener Tomorrow

Seattle Bohras Unite for Greener Tomorrow with Kirkland Parks & Recreation, Police Sergeant, and Deputy Fire Chief.

On October 29th, 2023, the Dawoodi Bohra community of Seattle came together at Juanita Beach Park in Kirkland, Washington, to pay tribute to the environmental vision of their global faith leader, His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin. Together with Kirkland Parks and Recreation, who worked diligently to provide a beautiful venue and coordinate logistics, the community…

Dawoodi Bohras Hold Tree Planting Ceremony To Honor Faith

New York Bohras Hold Tree Planting Ceremony To Honor Faith and Promote Peace and Harmony

Published in the Queens Gazette The Dawoodi Bohra community of New York hosted a Tree Planting event at its masjid complex on Springfield Boulevard, Queens, on Saturday, October 14. The event was held to mark the 80th birthday celebration of the community’s global leader, His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, and as a tribute to his…

Seeds of Change: Greening the Planet on Leader’s 80th Birthday

The Dawoodi Bohras of USA: Communities mark the 80th birthday of His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin by planting trees in their cities. 

Bohra communities around the world are coming together to mark the 80th birthday of His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, leader of the Dawoodi Bohras, by planting native trees in their local cities. His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin regularly emphasizes the importance of environmental stewardship and urges Bohras to be conscientious of their impact on the…

From Scholarship to Social Change: Husein Fatehi Addresses Food Insecurity in Los Angeles Schools

The Dawoodi Bohras of USA: Husein Fatehi of the Los Angeles Dawoodi Bohra community Addresses Food Insecurity in Los Angeles Schools

In the heart of Hollywood, on the 22nd of June, a unique recognition ceremony unfolded at the American Federation of Teachers Headquarters. Husein Hatim Fatehi, a member of the Dawoodi Bohra community in Los Angeles, stood amongst nine students receiving The Campus Memorial Scholarship. Worth $1000, the scholarship recognized Husein’s compelling exploration of a pressing…

World Environment Day Celebrated with a Street Clean Up around Ezzi Masjid

World Environment Day Celebrated with a Street Clean Up around Ezzi Masjid

To make a positive impact on World Environment Day in June 2023, the Los Angeles Dawoodi Bohra’s Project Rise team partnered with Volunteer Cleaning Communities for a street cleanup near Ezzi Masjid. Exemplifying the power of community collaboration, 20 volunteers equipped with gloves, trash bags, and metal tongs were divided into two teams. Together, they…

New York Dawoodi Bohras Host Ramadan Iftar Dinner with NYC Council Member Nantasha Williams and NYPD’s 113th Precinct

New York Dawoodi Bohras Host Ramadan Iftar Dinner with NYC Council Member Nantasha Williams and NYPD’s 113th Precinct

The Dawoodi Bohras of New York recently organized a Ramadan iftar dinner for New York City Council Member Nantasha Williams, and representatives from New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) 113th Precinct, including Captain Meyers, Sergeant Rochener Gilot, and other officers. The event took place at the community’s new masjid complex in Springfield Boulevard, Queens, where…