Community at the Crossroads - Manchester & Birmingham
Community at the Crossroads: essential lessons to help us secure our future
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The UK Muslim community is today facing its greatest number of challenges in recent times, from socio-economic, to political and spiritual. This unique event will offer an open discussion in the spirit of betterment, to understand our roles and social responsibilities, particularly in the context of Muslim leaders, activists and business people. What role can and should they play in taking ownership of our future and being the protagonists who secure the future prosperity for our community?
Join us for an engaging and thought provoking discussion with Imam Zaid Shakir, hosted by the National Zakat Foundation.
Monday 25th August 2014 – Manchester 6pm
Didsbury Mosque, 71 Burton Rd, M20 2WA
Tuesday 26th August 2014 – Birmingham 6.30pm
Birmingham Central Mosque, 180 Belgrave, Middleway, B12 0XS
Imam Zaid Shakir - Zaytuna Institute
Zaid Shakir lives in Hayward, California where he serve as a scholar-in-residence and lecturer at Zaytuna Institute in 2003. He co-founded the Lighthouse Mosque, Oakland, CA. in 2007. He co-founded Zaytuna College in 2009, where he now teaches Islamic law and history.