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6th IIIW Waqf Training Programme, Cape Town

UAE & Malaysia based  International Institute of Islamic Waqf (IIIW) will be holding their 6th  annual training programme in Cape during 22-27 March 2013. Participants will be drawn from from various International Awqaf and Islamic Charitable institutions and will be cohosted by the National Awqaf Foundation of South Africa (AWQAF SA). Click here to download details of the programme in Arabic. Click here  to view the programme in English The organisers urge brothers and sisters   and all participants to please send copies of their passports for the purpose of issuing visas for them before March 7, 2013. Registration fee USD2000. Accommodation available at additional cost at the Capetonian Hotel. For more information: please contact Brother Ammar Ghalibi mobile telephone 00966502749403, E-mail:  amarjicc@yahoo.com For South Africans, you may contact: Dr Salie Abrahams  on 0218237706  / email: awqafcape@awqafsa.org.za  or info@awqafsa.org.za International Institute of Islamic Waqf, Malaysia Dr. Sami Al-Salahat  / Consultant, International Institute of Islamic WAQF, IIIW.  UAE & Malaysia, www. iiiow. org  

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2nd Awqaf SA LDP Programme

2nd Awqaf SA – Leadership Development Programme PROGRAMME Date – 1 December 2012 Venue – Executive Venues, Kromboom Gardens, Kromboom Road, Rondebosch East 8:00a.m. – 9:00a.m. Registration Opening Dua & Welcome AwqafSA introduction & video Plenary 1 / Session 1 – Leaders in Motion: Anecdotes of success   Shahied Daniels – CEO: South African Institute of Professional Accountants Khalid Abdullah – CEO: Sekunjalo Investments (JSE Listed Company) Networking Tea Break Plenary 2 / Session 2 – Psychology of Leadership: Anything is Possible   Dr Salie Abrahams – (Harvard University PHD graduate & Project Executive AwqafSA Western Cape) Yaseen Carelse – (Stellenbosch University Award winning student & SRC representative) Plenary 3 / Session3 – Women in Leadership   Cheryl Carolus – (Ex Ambassador to the UK & Community Activist) – Invited Fatima Jakoet – (SAA Pilot, MBA & Forensics Scholar) Closure, Vote of Thanks,  Special award announcements and Prize Giving Thuhr & Lunch   Photos   

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Call to youth to attend the 2nd Awqaf SA Leadership Development Programme

LAST 10 Days to Register EXCELLENT SPEAKERS: TO VIEW  THE PROGRAMME: CLICK HERE: https://awqafsa.org.za/2012/11/20/2nd-awqaf-sa-ldp-programme/   Venue: Executive Venues, Kromboom Gardens, Kromboom Rd, Rondebosch East When: 1 December 2012 – 18 Muharram 1434 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 Registration Registration Fees: R100.00 per person. (Includes notes, lunch and teas). Contact Person: Dr Salie Abrahams Contact Number: 021 823 7706 Email address: awqafcape@awqafsa.org.za   The objectives of the programme are to: Create/ provide opportunities for young people in the community through networking. Create a vibe/opportunity to be part of a Professional/winning Society and in the process create hope for others. Direct young people to a socially  & spiritually  conscious future. Contribute to aspire to success and the deprivation of failure (failure of the community is not an option). Contribute to leadership development in the community. Fulfill our obligation/ objectives of establishing Waqf & giving back to the Community. Utilize the opportunity to revolutionise our Community & reiterate our relevance in South Africa & the Ummah at large. Inculcate a culture of social responsibility in our future leaders. Develop  youth that will have a sense of belonging and hope.   Awqaf SA requests that you grace us with your presence at our 2nd Leadership Development Programme  on the  1 December 2012/ 18 Muharram 1434 in Cape Town.  For online registration, please visit https://awqafsa.org.za/awqaf-sa-leadership-development-programme-2012-registration/  

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Imam Haron book launch Gauteng

IMAM ABDULLAH HARON EDUCATION TRUST The board of trustees invites you to the book launch of   “THE KILLING OF THE IMAM” Saturday 17 November 2012  15h00 – Apartheid Museum, cnr Northern Parkway & Gold Reef Road, Ormonde, Johannesburg Sunday 18 November 2012 15h00-  World Memon Foundation Centre, entrance to Laudium, Cnr Qagga Road & Maxwell Drive, Laudium   (KEYNOTE SPEAKER: AHMED KATHRADA) Copies of the book will be on sale:  Soft cover- R150/ Hard Cover – R250 All Welcome: No cost but  RSVP essential for catering and seating : Call or email:  Nazeema 021 683 1444 or njogee@brimstone.co.za In May 1969 Imam Abdullah Haron, a Muslim religious leader living near Cape Town, was arrested under the Terrorism Act. Four months later he was dead. The atrocity received scant coverage in the South African and international media. This is a reprint of the book, first published in 1978 but, not surprisingly, banned in apartheid South Africa. It reveals the story behind the Imam activism and the events that led to his arrest and his eventual death in detention. The Imam’s arrest and subsequent month long torture followed an all too familiar pattern and one which was repeated on numerous occasions, including the death in detention of Steve Biko on 12 September 1977. The Killing of the Imam is a horrifying account of the South African Regime’s method of Harassment, torture and political murder, as well as the story of one man’s exceptional courage, faith and loyalty to the cause of freedom. ...

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Register now for the 2nd Awqaf SA Leadership Development Programme 2012

For online registration, please visit https://awqafsa.org.za/awqaf-sa-leadership-development-programme-2012-registration/ ________________________________________________________________________________________ The National Awqaf Foundation of South Africa (Awqaf SA) was established in 2001 as an independent community based owned trust, solely focusing on establishing the institution of waqf (endowment funding) and the empowerment of communities within South Africa. Awqaf SA is a charitable community organisation aimed at investing endowment funds for various community development programmes. These programmes are aimed at promoting the concept of communities becoming self-reliant and sustainable through holistic development programmes. One of our programmes is the leadership development project where we assist young people to unleash their leadership potential. We believe that investing in the promotion of youth is critical to the development of a dream society for all. The objectives of the programme are to: Create/ provide opportunities for young people in the community through networking. Create a vibe/opportunity to be part of a Professional/winning Society and in the process create hope for others. Direct young people to a socially  & spiritually  conscious future. Contribute to aspire to success and the deprivation of failure (failure of the community is not an option). Contribute to leadership development in the community. Fulfill our obligation/ objectives of establishing Waqf & giving back to the Community. Utilize the opportunity to revolutionise our Community & reiterate our relevance in South Africa & the Ummah at large. Inculcate a culture of social responsibility in our future leaders. Develop  youth that will have a sense of belonging and hope.   It is in this light that Awqaf SA ...

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