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Awqaf SA assists the Cape Flats Football Academy

This is a thank you letter that was received by Awqaf SA’s Deputy CEO Mickaeel Collier and we decided it publish it on our website to share the success stories of the Cape Flats Football Academy. Dear Mickaeel, This letter is a small and sincere gesture of thank you from Cape Flats Football Academy under 19 team and our management for our April 2017 tour to Qatar. With the assistance of so many companies, our City of Cape Town, our South African Embassy in Qatar, The Supreme Committee 2022 and private individuals the tour was a resounding success. The tour was also part of the players own personal development to enhance their understanding of life beyond the shores of South Africa, understanding different cultures and traditions. Awqaf SA, played a part to make this a reality, much appreciated. Over the next few months we will be doing one on one assessments with the players to determine a career path for each of them that will create a sustainable opportunity for each of them and in turn, they become Ambassadors of their communities and country. It is our intention to make this an annual tour leading up to the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar. We already in discussions with various parties and we trust and hope we will be able to call on Awqaf SA to continue the partnership too. (This caption was our highlight victory over a top Qatari Club – Al Markhiya Sports Club. We beat them 5-4 ...

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Palestine Waqf Fund

THE PALESTINE WAQF FUND or WAQF AL QUDS is a special designated and dedicated fund established by the NATIONAL AWQAF FOUNDATION OF SOUTH AFRICA (AWQAF SA). It is envisaged that the Waqf will benefit and address the needs of both present and future generations of Palestinian people. Waqf (pl Awqaf) is an Islamic Charitable Endowment created voluntarily in perpetuity by donors purely for the pleasure of Allah out of their generosity and feelings of goodwill to benefit charitable, religious, or humanitarian causes. Projects that The Palestine Waqf will fund through our partners on the ground that will benefit, inter alia, children, orphans, women, families, communities • Education • Art & Culture • Healthcare • Home furnishing • Infrastructure • Water, sanitation & electricity • Economic empowerment • The Palestine Museum, Cape Town. “ WAQF IS THE MOST ENDURING AND SUSTAINABLE OF ALL ISLAMIC CHARITIES” You make a pledge online, click here BANKING DETAILS: Account name: Awqaf SA Bank: Nedbank Acc. No : 1469-053934 Branch code: 198765 Swift Code: NEDSZAJJ Ref: Mobile No/ Your Name/ AlQuds Photo highlights from the Al Quds Conference in Turkey    

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Varsity Indaba – Career Guidance for School Learners

  The exciting and informative “Varsity Indaba”  held on the 27th April 2017 at the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) campus was well attended. Awqaf SA, Muslim Students Association (MSA)  and  and Muslim Youth of SA (MYSA) co-organised this career guidance day for Grade 11 and 12 learners. Top 6 students from different schools in Johannesburg were invited to this event. The varsity indaba commenced with Shakeel Garda welcoming the students and outlining the purpose of the event. There was much excitement and anticipation from the grade 11 and 12 learners including MSA student mentors who ensured a well-run program. Sershin Naicker from the Wits campus registrar gave a clear outline to students of the requirements for each degree with the step by step process of applying to university. MSA Union president gave students further insight as to what MSA is about. Naeema Ramadan, Awqaf SA Youth Ambassador, then engaged with the learner’s regarding Awqaf SA, explaining the concept of Waqf. Each session was interactive and allowing for students to put forward their questions and concerns to the speakers. The breakaway session included current WITS students from different faculties and professionals to interact with learners. Students from faculties such as Law, Commerce, Halth Sciences,  Engineering and Built Environment, Education, Science and Humanities. Learners from various schools gave positive feedback about the Varsity Indaba, Insaaf Mossa and Justine Kester from St Barnabas College commented that they found the Varsity Indaba extremely helpful and eased their worries about the application process. They ...

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Awqaf SA at the Hartley Rd. Fair

Awqaf SA has established a working committee to oversee the establishment of an Awqaf SA branch in Durban. Adv. AB Mohammed has been quite instrumental in making this objective a reality. The “Awqaf SA KZN Team” was at the Hartley Rd. Fair and it was  a good opportunity to speak to the fair’s visitors about Awqaf SA’s Flagship project “My Waqf”. Photohighlights

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Awqaf SA Support SADN Student Project

Awqaf SA supported the South African Dawah Network’s project to assist 23 students from the emerging communities with registration fees.   SADN Transport from hostels Aid with registration Boarding Text books funding

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