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Sanctuary for homeless

SHAFAQNA- A Maori Muslim woman has taken the plight of the homeless on her shoulders and is the driving force behind a homeless sanctuary she wishes to build. Lucy Shah Mohamady, 46, has been delivering home-cooked meals to rough sleepers…

Islamic center of Boston shelters homeless in winter

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SHAFAQNA - The Islamic center of Boston, Wayland, Massachusetts has opened its doors to welcome homeless people suffering cold weather in the streets. The initiative, reported by wcvb.com, comes as several organizations are stepping up to…

America: Muslims help with church's homeless over Christmas

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SHAFAQNA - When a group of Oak Lawn Christians mentioned they needed a hand, a group of Bridgeview Muslims offered theirs. With Christmas Eve falling on a Sunday this year, Steve Hoerger, pastor of Salem United Church of Christ, had a dilemma. Like…

British Muslim Delivers Presents to Homeless at Christmas

SHAFAQNA - A Muslim man on a mission to “spread peace and love” has captured the true spirit of Christmas — by delivering presents to homeless people. Nubaid Haroon, also known as Rambo Vlogs on social media, filmed himself giving…

Connecting The Dots- Muslims and Social Justice in Southern California

SHAFAQNA - This past October, a 2 year old was found wandered off into the night as his 4 year old sibling and parents slept in Love Park in Philadelphia. In a city full of abandoned homes and warehouses, homelessness should not be a problem.…

Seattle-area Muslims aid homeless with Day of Dignity

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SHAFAQNA - The Muslim community held its annual Day of Dignity for Seattle-area homeless, a charitable event that participants say shows the true nature of the Islamic religion. Ken Peterson arrived at the Millionair Club in Belltown at…

Muslims in Detroit are helping the homeless - social outreach program

SHAFAQNA - "This is godsend," said Francois, a homeless Detroit native who was waiting in line for a warm plate of food on a Sunday afternoon. "Without these people coming out here, we would probably starve. I really appreciate what these guys…