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VILLAGE IFTAARS
7/4/2014 1
R A M A D A N 2 0 1 3
Whoever feeds the person who is breaking his fast, he will have his reward (for his fasting) without decreasing
anything f...
YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED
OVER 350 VILLAGES
ACROSS INDIA
Thank you for bringing these communities together for a joyous occa...
YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED
ORPHANS & NEEDY
Iftaars were hosted in some orphanages across remote villages. Families in the are...
YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED
ORPHANS & NEEDY
IMRC volunteers joined orphan girls for iftar. This is from an iftar in Srinagar, ...
YOUR GENEROSITY TAUGHT
THOSE UNAWARE
ABOUT RAMADAN, FASTING & ISLAM
6
We reached communities that had never observed fast ...
YOUR GENEROSITY REACHED
WOMEN & ELDERLY
WHO ARE OFTEN IGNORED
7
Proactive efforts were made to include women and the elder...
7/4/2014 8
VILLAGE IFTAARS SPARKED
CELEBRATIONS
IN SOME VILLAGES
“It was like Eid”. They never saw such a thing in their l...
7/4/2014 9
COMMUNITIES MADE
DUA FOR YOU
THROUGHOUT RAMADAN
We covered the states of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Mah...
10
VILLAGERS GATHERED
TO LEARN
BASICS OF DEEN AND TO REFLECT
Specific locations were selected where there was either pover...
117/4/2014 11
ALL THIS WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY
100+ VOLUNTEERS
WITH THEIR TIME, ENERGY & MONEY
[ JAZAKALLAHUKHAIRAN ]
www.imrcusa.org
650 856-0440
info@imrcusa.org
TO SUPPORT IMRC’S VILLAGE PROJECTS
VISIT OUR WEBSITE ...
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IMRC Village Iftaar Program 2013. The Difference You Made

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IMRC Village Iftaar Program 2013. The Difference You Made

  1. 1. VILLAGE IFTAARS 7/4/2014 1 R A M A D A N 2 0 1 3
  2. 2. Whoever feeds the person who is breaking his fast, he will have his reward (for his fasting) without decreasing anything from the reward of the fasting person - As related in Al-Tirmidhi (807) 2 OUR VILLAGE IFTAAR CAMPAIGN ENDS JAZAKALLAHUKHAIRAN
  3. 3. YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED OVER 350 VILLAGES ACROSS INDIA Thank you for bringing these communities together for a joyous occasion, which they had never experienced before. You helped us reach over 75,000 people. 3
  4. 4. YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED ORPHANS & NEEDY Iftaars were hosted in some orphanages across remote villages. Families in the area also joined. Thanks to your support, orphans in many places received proper care and Eid clothes. 4
  5. 5. YOUR GENEROSITY TOUCHED ORPHANS & NEEDY IMRC volunteers joined orphan girls for iftar. This is from an iftar in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir 5
  6. 6. YOUR GENEROSITY TAUGHT THOSE UNAWARE ABOUT RAMADAN, FASTING & ISLAM 6 We reached communities that had never observed fast before. These iftaars encouraged them to start fasting. They collectively decided to start praying beyond Ramadan.
  7. 7. YOUR GENEROSITY REACHED WOMEN & ELDERLY WHO ARE OFTEN IGNORED 7 Proactive efforts were made to include women and the elderly. They were excited to be part of these community events. Accommodations were made or food was delivered to homes. Young girls stepped forward to volunteer.
  8. 8. 7/4/2014 8 VILLAGE IFTAARS SPARKED CELEBRATIONS IN SOME VILLAGES “It was like Eid”. They never saw such a thing in their life before, as families gathered to help with cooking, listen to bayaans (lectures), break fast, make dua and have meals.
  9. 9. 7/4/2014 9 COMMUNITIES MADE DUA FOR YOU THROUGHOUT RAMADAN We covered the states of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, West Bengal, Manipur, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Punjab, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir
  10. 10. 10 VILLAGERS GATHERED TO LEARN BASICS OF DEEN AND TO REFLECT Specific locations were selected where there was either poverty, illiteracy or both. It was a great opportunity to learn basics and to think as a community.
  11. 11. 117/4/2014 11 ALL THIS WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY 100+ VOLUNTEERS WITH THEIR TIME, ENERGY & MONEY
  12. 12. [ JAZAKALLAHUKHAIRAN ] www.imrcusa.org 650 856-0440 info@imrcusa.org TO SUPPORT IMRC’S VILLAGE PROJECTS VISIT OUR WEBSITE OR CONTACT US

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