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Warming Up The Elderly In London

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On Tuesday 19th January 2016, iERA took part in a local community event in conjunction with Kilburn Sainsbury’s and ‘Elders Voice’, a small charity in the heart of Kensal Green, which has been working with older people since 1993. iERA purchased and distributed much-needed winter items to the elderly from a fund that was generously […]

Islam and Black History Event Videos Online

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The videos from our Islam and Black History events in October are now being released weekly online. As part of the ‘Against Racism, Against Hatred’ campaign, the ‘Islam and Black History’ events were organised to coincide with ‘Black History Month’ in the UK, giving us an opportunity to educate the general public on the heritage […]

The Elderly Care Project: Winter Warmth Campaign

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This month, the One Community department of the Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA) launched its final campaign of the year – and what an amazing one it was too! As the cold weather settles in across the UK, the Winter Warmth Campaign was set up and rolled out nationally for teams to deliver the […]

iERA At The Refugees Welcome Here Rally

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On Wednesday 4th November 2015, Salahuddin Patel from the Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA) attended the ‘Refugees Welcome Rally’, which was organised by Stand up to Racism. The event was held at the Camden Centre in King Cross, and was attended by many high profile speakers who came to talk about the latest refugee crisis. The […]

Muslim community groups come together to clean-up South Tyneside park

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Two community groups have been leading the fight against fly-tipping. Volunteers from UK Islamic organisations One Community and the Islamic Diversity Centre (IDC) embarked on their Clean-Up campaign at the Riverside Park, in Hebburn, South Tyneside. Both organisations hope to have a big impact clearing the mess caused by fly tipping and anti-social conduct in […]

Muslims Cleaning up Britain!

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On Sunday 13th September 2015, the Islamic Education and Research Academy’s (iERA) One Community department led a groundbreaking national “Neighbourhood Cleanup” campaign across the UK. iERA’s newest department hopes to have a lasting impact by clearing the mess caused by fly tipping and anti-social behaviour across the UK. British Muslims must strive to make their […]

Giving new Muslims a proper foundation in Islam

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On Thursday 6th August 2015, iERA’s new Muslim department, Muslim Now,  organised this year’s second educational retreat for new Muslims – “The Journey of the Believers” delivered by Abdurraheem Green. The four-day retreat was aimed at empowering new Muslims from across the UK to grow and build a deeper connection with Allah (ﷻ). The attendees […]

National Conference Highlights How British Muslims Should Lead on Community Development Initiatives

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National Conference Highlights How British Muslims Should Lead on Community Development Initiatives “And let there arise from among you a nation inviting to [all that is] good, enjoining what is right and forbidding what is wrong, and those will be the successful.” – Qur’an 3:104 On Sunday 22nd March 2015, the Islamic Education and Research Academy […]