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Paid Photography Mentorship Opportunities for Young Adults

Al-Manaar and ACAVA are pleased to announce that as part of Bloom: Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic Project also includes funding to train 4 young adults as part of a paid mentorship position. We hope that this will be quite impactful and help young adults (18-25) to train under the guidance of a full-time professional photographer. Ideally we would like to ...

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Remembering Srebrenica Peace Walk 2019, Bridging the Divide: Confronting Hate

A group of Bosnians and British citizens visited Al-Manaar on Sunday 14th July 2019 as part of “Remembering Srebrenica Peace Walk 2019, Bridging the Divide: Confronting Hate” initiative. Remembering Srebrenica is an annual event organised across the UK to remember Bosnian victims of genocide and ethnic cleansing. The event is also considered an opportunity “to inspire people to challenge those ...

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Phase Two of Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic Announced.

PRESS RELEASE Phase Two of Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic Announced.   NOTES TO EDITORS   About Al Manaar Al Manaar is a vibrant and welcoming community hub and resource that encourages and promotes a sense of belonging, unity and pride for both Muslims and the wider community. Our mission is to serve, educate, empower and inspire people to play an active ...

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Marriage event 28 Jul

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Remembering Srebrenica

Description Join us on 7th July for Remembering Srebrenica Peace Walk 2019 (Bridging the Divide: Confronting Hate) as we come together in peace to remember and honour victims who tragically lost their lives in the Srebrenica genocide. The objective of the event is also to inspire people to challenge those who wish to divide communities, celebrate those who build bridges between ...

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The Mosque that opened its doors to Grenfell survivors

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The hidden mental-health legacy of Grenfell Tower

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Open Street Iftaar Outside AlManaar

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Remembering Refugee Children

Approximately 600 + gingerbread baby cookies were made in the Al Manaar kitchen with the participation of Hubb ladies and ARTOPIA artists on 1st May 2019. After the baking procedure, cookies were tightly packed and will be shipped to Turkey`s Nizip Refugee Camp.

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Kia Kaha vigil

Following the tragic events in Christchurch New Zealand last Friday, we hosted at Al-Manaar an interfaith vigil to remember the 50 lives lost and many more injured. If an act of hate was intended to sow division this evenings vigil emphatically demonstrated that it did not, it will not and it cannot and in a poignant move Sis. Ismahan Egal ...

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