al mannar waqf project

al mannar waqf project

mission

Al Manaar is a national role model of social impact and engagement.
We aim to build on top of this success story

ACHIEVEMENTS

* Leading centre of first victim response
* Regular congregations and services for thousands of locals
* Best managed Islamic community centre in the UK
* Homeless support & Community Hub Kitchen
* Joint success with Megan and the famous cookbook “Together”
* Deep relationships with the Royal Family, Christians, Jewish and interfaith communities
* Fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support

ACHIEVEMENTS DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

Between March 2020 and March 2021 we distributed:

4000

Face Masks

1400

Reusable prayer mats

3400

Dates packs

4700

Food packages/groceries

3700

Hot meals

20000

Food packages were delivered to vulnerable elderly members of the wider community, in partership with Age-UK K&C.

Services offered:

Covid-19 Anti-body Tests accessed by 150 people

Covid-19 Vaccine virtual Information Sessions in English, Arabic and Somali languages

Al-Manaar Therapeutic Counselling Service delivered 875 sessions

Covid-19 Vaccinations administered at Al-Manaar Centre for 186 people. This number will increase during 2021.

Weekly Sessions for New Muslims and those interested in Islam, covering topics on the basics of the faith to intellectual discussions on history and health.

VISION

Making a social impact For the community From the community

THE PROJECT

Al Manaar (MCHC) has successfully negotiated a partnership with The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea (RBKC).
RBKC is developing the land on Acklam Road opposite Al Manaar and creating approx 40 flats from the 1st floor up.
The ground floor has been offered to Al Manaar who will pay a lease premium to RBKC for the enhanced shell & core build and further for the fit out circa
£1,200,000.

BREAKDOWN OF PROJECT COST

Lease premium for enhanced shell and core: £580,000
Internal fit out cost high level estimate: £420,000
On cost estimated as 12% of lease premium + internal fit out: £120,000
Legal, Insurance and Associated Costs: £80,000
TOTAL estimate: £1,200,000

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AIMS & OBJECTIVES

1. To build on Al-Manaar’s status as a national role model of social engagement.
2. To bring to fruition a community led project in partnership with the Local Authority
3. The provision of new services that respond to local need – more detail later.
4. Services to be accessible and serve all the community, people of all faiths and none.
5. A financially viable project that generates a sustainable stream of income so Al Manaar does not have to rely on ad-hoc donations.

USE CASES

COMMUNITY KITCHEN RENTAL SPACE 157.5m2

COMMUNITY NURSERY 149.3m2

A COMMERCIAL KITCHEN FACILITY FOR THE COMMUNITY AND BUSINESSES TO RENT

COMMUNITY NURSERY – EXPANDING THE EXISTING NURSERY WITHIN AL MANAAR

timing

Finalize terms in 4-6 weeks
Conditional contract
RBKC Build: 18 months
Al-Manaar or tenants fit out: 6 months

QUESTIONS & NEXT STEPS

CONTACT: Abdurahman Sayed
EMAIL: [email protected]
PHONE: 07500223914

CONTACT: Tabassum Awan
EMAIL: [email protected]
PHONE: 07976109423

donate

To donate to the Waqf/Endowment Social Enterprise Project, please click below button,
Please use the word “Waqf” when making bank transfer or arranging standing order payments.

Also you can Donate through LAUNCHGOOD Fundraising Platform

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