THE MUSLIM YOUTH MOVEMENT WESTERN CAPE ELECTS ITS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful
The Muslim Youth Movement Western Cape region (MYM WC) convened its annual Regional Assembly (RA) and regional elections at a sitting in
- Chairperson: Minhaj Jeenah
Deputy Chairperson: Ammaarah Arendse
Regional Secretary: Ihsaan Bassier
Deputy Regional Secretary: MishkaSarels
Gender Desk Officer: Leila Khan
Regional Tarbiya Officer: MogamatSaabik Kader
Issued by Muslim Youth Movement of Western Cape
Ramadan Iftaar Programme
The Imam of Happy Valley, Sh. Ebrahim Mavela approached the MYM for assistance as his musjid ran out of food for Iftaar and Suhur during the last few days of Ramadan. The MYM approached Africa Muslims Agency (AMA) for assistance and without hesitation they provided the necessary food requirements to the Happy Valley community.
June 16th Programme
Our June 16th programme was held in Mitchells Plain and was attended by 60 youth from various communities. The Theme for this year’s June 16th programme was ‘Youth & Gender Violence: Youth Taking Responsibility’. We hosted the programme in Mitchells Plain as it is an area with lots of social issues with gender violence being a major challenge in this community.
Heritage Bus Tour
The MYM Western Cape is part of the Cape Town Interfaith Initiative (CTII) and we organise a heritage bus tour every year on heritage day. This tour explore various religions places of worship to promote a spirit of reconciliation, social cohesion and respect for our diversity.
Every year we visit various communities and this year we will be visiting: