On Friday 18th January, Minhaj Sisters Halifax held the first Cafe Catch Up at Caffè Nero. The initiative was created by Minhaj Sisters Halifax for local sisters to attend on a monthly basis to build new friendships, have a strong support network for sisters from all walks of life and learn from the blessed Sunnah.
On 31st December 2016 Minhaj-ul-Quran International, MWL UK Halifax organised an annual Milad-un-Nabi (ﷺ) mehfil for women at the Jamia Madni Masjid in Halifax. The event had an excellent turnout with a large number of sisters and their children attending.
Minhaj Women’s League Halifax organised a cancer awareness workshop at the Inspire centre on Francis Street, Halifax on Sunday March 5th 2017. The programme was hosted by sister Saiqa Shaheen (MWL Blackburn president) and sister Naseem Hussain.
MWL Halifax held its weekly Halqa-e-Durood mehfil at the Minhaj ul Quran centre in Halifax. Which was attended by around 12 Sisters.
The Mehfil began by everyone reading Durood Shareef. Sister Rubina (MWL Halifax Dawah Secretary) read from the Irfan Ul Quran with translation in Urdu, this was really beneficial for all of us as we could comprehend what was read. Following this Baji Jameela (MWL Halifax President) read some beautiful text from Minhaj-us-Sawi that talked about the benefits you gain and the positive impact from sitting in good gatherings with pious people.