Shaping my Future sessions by the Minhaj ul Quran International (London), and the work of all community organisations, embodies the togetherness and diversity of Newham: Newham is a place celebrated for its diversity and togetherness and the event on 12th July epitomised that.
Inside the Houses of Parliament people from across the community, including Rosetta Arts, The Harp Foundation which supports the homeless, East London University, Bridges project, Charity4 Humanity, Social Action for Health, East London Genes and Health, the Barry Mcguigan Boxing Academy and many other organisations came together to celebrate the achievements of the young people who completed a series of workshops entitled, Shaping my Future - Democratic Engagement. These sessions were initiated Minhaj ul Quran International (London), and held at their Mosque and Community Centre in Forest Gate, and were run in association with Come Incorporated and Newham Borough Council. They began in December 2017 and finished this January. The event also celebrated the success of the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) students who currently learn at Minhaj ul Quran.