Tour De Salah 2016 – MADE

Tour De Salah Saturday 3rd September 1 Day. 5 Prayers. 5 Mosques   “It’s amazing and achievable by anyone who can balance on two wheels.”   Nazia Hassan, 2015 Participant   Take part in the biggest Muslim cycle ride covering 100km across London, stopping at 5 iconic Mosques. Tour De Salah is a physical and spiritual challenge like no other … Read More

MCB Marketing & Fundraising Officer

MCB Marketing & Fundraising Officer Location: London Office of The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) Salary:    [£30,000]  pa Ref:  MCB/Fundraiser – 2016 Contract: Temporary for 6 months Closing date: [31/08/2016]   The MCB is looking for a self-motivated, resourceful and creative individual to join MCB as a Marketing & Fundraising Officer. The post holder will be responsible for developing and optimising community fundraising by setting-up … Read More

Job Opportunities at Islamic Relief

External Engagement Officer Based in London Closing date: 7th August   External Engagement Manager Based in London or Birmingham (with significant international travel) Closing date: 7th August   Regional Desk Coordinator – West Africa Based in Birmingham Closing date: On – Going   Livelihoods Programme Manager Based in CAR Closing date: 11th August   Programmes and Grants Coordinator Based in … Read More

Refugee Aid and Relief Information

NATIONAL ORGANISATIONS Al Khair Foundation Al-Khair Foundation is a UK-based international NGO established in 2003 and aims to provide humanitarian support, international development and emergency relief in some of the world’s most deprived areas. Asylum Aid Asylum Aid works to secure protection for asylum seekers by providing free legal advice and representation, and campaigns for an asylum system that upholds … Read More

Abdul Sattar Edhi – Muslim Council of Britain Mourns Great Humanitarian

9 July 2016 Following the news that Abdul Sattar Edhi, the founder of the Edhi Foundation, had passed away, Dr Shuja Shafi, Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain paid the following tribute: “Abdul Sattar Edhi was Pakistan’s, and perhaps the modern Muslim world’s greatest legends. Here was a man who with almost nothing was determined to created Pakistan’s … Read More

Messages of Support Post Referendum

Following the surge in hate incidents following the Referendum results, the Muslim Council of Britain has received an outpouring of love, support and solidarity from the British public. The MCB is truly touched by these heart warming messages, and we didn’t want to just keep it to ourselves! Below is proof that we do indeed have far more in common … Read More

Hate Incidents After European Referendum Results: A Compilation

The Muslim Council of Britain has compiled over 100 hate incidents that has taken place since the results of the European Referendum were announced on Friday 24 June 2016. The screen shots below are reports of actual incidents or hate  on social media. The MCB will be monitoring the situation carefully and will be adding to this page. Sources: … Read More

Extension of Delegate Registration

For administrative reasons the Election Commissioner has extended the date by which affiliates must submit their delegate forms to the forthcoming AGM from 17 June to Monday 4th July 2016.  

Announcement of MCB Election Candidates

Every two years the MCB appoints its office-bearers: a Secretary General (SG), a Deputy Secretary General (DSG), a Treasurer, three Assistant Secretary Generals (ASGs) and a Deputy Treasurer.  The SG and DSG for the 2016-2018 term will be directly elected by affiliates’ delegates on Sunday 17th July at the MCB’s 19th Annual General Meeting in East London, insha Allah.  Elections … Read More