Troy Daze Festival 2009 Dawah Booth – Request for Volunteers

September 17, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Muslim institution seeking volunteers to make da’wah at the Troy Daze Festival ( on 9/17/09. 

For each time slot, 2 Volunteers (1 brother and 1 sister ideally) are needed at the booth.

You will be engaging the visitors and answering their questions on Islam and Muslims.

The following 3 hour slots are available :  (1) Thursday Sept 17th, 2009:  3-6 pm / 6-9 pm; (2)  Friday Sept 18th, 2009: 10am-1 pm / 1- 4 pm / 4-7pm / 7-10pm; (3) Saturday Sept 19th, 2009 : 11am-2pm / 1-4pm / 4-7pm / 7-10pm; (4) Sunday Sept 20th, 2009:11am-2pm / 1-4pm / 4-7pm

・Please respond early with your time slot preference and contact info if you can spare some time. Time slots will be filled on a first-come-first served basis. If you are flexible, that would be great. Every effort will be made to allocate your first preference.

・Please donate generously for buying the Dawah materials and making the arrangements for the booth. Snacks will be provided to attract visitors.

Shafeeq Bandagi,; tel: (248)-338-6661; home/Cell: (248)-943-2611


Southeast Michigan (Vol. 11-Iss. 37)

September 3, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Dawah at State Fair

Mr. Shafeeq Bandagi is doing a Da’wah booth at the Michigan State Fair which began last weekend and which shall continue until Labor Day, September 7th, 2009. 

To support this effort Mr. Bandagi is requesting volunteers to staff the booth from 10am to 10pm daily.  Volunteers are only required for 3.5 hour time slots.

The State Fair is on Woodward between 7 Mile and 8 Mile Roads. 

Contact Aamir Bandagi at or at 248-338-6661, or at 248-943-2611.

MAJC Cancels Post-Ramadan Banquet

The Muslim Association off Jackson County (MAJC) has, for the past six years, had a fairly posh ‘Eid Reception for the past six years–five of those years the reception was held at Jackson Community College. 

However, this year, the MAJC Board of Trustees announced they will forego the ‘Eid Reception and “use the money that we would have spent on the reception and return it 100% to the community.  Every month we will donate 1/12th of the budgeted funds to a local area food pantry, so over the next year, we will have used these funds to help our local brethren.”

The MAJC community asks that anyone who would like to support this monthly effort, or who knows of an organization that could use this support, contact 517-784-1187.