Qurbani 1435/2014

Meat Distribution 1435/2014

Apologies for the delay in announcing our Qurbani Project 1435. Thank you for inundating us with your calls and giving us an opportunity to do further good deeds on your behalf.

Our focus is on Mauritania, Senegal and Philippines where Qurbani will be accompanied by mass feeding in several poor villages which will be carried out by Gift of the Givers teams.  People in these villages are extremely poor where meat is a luxury once a year. The areas in which feeding will take place include Nouakchott, Matamoulana, Teyseer Darul Uloom (Mauritania); Madina Koalack (Senegal); Kapagu, Talisay, Candiis, Baas Birahan, Kasanyangan (Philippines).

Cost per share in all of these areas is R600.  Deposit into Gift of the Givers, Standard Bank, Pietermaritzburg, Account No. 052137228, Branch Code 057525. Reference Qurbani. Please fax deposit slip to 033 3943780 or email to info@giftofthegivers.org  Please send to these ONLY to avoid duplication.  Include contact details, number of shares and country selected. You may make payment in any of our offices in Cape Town, Durban, Pietermaritzburg, Fordsburg, Bramley or Lenasia.  Details 0800786777.

Mauritania

Mauritania

3 years ago we located 2 areas that benefitted from the sacrificial meat distribution. This year we've increased to 4. 

Masjid Tilawah, Medina Trois, Nouakchott 

3 cows

8 sheep

 Tarheel, Nouakchott

3 cows

Mahdharah Teyseer, Tayseer

2 cows

6 sheep

 Bameira

2 sheep

Matamoulana

2 cows

9 sheep

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Senegal, Medina Baye Kaolack

Senegal, Medina Baye Kaolack

175 cows were slaughtered over a 2 day period with 24,000 people benefiting from the meat.

Four categories of recipients were identified for distribution:

  • 75 Quran Schools, where children from all parts of Africa who dwell and study. 10,000 children and youth were reached.
  • 13 surrounding villages with 5,000 people near Medina Baye.
  • 45 Shaykhs, 6,000 people. This is part of the West African culture
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