Muslim celebrities to feature on Islam Channel live appeal
Human Appeal will be using their viral campaign, Shine a Light, to fundraise in some of the worst hit disaster zones in recent years tonight, live from London (22nd June) on the british tv network, Islam Channel.
The countries that will be included in tonight’s live appeal programme are: Yemen, Gaza, Syria, Lebanon, while people will also be able to donate towards the largely neglected Rohingya refugee community from Myanmar.
The Shine a Light video, launched this Ramadan, has so far been viewed 525,000 times in 5 days.
Special guests will include Canadian scholar Shaykh Navaid Aziz, award-winning and internationally renowned spoken word poet, Boonaa Mohammed, Faraz Yousufzai from the Birmingham-based Brit folk band Silk Road and more.
The appeal broadcast begins at 9pm on Islam Channel (Sky 806).