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 (22nd June) on Islam Channel.
The countries that will be included in tonight’s live appeal 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 begins at 9pm on Islam Channel (Sky 806).