08.08.2013 / For immediate release
The Leaf Network and Human Appeal presents a nationwide tour headlined by Usama Canon (USA) called "Rethinking Community"
Canon, Founding Director of Ta’leef Collective, an organization assisting Muslim converts, will be delivering a series of inspiring talks across the UK (London, Liverpool and Bradford) and Paris.
Dr Husna Ahmad, Farooq Murad, Mudassar Ahmed and Dr Anas Altikriti will join Canon on Saturday 10 August for the first event: "Rethinking the Muslim Community."
"What is our community going to look for 10, 20 or even a 100 years from now? It's about creating spaces that allow the core to be normal, and the normal to be core," says Usama Canon
Human Appeal will sponsor the events and be raising funds for orphans.
The series of talks aim to target change-makers, community leaders, activists and those involved in grassroots organisations. It will be a unique opportunity to critically evaluate where the Muslim community is headed.
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Human Appeal (humanappeal.org.uk) also has a number of humanitarian projects running across other disaster and war-torn areas of the globe.