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SANDWICH SATURDAY | GOAL MET – 250 LUNCHES MADE!!

Our sincere thanks to everyone that donated food items to We Rise Above The Streets and to the many volunteers that came out Saturday morning to help make lunches for the homeless. “And they are those who give food – in spite of their own need , to the needy, and the orphan, and the captive, [saying in their hearts],’We only feed you for the sake of God, and we desire nothing in return from you...
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DONATE | CANNED FOOD & WINTER GEAR

March 1st -31st | DONATE | Canned Food & Winter Gear The Youth Activities Council (YAC)  is doing a food and winter gear driveMarch 1st-31st. There are designated boxes with signage for canned food & winter gear (mittens/gloves, hats and scarves) near the men & women's musallah at ISCNY. Please only donate NEW or CLEAN, GENTLY WORN winter gear, specifically mittens/ gloves, sca...
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UMMA IN ACTION | FOOD FOR THE HOMELESS | PHOTOS

Umma in Action | Pack Sandwiches & Sort Clothing for Homeless Host: Youth Activities Council (YAC) Collab. Org: We Rise Above the Streets Outreach Inc. Date: Saturday, March 5 Time: 10:00am Location: We Rise Above the Streets Office Address: 404 Oak Street Suite 111 Volunteer Contact: dofarah@syr.edu The Prophet Muhammad(pbuh) stated, The dearest deed to Allah(swt) is bringing hap...
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WE RISE ABOVE THE STREETS: HELPING THE HOMELESS

WE RISE ABOVE THE STREETS: HELPING THE HOMELESS "I was in a gang and homeless for some time and my life was filled with criminal activity, violence and even prison time. When I decided to walk away from that lifestyle, I found myself facing many hardships. One of the most challenging was homelessness. I spent many nights sleeping under bridges, eating from garbage dumps, and looking for help fr...
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