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Islamic Relief: Clothes Recycling & Shops Dec 16
Donations of winter items for our UK Winter Project have been coming in today at , Batley. Thank you to those who have donated so far. IMWS will be accepting items for the next 6 days. For a donation point outside , visit:
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دعاء 11h
SubhaanAllaah, Survival Camp was one of the most eyeopening and emotional experiences I have had.
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Islamic Relief UK 24h
After experiencing what life is like for refugees, participants make their way home to all corners of the UK. Here are some of their reflections. Thank you all who came and experienced please support them at
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
"Being here, experiencing what we experienced makes me feel such pain for those suffering this winter, but seeing and understanding how Islamic Relief works gives me hope that we really can make a difference, we are not helpless" - participant
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
As comes to an end, we contemplate and reflect on what survival means for around the world this winter. Now it's time for action:
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
it's safe to say, cooking with basic utensils and ingredients isn't as easy as it seems. The families at survival camp used up two weeks of supplies in just one meal! A stark realisation of how essential food packs are for families trying to survive this winter
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Similar to how refugee families receive a food pack and non food items, participants have received their food packs and are tasked with cooking meal for themselves and their family with the limited resources available
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Martin Cottingham Dec 16
Here's the generating ideas to generate funds for - including a in . Five regions have each pledged to fundraise for winter survival kits for 20 refugee families
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Now that we've experienced groups are planning how they're going to take this experience back to raise awareness and help provide winter survival packs. Each region is presenting it's fundraising plan!
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
We can make the same budget go so much further because of long term agreements we have in place with suppliers. This means that more people can be helped for the same amount of money because of the economies of scale Islamic Relief works with
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Which group will get the funding for intervention this winter? Their task is to pitch how they would spend £650k on a refugee camp of 35,000 people. Who will present the best value for money and the biggest impact?
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Groups present how they would spend a £650k budget to support approx 35,000 people and realise how hard it is to prioritise the limited resources we have to help as many people as possible
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Participants present different scenarios around the world to better understand the crisis!
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
After spending a long night in the freezing cold, survivors dismantle the camp as heavy snow falls. They will all go home tonight, while refugees around the world will have to brave these harsh conditions night after night
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 16
Reflecting on the night trek searching for camp: "I felt vulnerable, scared and confused". This is a tiny fraction of what refugees feel as they make arduous journeys for months in search of survival.
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 15
Registering at the and hoping for some food, but the amount of money raised will determine if we have enough food for everyone
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 15
Survivors arrive at and are put through their paces being interrogated, bags searched and sent on a long march through the woods on search of survival. Temperatures are below -4 degrees c.
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Martin Cottingham Dec 15
Two hours into the Winter Survival Camp and only now nearing camp after checkpoints, searches and trudging through mud and ice in -2C . Please donate to keep real refugees alive and warm this winter
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 15
We are honoured to work with who have been inspiring in their support of the victims of Grenfell
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Islamic Relief UK Dec 15
We're proud to support with donation of almost £50,000 to support women affected by domestic abuse.
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