Empowering Muslim Youth Through Takaful and Sympathy

Feb 12, 2023

Sabeel Muslim Youth & Community Center is an Islamic community center whose mission is to attract Muslim youth to the mosque and engage them in daily activities while preserving their Islamic identity. At Sabeel, not only do we offer five daily prayers and various educational and sports activities, but we also strive to instill strong values in our young community members.

One recent example of this was a quick talk held during a soccer game with kids about the recent earthquake and its impact on Muslim brothers in Turkey and Syria. The main objective of the talk was to raise awareness, show sympathy, and teach the meaning of Takaful in Islam. Takaful, or mutual assistance, is an important concept in Islam that emphasizes the importance of helping others in need.

To put this concept into action, Sabeel created a box for symbolic donations so that kids could get used to the idea of giving to those in need. Parents were informed of the event through texting, and were encouraged to teach and prepare their kids for the event. The result was truly inspiring, as the kids were able to collect almost 300 dollars in donations.

Empowering Muslim Youth

The success of this event showcases the power of Sabeel’s mission is empowering Muslim youth and instill strong values in them. By promoting Takaful and sympathy, the center is able to create a community of young people who are not only knowledgeable about their religion, but also actively engaged in making a positive impact in the world.

May Allah accept the donations from the kids and reward their parents for their great work. Alhamdulillah Sabeel continues to be a shining example of the power of community and the importance of instilling strong values in the next generation of Muslim leaders.

To know more about sabeel’s programs, please check out our programs page as well as our calendar so you know the time of our next programs and activities.