Sir Syed Iftar & Dinner
Sir Syed Iftar/Dinner event Organized by AMUAA-GC on May 25, 2018
At 300 Lakehurst Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085
Aligarh Muslim University Alumni Association of greater Chicago (AMUAA-GC) organized a Sir Syed Iftar/Dinner event on May 25, 2018. This is the key event of AMUAA-GC to raise funds for Girls Education Projects. Mr. Jawed Aslam was the Convener of the event. The program started after Iftar and dinner with the recitation of Holy Quran by Hafiz Maaz Sheikh.
Dr. Zafeer Ahmad, President of AMUAA-GC gave an update about the organization and emphasized how AMUAA-GC is helping in various ways to uplift the socially, economically and educationally deprived population of India. Girls Education Projects update was given by Dr. Zafeer Ahmad who presented the projects that were completed in 2016-17 and provided information about the future pipeline projects that may be undertaken by AMUAA-GC. In 2016-17, AMUAA-GC provided funding to Hira Public School ($16000) at Hanswar, Ambedkar Nagar, UP and to Dr. Usman Ghani Computer Center ($36,000) at Patna, Bihar. Both projects were successfully completed. The key note Speaker, Imam M. Musa Azam-Ibrahimi was introduced by Dr. Ahmadullah Siddiqi. The topic of the talk was “Girls Education: A lifeline to Community Development”. Dr. Imam Musa emphasized about the importance of educating girls in the society and how the education helps in the overall development of a community and the nation.
The program ended with the vote of thanks from Dr. Anis Khan, chairman of Board of Directors.