As part of its effort to send its warm season’s greetings and wishes to those celebrating the holidays across the nation, youth from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) are giving out thousands of holiday gifts to neighbors in communities surrounding our mosques.
In the wake of the devastation caused by Harvey, which made landfall in Texas on Friday as a Category 4 storm, countless Houstonians have stepped up to help their neighbors — offering food and supplies to people who have lost everything in the ongoing flooding. For one Muslim youth group, volunteering their service wasn’t even a question.
Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) is gathering young Muslim men from across the nation this weekend in Los Angeles for workshops and competitions. The 49th annual retreat is the longest running Muslim youth retreat in the U.S. and aims foster brotherhood and an American Muslim identity among attendees.