Community Ties

Young Muslim Sisters Strive to not only teach the youth, but work together to create a better environment for the youth. In efforts of accomplishing this goal, YMS has done many things to give back to the community. Here are just some of our projects!


Sisters of YM within Teaneck, NJ constantly emphasize the importance of uniting the community for the greater good. In hopes of doing so, many mother-daughter, and family friendly events have been hosted in the past year! Speakers included the insightful Yasmin Mogahed, Wesam Shariff, Nouman Ali Khan, and even Dr. Altaf Hussain. In each of these events, YM Sisters were able to present the community with intellectual nights and great fun!


Young Muslims Jummah BBQ

Weekly customers were welcomed with filling and wallet friendly meals!

During the summer of 2012, YM Teaneck took the initiative of creating a welcoming atmosphere for community members attending Jummah Prayers at Darul Islah. WIth hopes of strengthening the community bond between youth and elderly, all community members were invited to enjoy a hearty meal for thw low price of 5.00, in exchange for shaded seating and catching up! ” It truly was a success in the sense of giving back to the community” says coordinator Noureen Qureshi YMS hopes to continue this BBQ series!

The Muslim Extravaganza

A fun-filled weekend to strengthen family ties!

All Girls Fashion Show

The Muslim Extravaganza was attended by over 1500 people. The Muslim Extravaganza consisted of two days. The first day was a workshop series with Dr. Altaf Hussain.The second day included a large bazaar, sports tournaments, family activities, a separate indoor sports area for sisters, sisters fashion show, and kiddie rides


4 Responses to “Community Ties”

  1. Sanam July 28, 2012 at 7:42 pm #

    Salam. Nice website. I think it’s better than the social websites like Facebook n twitter so people who don’t have them can still stay up to date. I just had one suggestion. Maybe you can delete pictures of the girls. They are still visible to all so it may not be appropriate. If not can you please remove my sister and cousins picture from the community ties page. It’s the first picture. JazakAllahu Khairan.

    • noureenqureshi July 29, 2012 at 4:09 am #

      Jazkallah khairun for your feedback, we definitely will remove the picture as soon as possible. However, in the future, we want all girls to know if we take your picture, it may be displayed on our website! The pics help us capture important moments and showcase events!

      • Sanam July 29, 2012 at 8:46 am #

        JazakAllahu Khairan for removing the pictures so quickly! They didn’t know it would be displayed elsewhere but they have been informed now. Insha’ ALLAH keep up the great work!

      • noureenqureshi July 31, 2012 at 9:46 am #

        Waiyyakum, keep checking the website for exciting updates! See you around sister! ❤

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