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in News February 28, 2017

Supporting Volunteers in your Faith Institution

Volunteering is an integral part of giving back to the wider society; recent studies have shown that volunteering is linked to happy and healthier benefits and has been proven to reduce stress. It allows you to practice your existing skills as well as developing new ones; as part of a more effective governance system, it is… Read more

in News February 27, 2017

Media Resilience Training

There is great importance in faith institutions being more media resilient in today’s society. Since the last media training session, there has been a demand for more sessions to be held across the country. Strengthening Faith Institutions held a media resilient training session in Rotherham, South Yorkshire on 26th February 2017. The event brought together individuals from faith institutions,… Read more

in News February 22, 2017

Jewish-Muslim Unity

There’s little science behind an image going viral. The reason companies and brands spend so much time and so many resources on the subject is because there’s no set formula for success. What succeeds one day, fails another. And yet, despite the random nature of online eminence, there are patterns that emerge. Over the past… Read more

in News February 15, 2017

Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group

The independent members of the government’s cross departmental Working Group on Anti-Muslim Hatred (AMHWG), recently wrote to Secretary of State to the Department of Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid MP, to raise concerns of Muslim communities in the UK following the Executive Order by US President Trump to ban refugees and immigrants from seven Muslim… Read more

in News February 9, 2017

Registering, Managing, and Accessing Funding

Good governance is an integral part of any faith institution. On Thursday 9th February 2017, Strengthening Faith Institutions and the Charity Commission teamed up to deliver a seminar on how to: Register as a charity; provide effective charity management; and how to access mainstream funding. Members from the local community and trustees of a Gurdwara in Barking attended… Read more