CBHUK are finalists at the Fusion Awards 2018
CBHUK the leading Hajj & Umrah charity has been nominated for the Fusion Award 2018.
The awards attract audiences from 15 different towns and cities in the region, as well as people from all backgrounds, cultures and religions making it the biggest celebration of its kind in the North of England.
Five individual honours include the UCLan Education Achievement Award, Achievement in Sport Award, Community Sports Award, the Entrepreneur of the Year and the Community Achievement Award.
In the Community Group of the Year category Community Spirit, a weekly soup kitchen in Blackburn is joined by the Warrington Guru Nanak Gurdwara which is the town’s only Sikh Temple. The Indian Association Oldham which this year celebrated its 50th anniversary joins the list with Rethink Rebuild Society Manchester, a non-profit organisation that acts as an umbrella for the British Syrian community.
The list is completed with Outta Skool, a community based Social Enterprise who specialise in school activities in Oldham and The Council of British Hajjis who work nationally for the welfare of British Muslims embarking on the Hajj and Umrah pilgrimage to Makkah.
Rashid Mogradia, Founder & CEO of CBHUK said:
We are humbled to be shortlisted amongst the region’s leading charities and voluntary organisations for the Fusion Awards 2018. It is a clear testament to the hard work of our selfless volunteers and the positive impact we are having on individuals and communities right across the country. We extend our thanks and appreciation to everyone who nominated us for the award and wish all the finalists the very best.
The 2018 ceremony will take place in the Concert Hall at King George’s Hall, Blackburn on Saturday, July 7. The awards attract audiences from different towns and cities in the region, as well as people from all backgrounds, cultures and religions.
This year they honour charitable projects that have assisted people across the world as well as locally.
Finalist in the Community Group of the Year
- CBHUK (Council of British Hajjis)
- Community Spirit (Blackburn)
- Indian Association Oldham
- Rethink Rebuild Society (Manchester)
- Outta Skool (Oldham)
- Warrington Guru Nanak Gurdwara
Full list of finalists can be found here.