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PAST EVENTS

26/08/2020: Applying for grant funding – Support for charities

Muslim Charities Forum (MCF) working in partnership with The London Community Foundation (LCF) are delighted to announce the first in a series of events aimed at supporting UK Muslim charities. This one-hour remote session will help delegates understand more about the grant finding landscape, the opportunity to apply for community foundation funding and how small…

07/04/2020 Charity Performance Booster

Charity Performance Booster As we fast approach the beautiful month of Ramadan, now is a vital time for Muslim Charities to ensure they meet regulatory standards to provide donors with confidence and help those whom we exist to serve. This full-day programme has been designed to connect Muslim Charities with regulators and experts to improve…

15/01/2020: British Muslim Charitable Organisations – A Best Practice Forum

  British Muslim Charitable Organisations: A Best Practice Forum Date: 15 January 2020 Location: Humanitarian Academy for Development, 22-24 Sampson Rd, Birmingham, B11 1BL Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/british-muslim-charitable-organisations-a-best-practice-forum-tickets-83453290037 A one-day conference organised by the Muslims in Britain Research Network in partnership with the Muslim Charities Forum and the Humanitarian Academy for Development This event is for scholars and practitioners working…

28/01/2020: Safeguarding in the Muslim Charity Sector

  Safeguarding in the Muslim Charity Sector Date: 28th January 2020 Location: Birmingham Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/workshop-safeguarding-in-the-muslim-charity-sector-tickets-87150813429 The Safeguarding in the Muslim Charity Sector workshop is for Muslim INGOs seeking to strengthen their safeguarding practices by ensuring the key components – people, policies and procedures – are in place to safeguard adults and children, as well as staff…

21/11/2019: Overcoming Financial & Compliance Challenges Event

Overcoming Financial & Compliance Challenges Event   On Thursday 21st November 2019, MCF held an ‘Overcoming Financial and Compliance Challenges’ event. The seminar was hosted by Islamic Relief UK and designed specifically for Muslim INGOs and those working internationally on how to overcome financial compliance challenges such as: de-rsiking, working in high risk areas abroad,…

24/07/2019: Carter Ruck – Defamation and Crisis Communications Training Seminar

Carter Ruck – Defamation and Crisis Communications Training Seminar MCF partnered with Carter Ruck, the the leading law firm specialising in litigation and dispute resolution to offer our members a unique training seminar. Attendees gained an understanding of the law on defamation, the key processes organisations should have in place to manage a speedy and coordinated…

27/06/2019: Eid Reception and launch of MCF’s Journal ‘The Forum’

EID RECEPTION AND LAUNCH OF MCF’S JOURNAL ‘THE FORUM Date: 27th June 2019 Location: House of Lords On the 27th June, MCF, hosted by Lord Sheikh, held an Eid Reception, coupled with the launch of the Muslim charitable sector’s and MCF’s first journal ‘The Forum’. On the day of the event, we also hosted our trustee’s…

18/06/2019: Meeting with International Development Committee

MEETING WITH INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE Date: June 18th 2019 (3pm – 4pm) Location: Houses of Parliament On the 18th June MCF held a meeting with the International Development Committee in Parliament, attended by Stephen Twigg MP, Stephen Twigg MP, Pauline Latham MP and Richard Burden MP, as well as attended by representatives of a number…

07/03/2019: Measuring Impact and Progressive Change Workshop

Measuring Impact and Progressive Change Workshop Date: 7th March  Location: Grant Thornton  On the 7th March, MCF held a workshop style event hosted by Grant Thornton discussing the importance of measuring change within charities and the impact of SDGs.   Better impact, progressive change and the framework of the SDG’s are key considerations for many, if not all organisations within the charitable sector. As such,...

06/02/2019: Private Briefing with Dan Carden MP, Shadow International Development Secretary

Private Briefing with Dan Carden MP, Shadow International Development Secretary  Date: 6th February  Location: The Palace of Westminster   On Wednesday 6th February, MCF held a private briefing for our members, joined by colleagues from across the Muslim Charity Sector for a meeting with Dan Carden MP, Shadow International Development Secretary. Sector leaders were afforded the opportunity to discuss…