Category Archives: Service

Feeding the Hungry with Al Khayrat, Mar 23

InshaAllah PGMA Junior Girl Scouts will feed the hungry in our community by preparing and serving bag lunches with Al Khayrat‘s Community Lunch program, in partnership with Project Affinity. Our goal is to prepare 100 lunches which include a sandwich, chips, fruit, and granola bar. Al Khayrat will provide sandwich meat. See the Junior Troop WhatsApp group to select an item to bring.

Girls should wear weather appropriate clothing, Girl Scout Junior vest, and a smile.

What: Feed the Hungry with Al Khayrat
Who: Juniors
When: Saturday, Mar 23, 2019, 12 Noon – 3PM
Where: Al Khayrat
5410 Indian Head Hwy, Oxon Hill, MD 20785
Cost: None
Form: Feed The Hungry Permission Form

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Senior/Ambassador MLK Jr. Freedom March Parade & Day of Service, Jan 21

InshaAllah, on January 21, 2019, 9:30AM to 3PM, the Seniors and Ambassadors have been invited to volunteer with the America’s Islamic Heritage Museum to participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Freedom March Parade and the Day of Service. The museum will provide 500 hot meals and hot drink station stands along part of the parade route in partnership with Islamic Relief USA. Girls will pass out food and drinks and have the opportunity to walk in the parade.

Girl Scouts will be required to wear their uniform as they will be representing their troop. Girls MUST let Sis. Aaliyah know by Friday, January 18 if they will be participating.

What: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Freedom March Parade & Day of Service
Who: Seniors and Ambassadors
When: Monday, January 21, 2019, 9:30AM – 3PM
Where: America’s Islamic Heritage Museum
2315 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC 20020
Cost: None
Form: MLK Jr. Parade/Day of Service Permission Form

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Service Hours Alert: New Americans Expo, Oct 23

newamericansexpologoThe New Americans Expo is a welcoming space created to celebrate the integration of recent waves of immigrants to the United States. It is an initiative of the New Americans Organization in partnership with the private sector, the public sector, local government and the Montgomery County Office of Community Partnerships to help integrate these New Americans into our communities.

At the expo you will find all kinds of services available to immigrants and their families. Government agencies and nonprofits showcasing the services they provide to residents like housing, health, education, and many more. The local businesses and entrepreneurs also come and share with us the products and services they offer to the residents.

The expo is also a forum to voice the topics of interest to our local communities. Every year different local associations are invited to organize panels, workshops, seminars and talks about issues they want to discuss and work together to find solutions.

The expo brings in the talent in the local community from cultures from all over the world to entertain the many visitors. Singers, musicians, dancers, and DJ’s. The expo will make sure all visitors and their families have fun, nice food and snacks.

If you are interested in participating in the New Americans Expo, please contact Sis. Bushra, and let her know whether or not you would like to be included in the color guard.

What: New Americans Expo
Who: Cadettes, Seniors & Ambassadors
When: Sunday, October 23, 2016, Noon – 6PM
Where: Silver Spring Civic Building
1 Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Cost: None
Forms: None

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