Entries by Rashaad Sallie

Syria Stationery Drive [REPORT]

Date / Duration : 22 October 2013 to 25 February 2014 Our aim was to give many Syrian children a chance to learn albeit in difficult situations. COH Graphic designer, who also happens to be one of the directors of COH, Rashaad Sallie, designed an eye catching logo and thus began the work of facilitating […]

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#MyRohingya

Described as the “Most Persecuted People on Earth” the Rohingya people have been facing decades of indiscrimination and torture at the hands of the government of Burma and Rakhine Buddhists.

The 1982 citizenship law resulted in the exclusion of the Rohingya, a Muslim minority living in the westernmost part of Burma. They are not included in the official list of 135 “national races” who are guaranteed full citizenship. The predominantly Buddhist Myanmar considers them Bangladeshi but Bangladesh says they’re Burmese. As a result, they’re effectively stateless.

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Project Kids Can 2017

Yemen and Somalia have the highest malnutrition rates in the world! Over 300 000 children alone are starving in Yemen. Continuous war have left these countries in a deteriorating condition of starvation and destitution.

Colours of Hope and H4U in conjunction with Gift of the Givers urge schools, and learners to partake in an effortless and noble way to help alleviate hunger in these starving countries. Parents, encourage your kids to show empathy for humanity… simply donate a can or two!

Gift a Quraan and Musallah in Ramadhaan 2017

Gift A Quran or Musalla In Ramadan 2017 Ramadan is around the corner and everyone wants to be part of some good deed. What greater deed than spreading the word of Allah or gifting someone in need of a Quran? Make your Sadaqatul Jaariyah work for you and be part of the #Coloursofhope #GiftAQuraan #GiftAMusallah […]

Salaamedia report back on the Syria Campaign [audio]

In April COH assisted in the Salaamedia Syrian Paralysis Support Camapign collecting diapers for adults and children. A 5km walk at Gibbons Park, Jhb was not just successful but heart warming too as children coloured in cards made by Colours of Hope to send through to Syria via Salaamedia, and distributed via IHH in Turkey […]

400 Quraans to Madressah Ihya Uloomudeen in Ennerdale

Alhamdulillah , by the mercy of Allah, Colours of Hope has donated approximately 400 Quraans to Madressah Ihya Uloomudeen in Ennerdale. This (females only) Madressa is unique in the sense that it is also an Islamic college. It houses students from previously disadvantaged communities namely; Poortjie, Ennerdale, Soweto, Mamelodi, etc. Students from other countries (Malawi, […]