Rake with Sheikhs!
Join Dr Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Qari Noman, Sheikh Zakaria & Hafiz Shafique on Make a Difference Day!
On November 8th, participate in Make a Difference Day. Join hundreds of volunteers to help the elderly in Milwaukee prepare for the winter by raking leaves, trimming, and winterizing homes. Don't miss out!
This year, all local Imams are joining MA'RUF on Make a Difference Day. Follow their lead by signing up today! Signing up as early as possible will also allow you to choose who you'd like on your team.
Volunteers will meet at the Washington Park Senior Center at 8AM sharp. We will have a continental breakfast and a short prep talk. You will then be placed into teams and assigned homes. Rakes and supplies will be provided, although we will have a limited supplyRead More
August 18, 2014 Announcements
No Justice, No Peace
Race, Freedom, and Trust in Ferguson and Beyond
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Milwaukee, WI - MA'RUF expresses its dismay at Ferguson city officials of the mistreatment of Americans protesting against the unlawful murder of the 18 year old unarmed Michael Brown. Michael Brown was shot to death by Ferguson city police while unarmed and with his hands in the air. Our hearts and prayers are with the family of Michael who must live not only with the reminder of the loss of their son, but of the racial polarization and ignorance that still lurks within the backdrops of our nation.
Since his death, more and more Americans are calling for justice for Michael by swiftly prosecuting the police officer responsible for the killing. The American people have come out on theRead More
July 7, 2014 Volunteer Opportunities
"The BEST CHARITY is to satisfy a hungry person"
-Prophet Muhammad (S)
This Ramadan we're taking it up a notch with our first eye-opening, eyebrow-raising, Poverty Tour. MA'RUF is providing an opportunity for the Muslim community to learn more about poverty in Milwaukee with a tour of the Guest House-Milwaukee's largest publicly funded homeless shelter, an Iftaar serving and feasting with the homeless, and an Iftaar at Walkers Point Youth Center- a shelter for runaway teens.
Milwaukee Muslims will gather together and break their fast with Milwaukee's most impoverished individuals. We promise to give you a dynamic, life-changing experience that will make your Ramadan more meaningful.
Tour of the Guest House - July 17th at 7PMRead More
Breaking Fast with the Homeless - July 17th at
May 10, 2014 Volunteer Opportunities
Half of Faith
Join scores of MA'RUF volunteers to give a Milwaukee neighborhood a facelift--Muslim style. This neighborhood cleanup will be a sight full of energy, fun, and rewarding outcomes. #HashBagSelfies
Did you know that Milwaukee's homeless include vets, victims of the housing crash, Muslims, and men who lost everything in a divorce? You can make a difference in their lives in 30 minutes. #GiveToGet
While they spend their days in loneliness, our volunteers brighten their day by giving them company, playing games, creating jewelry, and other fun activities at a local Nursing Home. #GiveLoveRead More
April 29, 2014 Volunteer Opportunities
Make a Difference Day
May 3rd, 2014 | 10AM-2PM
Join Muslims in Milwaukee in Making a Difference! Join Ma'ruf on Saturday, May 3rd from 10AM-2PM to help the elderly prepare for the warm weather by raking, cleaning windows, prepping gardens, removing storm windows, and other projects. Volunteers will meet at the ISM Lot at 10AM where groups will be assigned.
Visit http://volunteer.marufonline.com to sign upRead More
"And act humbly to them in mercy, and say, ‘My Lord, have mercy on them, since they cared for me when I was small.” (Quran 17:24)