WHO ARE WE?
Al-Fath Trust, is a registered Islamic Charity who aims to provide support, guidance and bettering the well being of people in the community. Al Fath Trust was initially created in January 2012 by a group of local residents in Waltham Forest whom they try to promote positive ethics and values to local people in the community.
Al Fath Trust’s mission statement is to Promote the well-being of people in their community and also to support the advancement of the Islamic Religion for people to understand and practice religion in rather safer and harmonious manner.
Al Fath Trust Main Objectives as stated and submitted to charity commission:
TO RELIEVE POVERTY
Al-Fath Trust aims at bettering the well being of the public by addressing key issues such as the prevention or relief of the poverty whereby Al Fath Trust provides a wide range of services, support and activities that aims to improve and relief the hardship of the public, either financially like provision of 2 course meal twice a week (Mondays & Thursdays) for the homeless, single, people who are passers-by (travelling) and people with low income.
TO ADVANCE EDUCATION
Al-Fath Trust also provide educational support for people who cannot afford to enroll at college to learn Arabic, CV writing, assistance with writing letters, advocacy, assistance with filling forms such as immigration divorce, benefit appeals whereby they can be charged to access such type of services.
Al Fath Trust also provides education support and opportunities for members of the community and public to learn new skills and develop abilities, such as presentation skills, case discussions, workshops and ICT learning.
TO PROMOTE COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN HEALTHY RECREATION
Al-Fath Trust has established a consistent activity provision for the youth by organising support activities sessions, healthy eating and raise awareness about crime prevention and anti-social behaviour by directing them into meaningful activities and community work.
TO ADVANCE THE ISLAMIC RELIGION
Al-Fath Trust is actively aiming at provision of place of worship.
Al-Fath Trust tries to raise awareness and understanding of religious beliefs and practices, also to help members of the community carrying out religious devotional acts.
Al-Fath Trust continues to help, support and better the advancement of religion to members of the public who access its religious activities such as the Friday prayers, Saturday and Sunday religious gathering to improve the understanding of the public perception of religion as a framework and set of belief that can help and enhance social cohesion, harmony with other religious group/faith.
Al-Fath Trust actively support and empower people to practice religion in rather safer, tolerant and harmonious manner especially during the holly festive such as Ramadan, Haj and Eid.
TO PROMOTE HEALTH
Al-Fath Trust also promote healthy living , by encouraging people to eat healthy, engage in sport activities, advise people to have regular health checks, share information about health services.