Wigan mosque donation for Hospice

08 March 2017

A DONATION of £1,000 has been made by members of a Wigan mosque to Wigan and Leigh Hospice.

Wigan mosque donation for Hospice

Masjid Tooba and Islamic Centre on Clifton Street in Wigan made the donation to the Counting on Care fundraising appeal during a visit to the Hospice by some members of the mosque on February 16th.

Mosque Trustee, Dr Ullah, said: "We wanted to give something back to the community. We know the Hospice works very hard and we want to say that we do appreciate it."

The funds were raised one evening at Friday prayers.

Photo: (left to right) Christine Edwardson, Community Fundraiser; Mosque committee member Mr Yusuf; Student Nurse Kathryn Briggs; Mohammed Hussain, Head of Masjid Tooba; Sue Reeder, Healthcare Assistant; Dr Ullah and Maxine Armstrong, Fundraising and Lottery Manager

 

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