Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2019 activity information is being added on a rolling basis. Please check back regularly!

  • Tuesday 12 November

    Serving food to the homeless

    London
    On November 12th the Indian Jewish Association will be volunteering with the homeless charity, Nishkam S.W.A.T, otherwise known as the Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team. They will be serving food to the homeless in London. Nishkam SWAT serve the homeless…

  • Thursday 14 November

    Discover Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 11.00 – 12.30
    Come and join a free guided walk at Walthamstow Wetlands led by London Wildlife Trust team. Learn about the history of the Wetlands and the wildlife on site. Walks last around 90 minutes.

  • Friday 15 November

    Sunshine for seniors

    Nottingham
    Nottingham Liberal Synagogue (formerly NPJC) with members of the local Sikh community we are visiting an older persons ward at the Queens medical centre hospital. They are going to sing and take hand made cards to the patients.…

  • Sunday 17 November

    Mitzvah Day

    West Hampstead, London. 0.00 – 0.00
    Hampstead Synagogue jointly with the Christian and Muslim communities will be collecting items for the benefit of the underprivileged. We will have tables set up outside Waitrose and Tesco in West Hampstead as collection points. All are invited to help.…

    Cooking for the homeless and collection for refugees

    West Norwood, London
    Lambeth Emmaus, the Jewish Labour Movement and friends will be preparing (from 6am) and serving food at St Luke's nightshelter in West Norwood on early morning of 17th November. They are also separately organising as part of Mitzvah Day a…

    Cooking for the homeless

    Carlisle
    Part of the Hawkshead project - An interfaith event with Muslims, Jews and refugees cooking for the homeless for Mitzvah Day…

    Environmental activity day

    Highgate Wood
    As part of their programme to increase their environmental activity, they will be joining Crouch End Open Space (CREOS) for their monthly environmental activity day in Highgate and Queens Wood.…

    Collection and making care packs for homeless people

    Manchester
    They will be doing a cross communal collection for homeless shelters and homeless on the streets of Manchester. They will be working with a Mosque and a local Synagogue to collect items in the days leading up to and the…

    Collection and making care packs for homeless people

    Manchester
    They will be doing a cross communal collection for homeless shelters and homeless on the streets of Manchester. They will be working with a Mosque and a local Synagogue to collect items in the days leading up to and the…

    Street clean up

    Glasgow
    A street clean-up with the local green group and with the local church. Afterwards, they will go into the synagogue for tea and biscuits.…

    Mitzvah Day / Inter Faith Week Practical Conservation at Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 15.00
    Join the London Wildlife Trust team and celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day, an annual day of faith-based social action, with practical conservation tasks at Walthamstow Wetlands.

    Roll up your sleeves, its time to get your…

    Mitzvah Day with Jewish West Midlands

    Birmingham
    Jewish West Midlands will be providing hospitality at local hospitals, tea for refugees at central church and also a 'Coffee with Knit and Natter' group at residential care home…

    Mitzvah Day in Leeds

    Leeds
    Leeds Jewish Community are hosting a cross community, cross generational, intrafaith event entitled ‘How can you help our community thrive in an ever evolving world?’
    A day of action, inspiration and creativity, to help make Leeds even better.

    Producing eco-bricks

    Leeds
    Leeds Jewish Representative Council will be working with a local church to run an activity at our Community Day to introduce people to a project which involves using plastic milk bottles and plastic bottles to produce sculptures and eco-bricks.…

    Mitzvah Day collections

    Wythenshawe
    A collection of new underwear etc for Women's Aid and Food collection for homeless and hungry. They also hope to involve a Muslim Network in supporting this collection and to come over for aftenoon tea on MD.…

    Merseyside Inter Faith Week 2019 : Faith, Climate and Mitzvah Actions

    Liverpool. 12.30 – 16.15
    We're coming together on Mitzvah Day to continue our multifaith, city-region wide response to climate change as part of Inter Faith Week. Share your ideas, join discussions, take part in workshops and be inspired.
    As part of our Mitzvah…

    Mitzvah Day Inter Faith Cooking at JW3

    JW3, 341-351 Finchley Road, London, NW3 6ET. 13.00 – 15.00
    We would love for you to join us at Mitzvah Day's Interfaith Cooking event which is taking place on Sunday November 17th (Mitzvah Day itself) from 1pm - 3pm at JW3.

    We are bringing together a lovely…

    Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day Celebrations

    Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Join us for a special free entry open house for Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. Take part in arts and crafts activities and baking for a local charity.…

    Peace and Interfaith Conference

    MINHAJ UL QURAN LONDON . 17.00 – 19.00
    Minhaj ul Quran london and ReviveFM invite you to the Peace and interfaith conference on sunday 17th Nov. This conference is part of the national Inter Faith Week. …

    Sunshine for seniors

    Finchley
    Nisa-Nashim Finchley will be visiting old people’s home (on 15 Nov early afternoon) for tea and knitting…

    food collection

    Morden
    An afternoon of readings on November 17th coincides with Mitzvah Day.
    Whilst coming together to enjoy the readings, it is a wonderful opportunity to engage in a project for Mitzvah Day with Food Relief, which is situated at Morden…

    cooking for homeless people

    Marylebone
    Nisa-Nashim Marylebone will be doing some interfaith cooking for a local homeless community (Muslim and Jewish women cooking together) on Tuesday 19th November: Mitzvah Day at WLS…

    sanitary product collection

    Dorset
    Nisa-Nashim Wessex are doing their own Collectathon of Sanitary protection which will run from Mitzvah Day to Sadaqa day. They will be splitting their donations between their local food banks and the convoy to Syria that is organised by one…

    Knit and natter, food collection and making books for refugees

    Pinner
    Interfaith Knit and Natter and also making books for refugee children, as well as a collection for the local food bank and various other collections.…

    Bulb planting for the elderly

    East Finchley
    Somali Bravanese Welfare Association will be running a tour of their new centre and there will be communal bulb planting to give to elderly care homes

    The event will be running from 11am to 12pm on Mitzvah…

    Litter picking

    Leicester
    There will be litter picking in a local park with other faith societies and environmental action groups at the university…

    Village of Hawkshead Mitzvah Day activities

    Kendal
    Join their Tent Salvage for the Homeless

    Bag Pack at ASDA

    Bring a dish interfaith lunch

    Interfaith gathering for remembrance

    Litter Picks

    Beach Cleans

    refreshments at Alexandra Hospital

    Redditch
    Worcestershire Interfaith Forum will be serving free refreshments to patients, visitors and staff at the Alexandra Hospital, Redditch…

    cooking for a homeless shelter

    Gatley
    Yeshurun Hebrew Congregation Gatley are cooking and serving the local homeless shelter on Sunday 17th, in collaboration with Christian charity, Loaves and Fishes.…

  • Saturday 23 November

    Guide in a Hide at Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 12.00
    Walthamstow Wetlands offers a haven for wildfowl, especially during the winter months. If you want to find out more about the Wetlands, the birds that migrate here and the ones that live here pop down to our Guide in a…

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