Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2017 has now drawn to a close. Activities are still being added for reporting purposes.

  • Tuesday 7 November

    Inter Faith Group for NW Essex

    Parish Hall, 2 Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex. CB10 1BP.. 18.30 – 20.00
    Our monthly meetings, are on the first Tuesday. The November 7th, talk/discussion, is...
    'What is... Dominican' by Jill Gunsell (Lay Dominican, Blackfriars, Cambridge. CB3 0DD)

    We will, discuss recent and forthcoming events/issues.
    This community…

  • Thursday 16 November

    baking for Jewish and Muslim students

    160 Pitfield Way, Stonebridge, London, NW10 0PW. 0.00 – 0.00
    JCoSS and Lady Nafisa students baking together at Sufra NW London as part of Inter Faith Week…

    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) presents talks on interfaith by Rabbi Robert Ash and Mrs Harsha Shukla MBE

    The Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4BH. 10.30 – 13.00
    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) presents talks on interfaith by Rabbi Robert Ash and Mrs Harsha Shukla MBE

    Rabbi Ash is the Rabbi of the Liberal Jewish Communities in Cumbria, Lancaster and Preston (http://www.liberaljudaism.org/who-we-are/whos-who/rabbi-dr-robert-ash/)…

  • Friday 17 November

    Asylum Seeker Drop-in

    33 Seymour Pl, Marylebone, London, W1H 5AU
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the West London Synagogue and the Al Manaar Mosque are hosting a drop-in for asylum seekers on the evening of Saturday 17 November. …

  • Saturday 18 November

    Wolverhampton Interfaith Conference on organ donation

    Gujarati centre , Mander Street , Wolverhampton, West Midlands.. 9.00 – 3.00
    A conference bringing together different faiths and religions to highlight the importance of organ donation . The conference will feature inputs on what each faith thinks about organ donation, as well as sharing good practice. …

  • Sunday 19 November

    York Liberal Jewish Community - Mitzvah Day celebrations

    Friends Meeting House, Friargate, YO1 9RL
    York Liberal Jewish community is holding a 'day of kindness and service' to mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. …

    Mitzvah Day Food and Toiletries Collection

    University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT
    As part of their Inter Faith Week programme of events, Leeds University Union are organising a joint Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day food and toiletries collection. Come along and help collect items from supermarket shoppers to donate to St…

    Collection for the Food Bank

    40 Black Fan Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1RY
    Welwyn Hatfield Inter Faith Group will be collecting food at Morrisons for donation to the local food bank on Sunday 19 November to mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. …

    Challah bake

    Leicester
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, the St Philip's Centre, Leicester with other partners is organising a challah bake and making laminated mats for the winter night shelter.

    Cooking for homeless shelter

    Mitzvah Day, Office 2, 353-359 Finchley Road, London, NW3 6ET
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, The Jewish Teachers' Association is organising a charity cooking event for a local homeless shelter. …

    Collection for local hospitals

    Bournemouth
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Jewish, Muslim and Christian Communities in Bournemouth are collecting scarves and baseball hats for local hospitals.…

    ‘Goods for Good’ Warehouse Sorting

    212 Bullhead Road, Herts, WD61RH
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Goods for Good is welcoming anyone to sort goods for donation to local charitable projects at their warehouse. …

    Community clear up

    129 Hill Street, Glasgow, G3 6UB
    This is a joint Mitzvah Day and Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/…

    Family tea with local Syrian families

    9 The Dencora Centre, Campfield Road, St Albans, AL1 5 HN
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, St Albans Masorti Synagogue is organising a family tea with local Syrian families, as well as organising a collection for refugees in the local community. …

    Shoe Boxes for the Homeless

    Culzean Park, Graham Park Road Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 4BH
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Newcastle United Synagogue, the police cadets, along with partners in the local Christian community, will be filling and wrapping shoe boxes for a local homeless charity. …

    Mitzvah Day Celebration

    Cumbria
    The Cumbria Jewish community, with members of other faiths, will be making tea for the elderly, knitting for the homeless, collecting for the local food bank, collecting clothes for the homeless and planting trees in the local area to mark…

    Collection for homeless charity

    18-24 Oaklands Gate, Northwood, HA6 3AA, United Kingdom
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Northwood & Pinner liberal synagogue will be joining forces with the local Muslim community to collect and sort items for homeless charities. …

    Bulb Planting

    Radeltt United Synagogue, 22 Watling St, Radlett, WD7 7NW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Radlett United Synagogue will be planting bulbs in the local area with other faith communities. …

    Clothes collection

    South Hampstead Synagogue, 21-22 Eton Villas, London, NW3 4SG
    South Hampstead Synagogue and Holy Trinity Church are organising a clothes collection to mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. …

    Tea Party for the Elderly

    Bushey United Synagogue, 177-189 Sparrows Herne, Bushey, WD23 1AJ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week Bushey United Synagogue and St Peters Church will be holding a tea party for the elderly. …

    ‘Collectathon’

    Kent House, Rutland Gardens, Knightsbridge, London, SW7 1BX
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Westminster Shul and members of other local faith communities are organising a 'Collectathon'. …

    Tea for refugees

    Bradford Reform Synagogue, 7 Bowland St, Bradford, BD1 3BW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Bradford Reform Synagogue and the local Muslim community will be organising a tea party for refugees. …

    Bulb Planting

    Woodside Park Rd, London, N12 8RZ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, North Finchley Brownies, along with brownie groups from other faith communities, will be planting spring bulbs in decorated pots and distributing them to people. …

    Baking for homeless shelter

    Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert St, London, NW1 7NB
    As part of their Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week celebrations, the Jewish Museum London and the West London Muslim Community will be baking for a local homeless shelter. …

    Cooking & Collecting for Homeless Shelter

    1 Dennington Park Rd, London, NW6 1AX
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Dennington Park Synagogue and Emmanuel Church will be cooking for the local homeless shelter, as well as collecting food for distribution at the Synagogue and local supermarkets. …

    Elderly Tea & Knitting

    Radeltt United Synagogue, 22 Watling St, Radlett, WD7 7NW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Radlett United Synagogue and the local Hare Krishna community will be organising a tea party for the elderly and knitting activities. …

    Cooking for the Homeless

    Edgeworth Cl, London, NW4 4HJ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Norwood, in conjunction with volunteers from other faiths and St Marys Catholic School will be cooking at the SUFRA Food Bank for the homeless and needy in the community. …

    Interfaith Shopping

    Station Rd, Mill Hill, London, NW7 2JU
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Mill Hill United Synagogue, with local Muslim and Christian communities, is organising an 'Interfaith Shopping' trip. …

    Hospital Visit

    London Rd, Harrow, HA7 4NS
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Stanmore Synagogue and members of the local Hindu community will be visiting a hospital. …

    Cooking at SUFRA

    160 Pitfield Way, London, NW10 0PW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, the Jewish Community Secondary School and the Lady Nafisa School are cooking food for the homeless at SUFRA Food Bank. …

    Calais Trip

    SE21 8JY
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, 12 Jewish, Muslim, Christian and Humanist volunteers, including Rev David Stephenson from All Saints West Dulwich are helping Care4Calais and the Dunkirk Refugee Women's Centre. Thanks to so many people's generosity, we…

    ‘Collectathon’

    Marjorie & Arnold Ziff Community Centre, 311 Stonegate Road, Leeds, LS17 6AZ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Leeds Jewish Community, and members of other local faith communities will be organising a 'Collectathon', as well as raising awareness of dementia. …

    Interfaith Cooking at SUFRA

    39 Bessborough Rd, Harrow, HA1 3BS
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Mosaic Jewish Community, along with other local Hindu and Muslim communities, will be cooking for the homeless at SUFRA food bank. …

    Crumble Making & Knitting

    341-351 Finchley Rd, London, NW3 6ET
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, JW3 are partnering with a local Unitarian Church to make crumble and knit. …

    Hospital Visit

    Woodrow Dr, Redditch, B98 7UB
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Birmingham Jewish community, along with local Muslim and Christian communities, will be serving refreshments and visiting patients at Princess Alexandra Hospital. …

    Homeless Shelter Volunteering

    1 York Rd, Guildford, GU1 4DR
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Guildford Synagogue with Christian students at the University of Surrey will be volunteering at a local homeless shelter. …

    Food Collection

    Birmingham
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Birmingham University Jewish Society, along with students of other faiths and beliefs, will be collecting food for the needy at a local supermarket.…

    Supermarket Shopping

    375 Wightman Rd, Haringey, London, N8 0NA
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Muswell Hill Synagogue and Wightman Road Mosque will be shopping at a local supermarket for distribution to the needy. …

    ‘Xmakkah’ Party and Food Collections

    Oxford. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Oxford University Jewish Society and students of other faiths are organising an 'Xmakkah' Party, where food will be collected for the homeless. …

    Knitting & Intergenerational Tea

    1 Cecil Park, Pinner, HA5 5HJ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Pinner United Synagogue in collaboration with other faith communities is organising a knitting activity and 'Intergenerational Tea'. …

    Writing cards for the homeless

    Nottingham
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Mitzvah Day team are partnering with Nottingham Inter Faith Council to write cards for homeless people.…

    Interfaith Cooking

    341-351 Finchley Rd, London, NW3 6ET
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Mitzvah Day team and members of local faith communities will be holding an 'Interfaith Cooking' session at JW3. …

    Making Sandwiches

    Cardiff
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Cardiff University Jewish Society will be making sandwiches for distribution to the needy with members of other faith societies. …

    Food collection

    Whitehall, London
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Civil Service Jewish Network, along with other faith networks in the Civil Service, are organising a food collection. …

    Entertainment for the Elderly

    143 Brondesbury Park, London, NW2 5JL
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Brondesbury Park Synagogue, along with Al Khoei Muslims & Willesden Temple are organising an 'Entertaining the Elderly' activity. …

    Feeding the homeless

    Brighton and Hove Progressive Synagogue, 6 Lansdowne Road, Hove, BN3 1FF
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Brighton and Hove Synagogue in conjunction with other local faith communities, will be providing food for the homeless. …

    Card Making

    Old Farm Ave, London, N14 5QR
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Cockfosters & Southgate Synagogue and Nanak Durbar North London are making cards for the needy. …

    Foodbank Collection

    Liverpool Old Hebrew Congregation, Synagogue Chambers, Princes Road, Liverpool, L8 1TG
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Liverpool Jewish and Christian communities will be making a collection for a local food bank. …

    Feeding Folk

    33 Seymour Pl, Marylebone, London, W1H 5AU
    The Marylebone Branch of Nisa Nashim will be joining the 'Feeding Folk' programme on Sunday 19 November to mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week at the West London Synagogue. Feeding Folk is a joint Jewish & Muslim initiative set…

    Visiting the vulnerable

    Stevenage
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Stevenage Liberal Synagogue is partnering with the Coptic Christian community in the town to visit vulnerable people in sheltered accommodation. …

    Interfaith cooking

    118 Stonegrove, Edgware, HA8 8AB
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Edgware and Hendon Reform Synagogue is partnering with Stanmore Mosque to deliver an 'Interfaith cooking' project. …

    Food collection

    Kingfield Synagogue/127 Psalter La, Sheffield, S11 8UX
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Sheffield and District Reform Congregation is partnering with the local Muslim community and the Urban Fruit Harvest Community Group to collect food for the needy. …

    Meal for the homeless

    Durham
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Durham University Jewish Society is partnering with the local branch of the Salvation Army to prepare a meal for the homeless. …

    Food collection

    21-22 Eton Villas, London, NW3 4SG
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, South Hampstead Synagogue is partnering with volunteers from the Royal Free Hospital to make a food collection for the homeless. …

    Bollywood Dancing

    Wembley Synagogue, Forty Avenue, Wembley, HA9 8JW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Wembley United Synagogue is partnering with members of the local Sikh and Hindu communities to organise a 'Bollywood Dancing' event at a local elderly care home. …

    Visit to Kentish Town Farm

    1 Cressfield Cl, London, NW5 4BN
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Young United Synagogue and the Young Lohana Society North London are visiting Kentish Town City Farm. …

    Cooking at SUFRA Food Bank

    Holders Hill Rd, Hendon, NW4 1NA
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, pupils from the Hasmonean Girls School and the Islamia Girls School will be cooking together at the SUFRA Food Bank. …

    Collection for SUFRA Food Bank

    80 E End Rd, London, N3 2SY
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, New North London Synagogue and members of the local Muslim community will be collecting items for donation to the SUFRA Food Bank. …

    Gardening for the elderly

    Stoke Newington
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Stoke Newington Synagogue and East London Mosque will be partnering to organise 'Gardening for the elderly' volunteering. …

    Gardening for the elderly

    38-44 Whitechapel Rd, London, E1 1JX
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Active Jews, Muslim Aid and the Salvation Army are partnering to organise 'Gardening for the elderly' volunteering activities. …

    ‘Knitathon’

    101 Vernon Dr, Stanmore, HA7 2BW
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Belmont Synagogue is partnering with members of local Christian and Muslim communities to organise a 'knitathon', among a variety of other activities. …

    Hospice Visit

    3 Beauchamp Court, 10 Victors Way, Barnet, EN5 5TZ
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of Finchley Reform Synagogue are partnering with a local Turkish community group to visit Noah's Ark Hospice. …

    Mitzvah Day Food Donation

    London, United Kingdom. 0.00 – 0.00
    To celebrate both Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week 2017, the Union of Jewish Students are volunteering with the Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team to set up a stall to give out hot food and drinks, as well as fruit…

    Mitzvah Day - Food Collection for the Homeless

    The Co-operative Food Bristol, Whiteladies Road, Clifton, BS8 2NT. 9.15 – 16.00
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, the University of Bristol Jewish Society is inviting other faith societies and students at the university on a food drive for the homeless charity Caring In Bristol. They will be standing outside…

    Cross Communal Collection

    Lubavitch North Manchester, 62 Singleton Rd, Salford, M7 4LU
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, The Friendship Circle Manchester is organising a cross communal collection involving Jewish, Sikh and Muslim communities among others. There will be collection of socks, which will then be sorted. Sandwiches will also…

    Hygiene Product Collection

    Leeds. 10.00 – 14.00
    To mark Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, members of the Leeds branch of Nisa Nashim will be collecting feminine hygiene products for those who cannot afford them. …

    Watford Interfaith Pilgrimage

    Five venues, starting at Watford and District Synagogue, Nascot Road , Watford, WD18. 12.45 – 17.00
    The pilgrimage starts at Watford and District Synagogue at 12.45 with Kosher cakes and refreshments served by members of the Jewish youth community on Mitzvah Day. It then moves to Val Murugan Hindu Temple, on to Central Mosque, Holy Rood…

    Open House for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day

    Jewish Museum London, 129-131 Albert Street, NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    On Sunday 19th November from 1 – 4pm the Jewish Museum welcomes all visitors for a special Free Entry Open House afternoon as part of Inter Faith Week (12th – 19th Nov) and Mitzvah Day (19th Nov).

    Collection for Refugees

    Beth Shalom Reform Synagogue, Auckland Road CAMBRIDGE CB5 8DW. 13.00 – 17.00
    Cambridge City of Sanctuary, Beth Shalom Reform Synagogue, and Cambridge Convoy Refugee Action Group (CamCrag) have teamed together to invite local faith groups to participate in Mitzvah Day by asking members to donate on that day a small item or…

    Interfaith Tea Party for the Elderly

    ha8. 15.00 – 17.00
    Senior members of a synagogue, two churches and an islamic centre in Edgware and Burnt Oak, London, are invited for a diversi-tea party served by the youth of those faith communities. Menu will include discussion points and musical entertainment will…

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