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Zipslide Across The Clyde – fundraiser

  We would like to take this opportunity to thank our volunteers and participants for all of their efforts in making this event a HUGE success. The rain didn’t stop our fantastic participants who braced the elements to take on the first of our 150ft high ‘Zipslide Across The Clyde’ challenge.   We had 30 … Continue reading Zipslide Across The Clyde – fundraiser

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Woman to Woman – Blog 2

Woman to woman, let me tell you about when I escaped an abusive husband. I’ll be honest; I still feel I should have been the one to leave. I knew the way my ex-husband treated us was wrong. Even though I tried to make it work well past the point I should have left, I … Continue reading Woman to Woman – Blog 2

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Woman to Woman – Blog 1

  I’m Maheen and I’m from Pakistan. #WomanToWoman, I want to talk to you about feminism. When I was growing up in Pakistan I went to an all-girls school. There was lots of talk about empowerment and ambition amongst women- how we could do anything, and could smash barriers, but it was fairly superficial. We … Continue reading Woman to Woman – Blog 1

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My journey: schools volunteer

  My name is Zaitoon Salamat and I have been an Amina MWRC volunteer since August 2015. I first decided to become a part of the volunteer’s project as a means of doing something out-with my usual routine of looking after my children and being a housewife.  I started off with the impression that I … Continue reading My journey: schools volunteer

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Statement – London Bridge & Borough Market

    Amina – The Muslim Women’s Resource Centre condemns the attacks at London Bridge and London Borough Market.   Our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and families of the 7 victims of the attack and and all those injured and affected by these shocking acts of violence.   These actions do not … Continue reading Statement – London Bridge & Borough Market

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