Kumon and clean up: Teens get tidying for the elderly

Article from Asian Express: https://www.asianexpress.co.uk/2016/11/kumon-and-clean-up-teens-get-tidying-for-the-elderly/ When tenants at a residential home in Mirfield discussed the need to clean the grounds of their homes, one youth group from nearby Savile Town were on hand to lend some much needed ‘green’ hands. Around 16 young teenagers from Kumon Y’all, headed down to Crossley House Residential Care Home on 15th November to complete their latest cleanup project. With the aim of building bridges between communities, the determined group…

Visit to Church of the Nazerene

Overall, “my prayer is that, as a result of [genuine] dialogue, both Christian and Muslim communities will enjoy better relationships with one another. We shall get rid of our prejudice and mutual ignorance, and shall gain better understanding of each other’s faith as well as our own faith. Above all, we may find that God is speaking to us, and that he has something to say to us: we shall gain a better understanding of…

War of the Roses…Cricket

War of the roses but not as you know it. On Saturday 17 September 2016 we had our second ‘Lets Unite’ event of the year at the Mirfield Monastery on Stocks Bank road. Nope it wasn’t football… Yep you guessed it! It was Cricket!! Yorkshire Imaams and Priests played the equivalent from across the Pennines – Lancashire. The day started with a junior friendly game at 11am where teams took to the crease for a few overs. As…

Eid Gifts for Children in Need – July 2015

Kumon Y’All Girls celebrate Eid with young Oncology patients at Leeds General Infirmary (LGI) Kumon Y’All Girls have had a busy week of shopping, gift wrapping and visiting LGI with arm loads of presents this Eid, for the dishearteningly young children on the oncology wards. For the past couple of years Kumon Y’All Girls have visited Dewsbury Hospital on Eid to hand out presents to the poorly children in A&E and the Children’s day unit.…