Circle of Hands,Inc - An Intercultural & Interfaith Organization for Peace
Upcoming and Past Events 
 
 
 
 
Past Events
 
COH 2014 Annual Benefit Walkathon.
On 5/3rd/2014.
collected approx:$2000
Held for Next year.
 
The Mustafa Fund
The fund collected and donated for a victim of terrorism.
 
COH and ZF (99 orphans team), collected items for foster kids ages 0-17 years.
 
 
Deputy Attorney General Zoe Plerhoples spoke on issues related to Domestic Violence and the recourse available by law to the battered spouse and children. Event held at COH center on January 31st, 2014. 
 
 
 
COH Mentoring Program
is available now!
For need of a Mentor or to volunteer as a Mentor; email at
 
 
 
COH Educational Program and Meetings:
April 28th, 2012
Presentation at Noon- "Demystifying the College Admissions Process" Alumni counsellors from Harvard.
 
 
 
COH Sponsors:
 
Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World
Wilmington Premiere
Sunday, April 22nd, 2012
UPF presents its latest documentary film, 
Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World.  Exploring themes such as the Word, Space, Ornament, Color, and Water, the film takes audiences on a global journey to present the stories behind the masterworks of Islamic Art and Architecture.  Watch the film before the PBS National Broadcast. 
 
 
 
 
 
EID and Diwali Celebration
Nov 4th, 2011 at 7:00 PM
at COH Center
 
 
Circle of Hands 5 K walk
on Sunday 23rd of October, 2011 at White Clay Creek Park off of Route 896 and New London road. All proceeds were matched by COH upto $1000 and benefited Somalia victims of famine and Flood victims of Pakistan equally.
Total secured approx: $3000
 
Ramadan Iftari
August 20th, 2011 at 7:00 PM
at COH Center
 
Circle of Hands is a co-sponsor of the Rotary Club of Wilmington’s Pakistan Project:
“Pakistan & Women’s Rights.” 
As a friend and supporter of COH, we would like to personally invite you to attend this unique event. This event will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2011. Click here to view the invitation.
 
 
 
 
When: Saturday April,30th, 2011 to June 19th, 2011
Ages:7-12 (Girls & Boys)
Cost: FREE !
Practice: Every Wed 6:00 PM
Match: Every Sat 3:00 PM
Where: Paper Mill Park
 
Eastern Musical Karoake
at COH center between 5:30PM to 9:00PM on 5/13/2011
 
Family and Member Retreat & Brunch
May 7th, 2011 Saturday
From 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Board of Governors Meeting
From 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
at COH Center
 
1001 Muslim Invention Exhibition
Saturday, April 23rd 2011
From 8:30 AM to 8:00 PM
 
COH fundraiser
Dinner and Musical Evening
Artists: Romeena & Sami  Kureishy
at COH Center
Saturday, April 9th, 2011
6:00PM to 11:00PM
 
 
COH & MPOD co-sponsorMuslim Christian Dialogue
Westminister Presbyterian Church
Wilmington, DE
March 13th from 7:00PM to 8:00PM
 
President of COH & Wilmington Rotary Club's Goodwill Mission to Punjab, Pakistan, in Feb,2011
included:
Rheumatology lecture by
Sheerin Javed, MD
Polio vaccination day
Meetings with high level officials
Sponsorship of Unity School Lahore
Donation of MRI, CT scans, dialysis machines and more
 
COH supports Info session and Luncheon: The American Muslim Identity: Changing the Narrative & Defining Ourselves, for The Islamic Center at
New York University.
Saturday Jan, 22 2011, from
12:30 PM to 4:00 PM at
COH Center.
 
COH supports Interfaith Muslim/Christian dialogue by MPOD and Presbyterian Church at COH Center at 6:00PM to 8:00PM
11/21/2010
 
Family Haliqa at COH center at 6:00PM to 8:00PM
11/19/2010
 
Arthritis Foundation's Guest speaker on Learning the basics of Arthritis and latest ways to alleviate pain with new Holistic approach at COH center.
12:30PM 11/16/2010
 
Co-Sponsor of a luncheon organized by the Rotary Club of Wilmington, in honor of the Ambassador of Pakistan, Mr Hussain Haqqani.
DuPont Country Club in Wilmington, Delaware.
11/04/2010
 
Collected $2500
Expenses $650
Donated
Edhi Foundation $925
Imran Khan Fund$925
 
Official Inauguration of Circle of Hands'
Cultural & Community
Center with
Ramadan Iftari
 
Opening of COH
Cultural and Community Center 7/6/2010
The Launch of COH Youth Program
 
Health Mission to Haiti  Sheerin Javed,MD joins DMRT in volunteering medical services 
April,2010
 
Lecture at DelTec College  "Muslim Healers and Health" by Hummayun Ismail,MD
April, 2010
 
COH sponsored UD 
seminar  "Muslim Professionals"
2010
 
Swat Campaign
teaming with ISD,
COH raised $17,000 for children's milk powder & women's hygiene kits
 
Story of COH
Created by University of Delaware Graduate students
2009
 
NPR interview
Hummayun Ismail,MD
Nov 16, 2009
 
NPR interview
Sheerin Javed,MD
2009
 
Monthly Medical and Educational Seminars
2008 to Present
 
Journey through Asia
COH goes to Area Schools
2008 to Present
 
Asian Instrumental Concert and Ghazal Program at Hyatt Hotel Philadelphia, PA
October 19,2008
 
 
Windows on Wilmington
Interview of Sheerin Javed,MD
on WITN TV
August 13,2008
 
COH Picnic
June 28,2008
 
Inaugural event at Longwood Gardens
COH donated 80% of raised funds- $11,440 to CAI of Greg Mortenson 
 
& 20% of funds totaling $2,840 to University of Delaware
for Interfaith & Dialogue
May 17,2008
 
Comcast Interview of
Sheerin Javed,MD
April 24,2008
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
Delaware Literary club, Literary Society of Greater Philadelphia and Circle of Hands presents,
Book Launch with Dinner Reception & Mehfil-e-Mushaira.
Saturday April,25 2015.
Tarbiyah School
698 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark DE 19702
 
 
COH 2015 Annual Benefit Walkathon.
Date, Time & Place ... On 5/2/2015. Registration begins at 10:30 am in the Pavilion, at the Can Do Play Ground.
Alopocas Run Park
1914 West Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19803
Looking forward to another fun filled Walkathon to benefit people in need!
 
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