Tunbridge Wells Islamic and Cultural Association (Masjid Al-Noor) is registered in the UK (Charity No: 1014077), serving the local community in Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas.
“To create an environment for the Muslim community in Tunbridge Wells that will allow them to worship and access community development initiatives in the areas of health, education, employment, social and cultural interaction”.
“To help the community thrive and to build, strengthen and sustain individual family and community life”.
“To facilitate the personal and social development of young people by engaging them in all aspects of a young person’s development – personal, social, educational, political, cultural, spiritual, physical, and vocational”.
Aims and objectives of the organisation
• To create a harmonious environment and promote the enhancement of human values, spiritual attainment and faith in the Almighty, through providing the community around Tunbridge Wells with focal point for a range of spiritual, social, cultural, educational and training activities, and this will enable the community to develop greater self-confidence through a sense of belonging in order to affirm its cultural identities and renew its zest of self-reliance.
• To create unity through religion and to improve and enhance skills, knowledge and capacity of the community to espouse values of diversity, tolerance and moderation and promote interfaith dialogue with other religious group, by reaching out and acting as a resource centre for the local communities, voluntary and statutory agencies and the wider community as a whole.
• To endorse interfaith dialogue with other religious groups dialogue will focus on clarifying misconceptions, finding common ground, and enhancing civil society through promoting core values, such as, Community, Personal Integrity, Wisdom and Love of Truth, Care and Compassion, Justice and Peace, Respect for One Another and for the Earth and Its Creatures.
Towards Positive Integration & Engagement
Tunbridge Wells Islamic and Cultural Association is a registered charity in the UK, serving the local Muslim community in Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas and working with everyone to promote dialogue and understanding in our multi-cultural society. This report covers three scopes; history & purpose, services & facilities and projects & finance.