Eid Party/ Picnic & Cricket Tournament 2013
This year Eid celebration took place in Rockland Lake Park, Congers, NY combined with picnic and Annual Cricket Tournament as scheduled on Sunday August 25, 2013.
Hundreds of families , children and youth participated in various activities. It was a bright sunny day and every one enjoyed the day with fun. Children’s Games, Sisters Events, & Outdoor Games were some events took place on this day.
Special event was the annual cricket & volleyball tournament took place apart from family activities. Eight cricket teams and four volleyball teams competed each other. Edison Lion became the champion of 2013 cricket tournament and captured TASMINA’s challenge cup. Westchester team captured this year’s volleyball tournament champion cup.
Everyone enjoyed a delicious Bar Be Q lunch with refreshments & more
Kids also received Eid gifts
The day was honored by Br.& Mrs. Ilyas, our ex-president of TASMINA as chief guest.
Youth Ladership Training Camp
Two Days Youth Leadership Training Camp was held on Feb. 23rd & 24th, 2013 at Kettle Run Girl Scout Camp, Melford, NJ. Camp was successfully ended for 21 young campers with solid training in various topics to benefit in their daily life which can help them to become future leaders. Professional trainers and volunteers dedicated their time to help these campers in different ways with the focus of the camp theme ” Education Through Recreation”. Different topics were discussed & activities were performed. Such as- Leadership in Islam; Team Building Activities; Stand Up & Speak Up; Team Building Group Activities; Board Games; Keep Fit & Healthy Habits; Jeopardy; Serving the Community; Group Plays; Treasurer Hunts; Camp Fire ; Talent Shows & Forming Youth Guild etc. Gifts with Certificates were awarded to campers. Camp 2013 was successfully concluded with campers special note at the end of the program.
Dry Ration Distribution
Annual Dry Ration distribution during Ramadhan was held in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Katugastota Islamic Welfare Society (KIWS) organized Dry Ration bags for needy families and distributed on time. Many families benefited from this noble service. TASMINA spent Rs. 100,000 towards this project.
Annual Picnic & Sports Tournament 2012
Date: July 15, 2012- Sunday
Venue: Rockland State Park, Field 2
This year picnic was in excellent attendance with more than 300 hundred members. Families came with their children and friends in the morning and stayed whole day participating in different activities. Children enjoyed their day in sports activities arranged by the sports committee. Our sisters also had a good time in their sports events. End of the day all the winners were given gifts to recognize their tallent.
Cricket tournament was captured as a major event on that day. Thirteen (13) teams entered in to the games from all over tri state. Our youths came from Connecticut, Westchester, Edison, Queens, Mawah and Spring Valley to take part in this great event. It was a fantastic day for cricket fans who represented their teams with specially made t’shirts and palyed well to capture the championship. Finally, once agian Westchester team showed their power to become the champion of the year.
This event was witnessed by our chief guest Br. Nadeem Wamiq, financial advisor, Wamiq Assoicate, Inc. in Queens.
Special BBQ lunch was prepared for the day. Every one enjoyed their food. The day was ended with a short rain.