Organisers: Dialogue Society & Amity Educational Foundation
Dialogue Society and Amity Educational Foundation, a charity based in East London whose main purpose is to provide children and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds an opportunity to express their energy in a constructive manner, organised a friendship dinner and Hizmet Open Day in partnership with Safer Communities Unit of London borough of Redbridge at Redbridge central library and museum. “Love is a Verb”, the award-winning documentary by Terry Spencer Hesser, was also screened as part of the event.
Hizmet Open Day aims to allow public to see what it is we do as Hizmet-inspired organisations and answer any questions about our local work.
About Love is a Verb
Love is a verb is a documentary by Terry Spencer Hesser exploring the ordinary lives and stories of people in Hizmet, a social movement inspired by the Islamic scholar and teacher, Fethullah Gülen, and geared towards serving all people regardless of their faith and religion through dialogue, education and relief work. The documentary was narrated by Hollywood actress Ashley Judd and produced by Global Vision Productions.