Unity within Diversity: Brighton Community Iftar

Open to Everyone
Free to Attend

The Grand Brighton 97-99 Kings Rd, BRIGHTON, BN1 2FW

Ahmad Yabroudi

Chair of Sussex Syrian Community Group

Cllr Alan Robins

Deputy Mayor of Brighton &Hove City Council

Cllr Nancy Platts

Leader of Council For Brighton & Hove City Council

Gulistan Arslan

Trustee, Time To Help UK

Imam Uthman Jeewa

Imam of Al Medinah Mosque

Jenny Skelton

Chair And Founder of Disability Pride

Jerome Lloyd

The Titular Archbishop of Selsey

Kerim Balci

Chief Advisor, Human Rights Solidarity; Founder, OnlineHizmet

Kerim Balci is a Turkish writer, journalist, academic and human rights activist. He is recently the Chief Advisor of London Based Human Rights Solidarity Balci served as the editor in chief of Turkish Review, and as a columnist at Today’s Zaman and Zaman dailies.

Lloyd Russell-Moyle MP

MP for Brighton Kemptown

Lord Lieatunant Peter Field

Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant For East Sussex

Mahmut Gunaydin

Brighton Branch Director, Dialogue Society

Peter Kyle MP

MP for Brighton & Hove

Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah

Brighton and Hove Progressive Synagogue

Revd Anthea Ballam

Brighton and Hove Interfaith Contact Group

Revd Canon Dr Andrew Wingate OBE

Chichester Diocesan Inter-Faith Adviser

Violet Hancock

High Sheriff of East Sussex

Dialogue Society Brighton Branch organised a community iftar dinner in partnership Brighton and Hove City Council, Community Works, Trust for Developing Communities, Brighton and Hove Interfaith Contact Group, Brighton and Hove Muslim Forum under the theme of “Unity within Diversity”.

Organisers

  • Dialogue Society
  • Brighton and Hove City Council
  • Community Works
  • Fellowship Educational Society
  • Trust for Developing Communities
  • Brighton and Hove Interfaith Contact Group
  • Brighton and Hove Muslim Forum

Speakers

  • Mahmut Gunaydin, Brighton Branch Director, Dialogue Society
  • Peter Field, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant For East Sussex
  • Cllr Alan Robins, Deputy Mayor of Brighton &Hove City Council
  • Cllr Nancy Platts, Leader of Council For Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Kerim Balci, Project Coordinator, Dialogue Society
  • Jenny Skelton, Chair And Founder of Disability Pride
  • Imam Uthman Jeewa, Imam of Al Medinah Mosque
  • Peter Kyle, MP For Hove And Portslade
  • Lloyd Russell-Moyle, MP For Brighton, Kemptown
  • Gulistan Arslan, Trustee, Time To Help UK
  • Violet Hancock, High Sheriff of East Sussex

Prayers by Faith Leaders

  • Rev Anthea Ballam, Brighton and Hove Interfaith Contact Group
  • Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah, Brighton and Hove Progressive Synagogue
  • Rev Andrew Wingate, Interfaith Advisor of Chichester Diocese
  • The Most Rev Jerome Lloyd, The Titular Archbishop of Selsey
  • Ahmad Yabroudi, Chair of Sussex Syrian Community Group