SEERAH 2017 - Letter #4 to parents

Seerah Assembly 2017


“I leave behind me two things,

 the QURAN and

 my example, the SUNNAH

 and if you follow these you will never go astray”


It’s almost here!

February 12, 2017, Seerah Assembly

At Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center


Assalam Alaikum Dear Parents and Students!!

Congratulations to all the participants of Seerah Assembly 2017!!! The deadline for submission is over and we have over 200 submissions, MashaAllah. Great job, you all! You all are WINNERS! MashaAllah. You all did a great job with Essays, Poetry and Art Projects.


This year’s Seerah Assembly will be held on February 12, 2017 at Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center in San Ramon. Please mark your calendars and anticipate being there no later than 10:30am, leaving a sufficient amount of time for participant and volunteer check-in at the front reception and seating. The doors will be closed at 10:45am to avoid any disruption in the program. As the program will go well over two and a half hours, please make sure your child has had a hearty breakfast.


As this is an occasion to celebrate the Prophet PBUH, we kindly request everyone to be dressed modestly and in their Eid best . All volunteers will be required to wear either black or white and will be provided with green hijabs, Insha Allah.


The MCC Sunday School strongly urges you to participate in this event by:

  1. Volunteering for various positions through Sign-Up Genius, or at the front desk.

  2. Please help us find businesses/individuals who would like to sponsor the Seerah Assembly, enabling us to get attractive prizes for the participants. Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would want to sponsor or know of someone who would want to. Here are the areas where you can contribute:

    1. The Grand Prize of IPAD which is around $400. ( This has been picked up by an awesome parent - Jazak Allah Khairen, The name will be announced on the Seerah Assembly, inshaAllah)

    2. The Trophies that cost $700 ( We are looking for more than one sponsor here)

    3. Participation Prizes for about 300 participants costs around $1500 ( We are looking for more than one sponsor here)


We are looking forward to full support from our dedicated parents and the MCC community in this annual event. 

Jazak Allah Khairen