SEERAH 2017 - Letter #5 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!!! You all did a great job, MashaAllah. We have 215 submissions, MashaAllah. Great job, everyone. You all are WINNERS! MashaAllah. Soon you will be receiving an email confirming your participation in the Seerah Contest 2017. If you participated but did not get an email by the end of this week, please let me know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please plan to attend the Seerah Assembly on February 12, as your student will be recognized for his/her awesome work.


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 reception. 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. The Arts Center has limited seating capacity and seating will be on a first come basis. Please make sure that you are there by 10:30, to avoid disappointment.

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)

Some of our parents are showing zero volunteer hours in their account. Please make sure that you complete your required volunteer hours before the end of February, otherwise you will not be able to get your money refunded. Seerah Assembly is a good opportunity to get some required hours. Please volunteer at the front desk.