Muslim Aid held its Annual General Meeting at the Charity’s Headquarters in London on Saturday 29th May 2010. The AGM discussed the Charity’s Annual Report and audited accounts for 2009, as well as overall performance.
The Trustees noted, in spite of a severe economic downturn, Muslim Aid’s annual income in cash and kind had increased from £24 million for 2008, to £44 million for 2009. The Board acknowledged the donors generous support and complimented the staff at Headquarters and Field Offices around the world for their dedicated efforts.
The AGM also elected a new Executive Committee to serve a two-year term until May 2012. Sir Iqbal Sacranie OBE was re-elected as Chairman. The other Office Bearers elected were Dr Manazir Ahsan as Vice Chairman, Tanzeem Wasti as Secretary and Dr Zahid Parvez as Treasurer. Other members of the Executive Committee include Mr M H Faruqi, Dr Kadhem Al-Rawi, Dr Suhaib Hasan, Professor Ghulam Sarwar and Dr Muhammed Jafer Qureshi.
In his concluding remarks, Muslim Aid Chairman Sir Iqbal Sacranie said: “There have been many great achievements during the 25 years of this organisation. We look forward to continue serving the community and are humbled by the immense tasks and challenges we have before us"