A Caregiver’s Ramadan: Pre-Ramadan Wellness Discussion for Special Needs Families | Shaykh Rami Nsour
March 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Special Needs Caregivers, this one’s just for you! We see how hard you work year-round.
Join Shaykh Rami Nsour in person or on all MCC streaming platforms as he discusses ways to balance it all with the added ibadah and activities of Ramadan!
Preceding this event, Sheikh Rami will speak to the community-at-large about preparing for Ramadan: https://mcceastbay.org/event/ramadan-shaykh-rami/
- – For respite care, please email email@example.com
- – See how MCC supports our beloved special-needs East Bay families: https://mcceastbay.org/accommodating-disabilities
Shaykh Rami Nsour spent several years in Mauritania, where he studied at some of the foremost Islamic Colleges (mahdaras). He is the Co-Founder of the Tayba Foundation, one of the few Muslim organizations in the US serving incarcerated Muslims, providing them much-needed Islamic education, along with essential life skills training and assistance upon re-entry.
Learn more about Sheikh Rami at https://www.taybafoundation.org/our-team
Shaykh Rami Nsour, Founding Director
Rami Nsour is a scholar, counselor, public speaker, teacher, and translator of Islamic texts. Spending over 10 years within the Mauritanian tradition (mahdara) system of studying Islam, Shaykh Rami received licensure (ijaza) to share his wisdom with students. Further enhancing his extensive study of fiqh, Nsour completed an extraordinary ‘in-residence’ experience, allowing him to research questions (fatawa) of Islamic faith, law, and practice.
Rami Nsour co-founded the Tayba Foundation, the first organization in the United States to offer a distance-learning program in Islamic Education to incarcerated men and women. Shaykh Rami has extensive experience in curriculum development, specifically in character (akhlaq), and holds a B.A. in Human Development with a focus on Early Childhood. He also obtained an M.A. in Educational Psychology. A San Francisco Bay Area resident, he lives with his wife and three children.