Hundreds of people participate in East London Masjid’s annual Muslim Charity Run.

Nearly 500 runners participated in the event to raise funds for 30 good causes.

Senior Imam of the East London Masjid Shaykh Mohammed Mahmoud presented words of encouragement to the participants.

Shaykh Abdul Qayum, Head Imam of East London Masjid congratulated all the participants emphasizing “the virtue of exercise and taking care of one’s health, which had been the theme for a recent Friday sermon.”

Director at the East London Masjid said it had been a huge blessing to see the annual event continue to grow, bringing together young and old, and raising money for so many worthy causes.