SIYS has also made a partnership agreement with AMP (Association of Muslim Professionals) based in Mumbai, under which we try our best to provide job opportunities to Muslim Professionals and employment seeking youth in Private and Government sectors. SIYS also organized job fair at Yatimkhana Campus with AMP to bring awareness in Muslim community regarding the job opportunities. More details on this project can be accessed on www.ampindia.orgEnquire More
American Federation of Muslims of India “AFMI” based in USA is an International organization encouraging Muslim Students for Quality and Higher Education.
Every year AFMI conducts motivational and award distribution programme in North America,
In major city of India and in major city of Gujarat.
In January 2020 such programme was conducted in Surat on Yatim Khana premises. The programme was jointly sponsored by AFMI, Surat Islam Yatimkhana Society “SIYS” and Progressive Muslim Education Trust ‘’PMET”.
Programme was attended by Award winning students, Dr. Nakedar, IPS A. Rahim, AFMI President Siraj Thakur, Maulana Kaleem Siddiki and good number of social workers, NGOs, Educationalist etc. Chief Guest of the programme was Asif Iqbal form Calcutta. Though Asif Iqbal is blind he is a great motivator, Director in International audit firm Price Waterhouse.
Considering great hostel/accommodation difficulties faced by Muslim Students studying in various institutions in Surat and surrounding areas SIYS in coordination with M.S. Hostel management decided to build modern Hostel which could accommodate 40 plus students.
M.S. Hostel management had land for Hostel but in absence of finance they could not built the Hostel. Many M.S. Hostel Trustees/members were also Trustees/members at SIYS. Construction plan was worked out and Rs. 23,00,000/- provided by SIYS. To build a hostel unanimous MOU was sighed; accordingly it was agreed that General Secretory of SIYS will be the President of M. S. Hostel and few selected members of SIYS and M. S. Hostel management would jointly manage the Hostel administration.
Currently 45 students staying in the M. S. Hostel. The Hostel is in the center of the city and has provided of great benefit to students.
SIYS was the first institution in Surat to offer Corona/COVID-19 suffering Patients in house treatment at Yatimkhana Premises with the help of and cooperation of Surat Municipals Corporation "SMC" and Medical services providing govt. Hospitals etc.
The initiative was much appreciated by various govt. authorities, citizens, digital and print media, social organizations etc. Patients of all casts and creed were accommodated at Yatimkhana Premises and were provided free food and other services provided by SIYS free of cost.
SIYS made a move of collecting all medical practicing Muslim doctors in Surat district on one platform. Accordingly 300 doctors gathered at SIYS and formed an association United Muslim Doctors Association “UMDA”. Known cardiologist Dr. Asif Rahim was appointed a President of an association.
“UMDA” played great role during Corona Pandemic and Doctors were stand by for various COVID centers helping COVID patients.