Al-Anwar Al-Najafiyia Foundation for Culture and Development held a festival for orphans on the occasion of the mid of Sha`ban, and the commemoration of the birth of Imam Mahdi (may hasten his appearance). Where, during the festival, financial gifts were given to orphans, and meals for them and their families and arranging their Zyarah to the commander of the faithful, Imam Ali (A.S), to express their congratulations and conduct religious rituals.
The Deputy Secretary-General, Hajj Qasim Mohi, stated that the staff of the foundation held a festival for orphans and their families; to bring joy and happiness to their hearts, on the occasion of the half of Shaban, and to commemorate the birth of the awaited Imam Mahdi (may hasten his appearance).
Mohi added saying that the festival included the distribution of financial gifts and meals to orphans and their families and the organization of a worship trip to the shrine of the Commander of the Faithful (A.S). For the believers to participate in the faith atmosphere, and to commemorate religious rituals.
He also confirmed that the foundation has prepared plans for the blessed month of Ramadan and that there will be special programs for families of orphans and poor families to take care of them and relieve their suffering.