NEWS AND EVENTS
June 27, 2012
Samarkand region hosts charity weddings
On 22-23 June, Samarkand region hosted regional stage of charity project “1000 weddings and 1000 sunnat-toys”, which is conducted by Fund Forum, Women’s Council, Mehr Nuri Foundation and Social Initiatives Support Fund.
Within the project, 61 weddings and 80 sunnat toys for boys were held in Samarkand region. Overall, the project organized 538 weddings and 674 sunnat toys (circumcision) so far.
The weddings were organized for those pairs, who could not organize weddings and sunnat-toys were organized for children from families, who need social support.
Fund Forum said that relatives and friends of pairs were invited to weddings along with representatives of mahallas, sponsors, and others.
As tradition, brides were in wedding dresses from GULI. Newly wedded received gifts and TVs from organizers and sponsors, while boys received bicycles and sport clothes. (Source: UzDaily.com)