On Saturday, Jan. 28., someday after Donald Trump signed an government order to ban refugees and vacationers from seven different international locations of predominantly Muslim religion, a Muslim mosque in Victoria, TX, was burned down. Authorities say the precise reason for the hearth at The Victoria Islamic Middle is at present being investigated. After studying of the tragic information, the close by Jewish neighborhood determined to step up and provide their temple in order that the displaced Muslims may have a spot to worship.
“Everybody is aware of all people, I do know a number of members of the mosque, and we felt for them,” Robert Loeb, president of Temple B’nai Israel, informed Ahead. “When a calamity like this occurs, we’ve got to face collectively.”
The type gesture comes after a GoFundMe marketing campaign was began by Omar Rachid to assist elevate cash to rebuild the mosque. The marketing campaign has raised over $900,000 to this point. “Our hearts are crammed with gratitude for the super help we have acquired,” Rachid wrote. “The outpouring of affection, type phrases, hugs, serving to arms and the monetary contributions are examples of the true American spirit.”