Webinar: Discretionary Grants Online application


In this webinar hosted by Waqar Altaf, (Governance Manager), Nasir Rafiq talks through the online application process for discretionary grants at Birmingham City Council. He focuses on Mosque charities and on the expected general approach of Councils.


Webinar Speaker

Nasir Rafiq BA, FCA (@Dua Governance)

Nasir Rafiq is a widely experienced Chartered Accountant and a Charity Financial Governance Expert. He is the Founder and Director of Dua Governance – a professional firm that provides a wide range of accountancy and advisory services to many charities (www.duagovernance.com).


During the lock-down crisis, Nasir has been helping Mosques and charities by writing blogs at www.duathoughts.com and by holding webinars. Recently and on behalf on many Mosques he has now engaged Birmingham City Council to address specific concerns they have around grants.

Unity FM Radio: Local Councils approach for making Covid19 support grants to Mosques


Lockdown Special Edition

4th June 2020, 5:30pm

Unity FM presenter Ahmed Bostan talks to Nasir Rafiq (Chartered Accountant and Charity Finance Expert) about Birmingham City Councils approach towards Mosques in relation to Covid19 support grants. The current approach of the Council is making it hard for Mosques to apply despite being heavily financially effected by the lock down.