The Bay Area’s largest halal foodstuff firm has teamed up with 10 dining places and meals suppliers to maximize consciousness of these corporations for the duration of this hard financial time.
Black Muslim Food items 7 days, which runs from this Thursday, Feb. 25, through Monday, March 1, will give 3 days of culinary bargains from Oakland to San Francisco to San Jose bookended by two times of fasting and group dialogue.
“Combining Black Historical past Thirty day period, good foodstuff and supporting companies executing great is effective in our communities, Black Muslim Food Week will be a way to harness the constructive effect of our collective foodie local community,” reported coordinators Abbas Mohamed, founder of the sponsoring Bay Region Halal Foodies, and Jabir Faqir, of Ansar Companions, in their project announcement.
Mohamed claimed the event will begin with a “fasting and learning” day Feb. 25 as the Muslim Ability Building Project hosts a livestream dialogue on “What It Implies to Create Community: A Discussion on Anti-Racism, Arranging and Food items.” And it will culminate March 1 in a working day of community fasting and fundraising for the East Oakland Collective, an group performing to feed, shelter and empower shelter Oakland’s seniors, the unhoused, the immuno-compromised and other citizens.
For the Feb. 26-28 discounts, participating Black Muslim-owned places to eat incorporate Grandeur, Dis Dat Gumbo, The Damel, The Great Lifestyle and Haqq-Chocolate Desserts, all in Oakland Urban Spices of Emeryville Jubba Somali and Ra’oof’s Bean Pies, both of those in San Jose My Superior Pie of San Francisco and Papa’s Bean Pies, serving the Bay Area.
Diners really should mention the Black Muslim Food stuff 7 days when buying. The complete program of each day gives is posted on the BAHF Fb webpage.
Three of the dining places — Grandeur, The Damel and Jubba — are running with their frequent several hours. The Good Life Sector at 5859 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, will present extended several hours with a complete menu Friday and Saturday from 3 to 7 p.m. and desserts and drinks Sunday from midday to 3 p.m.
Other chefs will prepare dinner at pop-up destinations for this celebration:
— My Superior Pie will be at 300 De Haro St, San Francisco, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday. www.mygoodpie.com
— City Spices will be at 1607 63rd St, Emeryville, from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
— Dis Dat Gumbo will be at the Lighthouse Mosque, 620 42nd St, Oakland, from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 pm. Saturday. Purchase at www.disdatgumbo.com or through Instagram.
— Haqq-Chocolate Desserts will also cook at the Lighthouse Mosque, 620 42nd St., Oakland. Order by way of cellular phone (510-282-2587) or Instagram by Friday for pickup from midday to 5 p.m. Sunday.
— Papa’s Bean Pies might be preordered for pickup at My Great Pie (S.F.) or Urban Spices (Emeryville) or order on the web for free supply. www.papasbeanpies.com/black-muslim-food stuff-7 days
— Ra’oof’s Bean Pies will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Evergreen
Farmers Industry, 4055 Evergreen Village Sq., San Jose. https://raoofsbeanpie.co