06/29/2015 12:49 pm ET

Why Some U.K. Teachers Are Joining Their Muslim Students For A Ramadan Fast


Teachers hope to raise £500 for Cardiff Foodbank joining Muslim students on a Ramadan fast - after reading about it in on WalesOnline.

They will go 19 hours without eating or drinking anything during day light on July 3 to raise awareness of Islam as well as helping local people.

The three teachers at the Celtic English Academy in Park Place said they wanted to take part in Ramadan for a day after reading about how the city’s Dar Ul-Isra Mosque will feed 400 people, including homeless people, every night throughout the 30 days of the religious festival.

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