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Dar-Al Hijrah Honors Sewing Academy Graduates

(Photo: Courtesy Dar-Al Hijrah Islamic Center)

TWELVE STUDENTS graduated from the Islamic Relief USA-supported Sewing Academy at Dar-Al Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church on Thursday, May 3. The graduates put in 100 hours of training and learned to use both consumer and commercial-grade sewing machines. As a symbol of the graduates’ accomplishments, the students wore dresses that they made themselves.