The launch of Family Development Foundation Australia was organised during an Iftar Dinner in Sydney on Friday 1 June 2018 attended by a large number of Sydney’s religious and community leaders.

The Family Development Foundation Australia (FDFA) seeks to play a pioneering role in building, strengthening and protecting families in the community.

Sheikh Khaled Ali Taleb addressing the guests at the launch. (Photo by Zia Ahmad).

The event held at Star Palace Reception in Fairfield,was hosted by Sheikh Khaled Ali Taleb, Chairman of FDFA and Imam at Guildford Mosque. He is also a representative of Lebanon’s Dar al-Fatwa in Sydney.

The ribbon cutting on stage was conducted by the former Grand Mufti of Australia, Dr Ibrahim Abu Mohammed together with prominent Sheikhs, Imams and key diplomats.


Ribbon cutting ceremony on stage by prominent leaders and diplomats. (Photo by Zia Ahmad).

Khaled Ali TalebThe keynote speaker emphasised the importance strong family for a healthy society. He further added that strong family bondage and propagation of family values in Australian Society will bring cohesiveness and responsibility amongst young people.