About Jaffery Sports
Jaffery Sports of Minnesota (JSM) is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to organizing sporting activities for the members of our community. JSM provides weekly activities for both men and women of all ages, taking place in the Multi-Purpose Center (MPC) at Anjuman-e-Asghari. JSM also organizes local tournaments and larger community-wide events throughout the year. The organization strives to make physical activity accessible to all community members and operates on ideals of unity and sportsmanship.
JSM facilitates activities on a week-to-week basis. Activities include:
- Men’s Volleyball
- Men’s Pickleball
- Men’s Basketball
- Women’s Badminton
- Women’s Volleyball
- Women’s Yoga
- Kids’ Activities
The weekly schedule of activities is distributed via the JSM Weekly Announcements WhatsApp group. Anyone interested in receiving the weekly schedule can contact the secretary, Kumayl Lakha, at 763-227-9201.
Other events organized by JSM include internal tournaments during the month of Ramadhan and other community-wide events. JSM also participates in external tournaments across the United States and Canada, including volleyball, badminton, and tennis tournaments. Notice of these events is provided via the JSM Weekly Announcements WhatsApp group. Anyone interested in joining the group can contact the secretary, Kumayl Lakha, at 763-227-9201.
Please follow the links below for information regarding upcoming tournaments:
Photos from our recent participation in tournaments can be found on our Instagram page. Follow us there for the latest updates!
JSM is a member-supported organization. Membership fees are collected in order to facilitate activities for our members, and are used for items such as facility rentals, sports equipment, and event costs. The membership fee structure includes a $50 annual fee with the following monthly activity fees:
- $15 per month for individuals
- $25 per month for families
JSM is headed by a committee of 5 members elected every 2 years. The current committee members for the 2022-2024 term are:
- Chairman: Muntazir Salemohamed
- Treasurer: Yaseen Hudda
- Secretary: Kumayl Lakha
- Assistant Treasurer: Mehreen Dharsee
- Assistant Secretary: Zaynab Kassam