The Invitation Magazine congratulates all those groundbreaking individuals honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honour List.
The honours system recognizes people who have committed themselves to serve and helping Britain, and who have made achievements in public life.
The Queen has offered special recognition to coronavirus heroes in her Birthday Honours list. These include 100-year old Mr Dabirul Islam Choudhury CBE who raised more than £420,000 by walking laps of his garden in East London during Ramadan under lockdown, as well as secondary school teacher Ashraf Uddin MBE who volunteered throughout the pandemic for his local St John’s Ambulance in Essex.
The 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours award winners of Muslim background include:
Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)
Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)
Medallists of the Order of the British Empire (BEM)
Queen’s Police Medal (QPM)
Queen’s Volunteer Reserves Medal (QVRM)