The Sky news website reports:
"IDC director Abu Tayeb said: “[Residents] have been really appreciative of the work that we’re doing.
“They’ve been a bit surprised at why loads of bearded men have come and tried to help them clear their drives.
“As Muslims we believe that it is our Islamic duty to look after our neighbours, especially in these very difficult conditions.
“We’re trying to remove some of those preconceptions people have about Islam and Muslims by showing that Muslims actually do good things and are trying to help our neighbours.”
You can see the full report here.