He wrote a book about Fairfield Fire Station’s service and its importance to the area. The book is now available at the Whitlam Library. Basim spent two years researching more than 100 heritage items of Fairfield City and posted them on ‘History Pin Website’ to promote the City locally and internationally.
Basim has volunteered for many organisations, including:
• The Salvation Army, where he was a coordinator for Fairfield City Red Shield Appeal and recruited groups of high school students to volunteer
• As a member of the Multicultural Youth Network, Basim was involved in running a workshop for Youth Leaders Day
• He was also appointed ambassador for peace by the Universal Peace Federation.