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Interfaith Iftar Registration Open (Online!)

March 28, 2021 Salam alaykum/greetings of peace: I hope this note finds you in the best of health and spirit. Our warm greetings today for Mid-Sha’ban, Passover, Palm Sunday, and Holi to all our friends. Please find below two recent webinars I co-moderated on Muslim American women professionals as religious… Read More

Host Interfaith Events This Ramadan

March 28, 2021 Looking for Interfaith Events to Host During Ramadan? With Ramadan just around the corner, take this opportunity for interfaith outreach and engagement. With Muslims still struggling with Islamophobia, it is critical that we continue to share our faith traditions with other religious practitioners, both for greater understanding,… Read More

Preparing for Ramadan This Year

March 21, 2021 As the month of Ramadan swiftly approaches, we offer the following programs to provide teachers and employers a better understanding of fasting, as well as suggestions for how to best accommodate Muslim students and essential workers who are fasting during this month. Tuesday, March 30th: Muslim Teens… Read More

Muslim Women Religious Leaders | Police Training

March 14, 2021 Join us on Thursday, March 18th: Muslim Women Chaplains Uplifting the Importance of Women’s Religious Leadership in the Muslim American Community Muslim women are the pillars of thriving communities, occupying both leadership roles and supporting projects behind the scenes. Muslim women chaplains fill a religious and spiritual… Read More

Black Muslim History is American History

By Rahimeh Ramezany, Program Manager “And among the signs of God is the creation of the heavens and the earth and the diversity of your languages and colors. Indeed, in that are signs for those who know.” (Qur’an 49:13) Greetings of peace, On May 25, 2020 an African American man… Read More

New Lesson Plans | Police Training | Black History Month

February 11, 2021 New Anti-Racism Curriculum for Educators Creating Inclusive Communities and Combatting Racism Check out ING’s new curriculum featured here on WeAreTeacher’s premier website for educators. The curriculum includes 14 lesson plans which counter bigotry by examining the origins and history of dominant narratives about diverse marginalized… Read More

Letter to SF Commonwealth Club

February 11, 2021 In Response to Hosting Islamophobic Speaker on February 11, 2021 We are deeply troubled that the Commonwealth Club, a respected Bay Area institution, is giving a platform to the notorious Islamophobe Ayaan Hirsi Ali, by sponsoring a program titled “Ayaan Hirsi Ali with Bari Weiss: Islam, Immigration… Read More

Turning the Page, to Unite, to Heal

January 27, 2021 Joint Letter to President Biden on Unity We, the undersigned, as religious, humanist, and civil rights leaders working together across lines of difference to promote the common good, call upon all Americans to come together under the new administration to meet the two crucial challenges of this… Read More