Community Statements

Understanding Islam Panel | Oakland Equity Training | Upcoming Events

ING holds the first of its three Ramadan 26th Anniversary Events. Join us for the next two Hosted by an ING supporter in Saratoga, ING held its first of three Ramadan 26th anniversary events where David Renie, ING board chair and Ishaq Pathan, ING deputy Director spoke to a small audience of 40 supporters. Join...

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We Mourn and Pray with Catholics and with the People of France

We at ING, as people committed to respect for all faiths and cultures, are deeply grieved by the fire that has engulfed the cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, one of the great shrines of Christendom and a French cultural treasure of inestimable value. We are further saddened by the fact that this tragedy occurred...

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Commending Dr. Abu-Salha | NO BAN Act | Upcoming Events

Note from the ING Executive Director Three issues I want to bring to your attention: Testimony by Dr. Mohammad Abu-Salha I am writing to applaud and to bring to your attention the heart-wrenching testimony and exemplary character of Dr. Mohammad Abu-Salha who spoke at an April 9th congressional hearing on “Hate Crimes and the Rise of...

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NO BAN Act Coalition Letter

April 8, 2019 Dear Honorable Members of Congress, We, the undersigned national, state, and local civil rights, faith-based, national security, and community organizations write to express our strong support for the National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants Act (NO BAN Act) to be introduced by Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) and Representative Judy Chu (D-CA) and supported...

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Hurry, and register for Muslim and Interfaith Panels

Join ING and Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian for a Series of Panels on Muslims and Their Faith Organized by Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian and ING are the following South Bay panels on Muslims and Islam. Cost is free and open to the public. Tuesday, April 16th 7:00-8:30pm What does it mean...

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Registration Open | ING Launches New Bureau

Registration Open for ING Ramadan Iftar Dinners Choose from two locations: Dublin and Palo Alto San Francisco Bay Area   Celebrating our 26th year anniversary, we invite you to join us to meet our new leadership team and executive staff, and get an update on our new speaker bureaus for Muslim teens, as well as...

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Ramadan Events | Interfaith Vigils | Upcoming Events

Save the Dates for ING Ramadan Events Sunday May 19, 2019 in Dublin Sunday, May 26, 2019 in Palo Alto Reflecting on the New Zealand anti-Muslim terror attack last week, we at ING are recommitting ourselves with our interfaith allies to continue our efforts to prevent more such atrocities through greatly expanding neighborhood grassroots education...

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ING Condemns Acts of Anti-Semitism and Other Bigotry

We call for more inclusive education, as well as engagement among diverse Americans   (March 13, 2019, San Jose) ING is horrified to hear of two recent anti-Semitic incidents involving California teens. “Never again” is the pledge Jews and other people have made with regard to the Nazi Holocaust. And now it needs to be...

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Patriarchy In Islam | Police Training | Upcoming Events

Featured Events Teacher Reflects on Impact of ING Presentation ING Deputy Director Ishaq Pathan and Content Manager Ameena Jandali presented “Everyday People Resisting Islamophobia” to an East Bay school. Students were energized to learn about common Islamophobic frames, the history of Islamophobia, and what they could do to counter it.   The teacher who requested...

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