Community Statements

Hajj Begins | So-Long to Our Summer Interns | Upcoming ING Talks

Getting your children ready for back-to-school? Look for our news for educators on teaching about religion coming next week! This Week, We Say So-Long to Our Wonderful Summer 2018 Interns An incredible group of nine interns joined us at ING headquarters this summer to tackle a variety of projects. This week marks the end of...

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Join us at Countering Islamophobia in Schools Webinars

ING Works with Community Relations Service on Law Enforcement Training Programs As trainers for law enforcement and advisors to California’s Commission on Police Officers Standards and Training, the Community Relations Service (CRS) of the US Department of Justice invited ING to a special community meeting in Kansas to help review their new police officer training...

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Parents: Anti-Bullying Webinars | We’re Hiring | Call for Volunteers

Join the ING Team: Development, Community Engagement, Programs, & Communications   Come join the team! It’s our 25th year anniversary! We’re seeking excellent candidates to fill a variety of full-time and part-time positions.   Full-time:   Development Associate – Supports planning and implementation of fundraising- and development-related activities for the organization, including grants, major gifts,...

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Register Now for Our Anti-Bullying Webinar Series | Practice Makes Perfect

Register Now for Our Anti-Bullying Webinar Series: August 16, September 5, and October 11 Join ING Deputy Director Ishaq Pathan and guest speakers for a series of anti-bullying webinars on Countering Islamophobia in Schools. The three webinars will cover: Student and Parental Rights & Accommodations (Thursday, August 16th) with Habeeb Quadri, Zahra Billoo, and Ishaq...

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Improving Islamic Schools | Religious Freedom in the Classroom

ING in Islamic Horizons: How Can We Improve America’s Islamic Schools? ING Executive Director Maha Elgenaidi published an article in Islamic Horizons, the magazine of the Islamic Society of North America. She explores promising approaches to improving America’s Islamic schools, including an examination of what has made Catholic and Jewish schools excellent in the past....

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Happy 4th of July | Share Your American Story

Happy Independence Day from ING! As we gather to celebrate July ​4th with family and friends — and maybe watch a fireworks display — we want to wish you a safe and enjoyable holiday. But we also have a request. Keep reading to find out more. ING Executive Director Reflects on 4th of July and...

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ING Statement on Supreme Court Muslim Ban Decision

The following is a statement from Maha Elgenaidi, Executive Director of Islamic Networks Group (ING), on today’s Supreme Court decision upholding the Trump administration’s travel ban: “The Supreme Court’s decision sets a dangerous precedent by declaring a government policy targeting adherents of a specific religion — a policy that religiously and racially profiles Muslims — legal...

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