Community Statements

Happy 4th | New Consultants | Educational Webinars

Happy 4th of July from all of us at ING Salam alaykum/Greetings of peace, A decade ago, as an immigrant coming to the US at a very young age, the 4th of July became meaningful to me only after I learned that up to 30% of the enslaved Africans were Muslim, and that labor in...

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Countering Anti-Black Racism: Resources and Presentation

Countering Anti-Black Racism Resources and Presentations As with any disease, the cure for racism can only come by first identifying the source of the problem. Humans are not naturally born racist, but have been conditioned to believe certain things about other people and groups, that lead to bigotry and racism.  This isn’t a white people’s...

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We Must Each Do Our Part to Counter Racism

We at Islamic Networks Group (ING) are heartbroken and horrified at the murder of yet another Black man, George Floyd this week. We stand in solidarity with his family and friends, and the Black American communities nationwide, which have endured such treatment for far too long, in mourning his needless and brutal death. We have...

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Eid Mubarak from ING

  Greetings of peace, Today, Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid, the festival that follows the thirty day fast of Ramadan. It is customary on Eid to reach out to friends, family, and neighbors, and so, as a friend of ING, you are in my thoughts today. On behalf of the entire team at...

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Announcements | ING Webinars for Your Viewing

Will you join us to build peace? As we head into the last days of the blessed Islamic month of Ramadan, you still have a chance of reaping the benefits and rewards of giving in this month while joining us in our peacemaking work. Since shelter-in-place orders, the demand for ING content has grown exponentially...

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Stand Against Bigotry Targeting Black Communities

In February, Ahmaud Arbery, a young black American, was shot and killed while jogging, unarmed, in broad daylight on a suburban street. Video footage of the shooting, which was recently placed on the internet has sparked outrage and raises questions about the late arrests that only came today, even after two white men — a...

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Ramadan & Muslim Students | Interfaith Iftars | Church/Shabbat Presentations

From left to right, top to bottom, Fatih Ferdi Ates (Pacifica Institute), Michael Pappas (San Francisco Interfaith Council), Rabbi Jacqueline Mates-Muchin (Temple Sinai), Maha Elgenaidi (ING), Rev. Ronald Kobata (Buddhist Church Of San Francisco), Kaushik Roy (Shanti Project), Dr. Mary Wardell-Ghirarduzzi (University Of San Francisco), and Mayor London Breed (City of San Francisco) Held by...

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Ramadan Mubarak | Interfaith Iftars (Join Us!)

Ramadan begins Friday, April 24th for most Muslim Americans, or Saturday, April 25th for those who use the naked eye sighting of the new moon. As Muslims Americans begin this sacred month, we extend our warmest greetings to them and their families for a blessed and uplifting Ramadan! Muslims find themselves for the first time...

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Virtual Interfaith Iftars | Ramadan Resources

Contents: Upcoming Events: Facebook Live Webinar on Ramadan, the workplace, and COVID-19, Interfaith Iftars & more Resources: Muslim teens, panels and presentations & more We hope that you and your family are staying safe and healthy As we complete a month of Shelter in Place, we hope that you and your family continue to stay...

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ING Is Open For Business!

Contents: ING is Open for Business ING Interfaith Webinars on COVID-19 Reach 15,000 views (so far) ING is Open for Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic We hope that you and your family are doing well and staying healthy during this challenging time. At ING we have been through crisis before and we know that adaptability...

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