Community Statements

Join Us for the Sultan and the Saint Premiere | ING Op-Eds Published

Upcoming Events San Jose Premiere of “The Sultan and the Saint”: April 23rd – 2:00 PM at Santa Teresa Parish  During the Crusades, Saint Francis of Assisi risked his life by walking across enemy lines to meet the Sultan of Egypt, the Muslim ruler Al-Malik al-Kamil. This remarkable encounter, and the commitment to peace of...

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Happy Holidays | ING Statement on Terror in Egypt

Upcoming Events Happy Holidays to Our Christian and Jewish Friends! The current week is holy to both Jews and Christians, for it marks the celebration of Pesach, or Passover, for Jews, which started Monday evening, and of Holy Week, the commemoration of Jesus’ death and resurrection, which started last Sunday, Palm Sunday, and concludes on...

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Commonwealth Club Launches “Understanding Islam” Series Moderated by Santa Clara County Supervisor Joseph Simitian

  ING Executive Director Maha Elgenaidi and Content Director Ameena Jandali Participate in Three-Part Commonwealth Club Series on Understanding Islam ING is thrilled to announce that our staff members will participate in an upcoming three-part Commonwealth Club speaker series entitled “Understanding Islam". In addition to Maha Elgenaidi and Ameena Jandali, the panels will also feature...

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Muslims with Mormons, Jews, and Buddhists – This is America.

Published Scholarly Articles and Editorials by ING The Way We Talk About Muslim Women Is All Wrong, Says ING Communications Manager For Women’s History Month, ING Communications Manager Tim Brauhn authored an article for Patheos AltMuslim where he expresses concern that over-focusing on Muslim women “superheroes” causes us to ignore millions of “normal” Muslim women around the world:...

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Support Your Muslim Child/Student | ING Speaks at Shabbat

NEW! Muslim Parent Webinar: Supporting Your Child in School About thirty minutes long and split into two parts for easy viewing, the webinar covers challenges of Muslim students and how parents can support their children in these difficult times. The presenters are ING’s Content Director Ameena Jandali and INGYouth Coordinator Ishaq Pathan. This webinar includes...

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New Webinar on Interfaith 101 | Travel Ban 2.0 | Women’s March

International Women’s Day March in San Jose Features ING Speaker Sobia Sultan, MD Dr. Sobia Sultan, a pediatrician and member of ING’s Islamic Speakers Bureau, presented remarks at the “Day Without A Woman” rally at San Jose City Hall on Wednesday, March 8th. The event was held in conjunction with International Women’s Day. At ING, we...

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Muslims and Jews Unite | Ash Wednesday

Muslims and Jews Unite Amid Tense Political Environment Over 300 Bay Area Muslims and Jews representing two dozen synagogues, mosques, and non-profits gathered on Sunday, February 26th at Peninsula Temple Sholom in Burlingame. They came to stand together against religious bigotry and, more importantly, stand up for each other in the face of rising Islamophobia...

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