Community Statements

ING Ranks #1, Expanding Reach

ING Ranks #1 on Google Searches for Frequently Asked Questions about Islam and Muslims We’re pleased to report that ING now ranks #1 on Google searches for terms associated with Frequently Asked Questions about Islam and Muslims. You can find answers here to all our FAQs, which are actual questions that our staff and volunteers...

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Our Impact Extends With Every Audience

Our Impact Extends With Every Audience Since the elections, ING has been the go-to organization for presentations about Islam and Muslims, interfaith panels, training seminars, start-up dialogue groups, interfaith partnerships and even Quran-Bible study groups! It’s been a whirlwind of activity that speaks to the urgent need for learning about Muslims and their faith and...

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Videos of ING Speakers at Unity Rally Protesting Anti-Muslim Hate

ING and 130 Local Organizations Hold Unity Rally in San Jose to Support Muslims and Resist Hate On Saturday, June 10th, ING staff members and volunteer speakers attended a massive Unity Rally in San Jose to support American Muslims and push back against voices of hatred and division who promoted anti-Muslim marches across the country....

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Bay Area Statement Against Hate

Residents of the San Francisco Bay Area benefit from both individuals and institutions whose faith motivates them to provide food to the hungry, shelter to the needy, inexpensive or free health care, and other humanitarian services. Our history includes episodes of injustice and harmful conduct based on ethnicity, race, and nationality, but also a strong...

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ING and Partners Launch Summer Campaign to Know Your Neighbor

ING and Partners Launch Summer Campaign to Know Your Neighbor In two back-to-back calls today with reporters from across the country, ING with its affiliates and interfaith partners launched the Know Your Neighbor Summer Campaign, an effort of compassionate resistance against increasing polarization in the country along political, religious, and cultural divisions. If left unchecked,...

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[VIDEO] Certified Muslim Youth Speakers by ING

Newly-Certified INGYouth Speakers After joining ING a year ago, I set out to certify Muslim youth speakers who could supplement education about Islam and Muslims in their schools by responding to difficult questions about their faith. Certification would give them the confidence and knowledge to join in on classroom conversations about Islam, especially after sensational...

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Lessons from Portland and Manchester: Our Work Is Not Done

Our Work Is Not Done Recent attacks in Portland, Oregon and Manchester, England teach us that bigotry can be deadly and that terrorism has no religion. In Portland, three people riding the light rail home intervened to defend an African-American woman and her Muslim friend wearing a hijab (both of them teenagers) against a man...

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Now Available Online: Publicly Accessible Presentations from ING

New Publicly Accessible Content for Interfaith Presentations and Personal Learning: “Getting to Know American Muslims and Their Faith” Because of increased public interest in learning about Islam, as well as requests from Muslim presenters and spokespeople for our content, we are pleased to make available online for public access an abbreviated version of ING’s presentation...

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Ramadan Mubarak from all of us at ING

From L to R: Maha Elgenaidi, Ameena Jandali, Ishaq Pathan, Fattin Wekselman, Kate Chance, Hank Millstein, Tim Brauhn, Paky ElHossamy. Not pictured: Hind Ghandour, Aaron Choy, Steve Cohen. www.ing.org/staff Wishing all those who are observing Ramadan a blessed month to you and your families! — From all of us at ING Saturday, May 27th marks the...

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Summer Youth Internships | Ramadan Tips for Workplaces and Schools

Special Opportunities for High School and Undergraduate Students ING Summer Internships With Stipends Applications Due June 9th This year, the ING internship program is offering opportunities for high school (as young as 14 years of age) and undergraduate students up to age 25. We are currently recruiting for our INGYouth and INGInterfaith programs. Applications will...

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