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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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Past Events – March 2020

In fulfillment of ING’s mission of promoting peace among all by fostering a deeper, more nuanced understanding of Muslims and other faith-based, racial/ethnic, and cultural communities, through teaching, learning, and engaging across differences, here are highlights of prominent events during this month. Interfaith Speakers Bureau (IFSB) Events 3/31: Spirituality in a Time of Crisis: Reflecting...

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Reflections on COVID-19 | Volunteering | Resources

Contents: Statement from the ING Executive Director Volunteering Opportunities ING Resources From the Executive Director What an interesting time we live in! It is astonishing to me how something as miniscule as the COVID-19 virus, which is visible only through an electron microscope, can turn our world upside down as it has. As a Muslim,...

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Your teens in Summer | Your investments in Feb | Upcoming Events

Your Investments in ING at Work Click cc on the bottom of the video to read the captions. Click here to view feedback from a school teacher and an ING speaker after a series of assemblies at a school supplementing the study of the history of Islam and responding to questions from students on current...

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Past Events – February 2020

In fulfillment of ING’s mission of promoting peace among all by fostering a deeper, more nuanced understanding of Muslims and other faith-based, racial/ethnic, and cultural communities, through teaching, learning, and engaging across differences, here are highlights of prominent events during this month. Intercultural Speakers Bureau (ICSB) Events 2/21: Creating Inclusive and Equitable Communities in Oakland...

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