Tagged ‘Ramadan’

Voice of America: Chicago Muslims host ‘Taste of Ramadan’

Voice of America-Bahasa Indonesia wrote about CAIR-Chicago’s fifth annual ‘Taste of Chicago’ on July 17, providing iftar to 300 people at CAIR-Chicago’s office in downtown Chicago.

Yahala Voice: Gerald Hankerson interview about “Taste of Ramadan”

Check out this interview with Outreach Coordinator Gerald Hankerson and Yahala Voice about the “Taste of Ramadan” Iftar.

Chicago Sun-Times: Holy month unites Chicago Muslims

Chicago Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg profiles Chicago’s diverse Muslim community in time for the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan.

RSVP for CAIR-Chicago’s 5th Annual “Taste of Ramadan” Iftar

RSVP and join CAIR-Chicago for its festive “Taste of Ramadan” iftar on July 17th, 2013.

The Prison Project: Long overdue Eid ul Fitr celebration for Muslim inmates

Thanks to the efforts of a group of dedicated volunteers from the Bridgeview and Chicago Muslim community who collaborated with the CAIR-Chicago Prison Project, the inmates had a much needed Eid ul Fitr celebration after fasting during the month of Ramadan. A collaboration of community members and CAIR-Chicago teamed up to give Muslim inmates a Eid they would remember.

VIDEO: CBS 2 – CAIR-Chicago calls grave desecration hateful

CAIR-Chicago Communications Coordinator, Aymen Abdel Halim, speaks to CBS 2 reporter Kris Guiterrez about the hateful graffiti that was found on a Muslim man’s grave in an Evergreen Park, Ill. cemetery.

VIDEO: NBC 5 – CAIR-Chicago responds to hateful graffiti on Muslim grave

Aymen Abdel Halim, Communications Coordinator for CAIR-Chicago, speaks to NBC 5 reporter Sharon Wright, about how hate and Islamophobia has contributed to the vandalism of a Muslim man’s grave.

VIDEO: Fox 32 – Muslim grave site desecrated, CAIR-Chicago responds

CAIR-Chicago Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab, speaks out against anti-Muslim rhetoric which has contributed to hate crimes against Muslims.

VIDEO: CBS 2 – Hate graffiti found at Illinois Muslim grave site

CAIR-Chicago Communications Coordinator, Aymen Abdel Halim, speaks to CBS 2 reporter Dorothy Tucker about a Muslim grave that was desecrated in Evergreen Park, Ill.

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