Tagged ‘Ramadan’

Eid Mubarak!

The CAIR-Chicago team wishes you a joyful and blessed Eid!

URGENT- Volunteers Needed

Ramadan outreach to the local mosques the second most important fundraising effort following our annual banquet where volunteers assist in the holy month’s fundraising efforts.

Welcoming Ramadan 2014 with The Dialogue Initiative

For the upcoming month of Ramadan, CAIR-Chicago interns will launch a new short series entitled, A Dialogue Initiative.

SAVE THE DATE: 6th Annual Taste of Ramadan on July 17th

The staff and board of CAIR-Chicago would like to invite you to our sixth annual “Taste of Ramadan,” which is set to take place this summer at our new, centrally located downtown office. There is a $5 suggested donation at the door.

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.