So Cal

L.A.’s Muslim Month

Recognizing Muslim American community’s contributions and rich heritage, Los Angeles city council has declared July 2014 as Muslim American Heritage Month, a decision widely welcomed by the Muslim community.

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July 3, 2014

NewGround: The Story of A Great Success

The mission of NewGround was to bring Muslim and Jewish Angelenos together to form personal relationships that lead to understanding of the other.

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January 30, 2014

The Story of Humanitarian Day

ILM is the Arabic word for knowledge and is also an acronym for intellect, love, and mercy. Many programs have sprung from the fountain of ILM. One of the most important is Humanitarian Day, a project coordinated by of the Coalition to Preserve Human Dignity (CPHD).

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July 19, 2012

A Successful KinderUSA Event

KinderUSA held a highly successful banquet/fundraiser this past Saturday evening at the Long Beach Hilton in Long Beach, Ca.

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May 10, 2012

Event for the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund

The Southern California chapter of the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund (PCRF) cordially invites the community to a banquet on May 26th

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April 5, 2012

Huda’s Dream

A little over a year ago the PCRF entered into a new field – the field of pediatric oncology.

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February 2, 2012

Community News (V13-I42)

Community news (V13-I42): Camden NJ, Charolette NC, Austin TX, San Diego CA,

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October 13, 2011

KinderUSA Annual Banquet

This past Saturday evening KinderUSA held its annual fundraising banquet event, a successful and educational presentation, in Universal City, Ca. The event was titled: “Supporting our Children: The Seeds of the Future”.

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July 28, 2011

Leadership Summit Summer 2011

With Islamophobia rampant in the United States, programs and people to combat it are essential.

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July 14, 2011

Palestine Children’s Relief Fund Event

While may organizations attempt to address at least some of these needs, the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund works with the most helpless victims of the turmoil there – the children.

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April 14, 2011

Muslim Student’s Association Conference

The West Coast branch of the Muslim Student’s Association (MSAWest) held its 13th annual conference on the grounds of UCLA in Los Angeles this past weekend.

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January 20, 2011

Address on Right to Education

Of the many cruelties that the Israeli occupation has imposed on the people of Palestine, the most severe may be its serious interference in the right of Palestinian children to an education at virtually every level of study…

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December 2, 2010

Haneen Zoabi Address

Haneen Zoabi spoke to an overflow audience in La Mirada, Ca. this past weekend under the sponsorship of the Palestine American Women’s Association (PAWA). She was introduced by Muna Coobtee who represented PAWA and stood at the podium before a banner which read: “A Salute to our Heroes in Gaza”.

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November 11, 2010

Community News (V12-I44)

Mahmud Huq, MTBC / Long Island Muslims worry after vandal attacks / Temecula mosque finds broad support / Muslim trucker settles lawsuit with company / St. Louis students raise funds for Pakistan flood relief

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October 28, 2010

Community Flood Relief

With entire regions recovering from the floods that swept from the Indus river in July, Muslims in the United States have been scrambling to provide relief to their beleaguered brothers and sisters in the Swat valley.

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October 7, 2010

KinderUSA Annual Community Iftar

KinderUSA held a successful annual Ramadan Community Iftar this past Saturday evening in Los Angeles at the Omar Ibn Al Khattab Foundation. The event was for the children of Palestine and was titled: “Nurturing Children, Supporting Farmers, This Ramadan and Beyond”.

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September 2, 2010

Muslim Americans for Palestine Event

In December of 2009, as the world observed the first anniversary of Operation Cast Lead and the devastation wrought then by Israeli forces on an already beleaguered land, a new organization pledged to help Palestine was introduced to the public.

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March 4, 2010

Muslim American Convention

The Muslim American Society (MAS) held its 13th Annual Regional Convention this past weekend in Los Angeles, Ca.

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January 4, 2010

Standing with Gaza

Residents of Southern California, outraged by the situation in Gaza and by the reluctance of national and local figures in government and the media to condemn Israel for its barbarity, participated in a massive demonstration and attended two successful fund raisers this past weekend.

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January 15, 2009

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