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08 29 11

ICNA Relief: $100,000 for Hurricane Irene Victims

JAMAICA, New York (August 28, 2011) – The ICNA Relief Head Office unveiled a broad plan in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene today, that includes establishing a $100,000 Disaster Response Fund for families impacted by hurricane Irene.
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08 28 11

Islamic charity, with a Cape Verdean flavor

Back-to-school cookout fosters cultural dialogue


August 28, 2011|By Mary Carmichael, Globe Staff


All yesterday afternoon, people kept offering to get Malika Rushdan some lunch. After all, she was at a cookout.


“Sorry,’’ she told them again and again. “I’m fasting.’’


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08 27 11

Hurricane Irene: Be Prepared


ICNA Relief is setting up several points along the East Coast to support its disaster response efforts. More details are expected soon. Please be prepared using the following hurricane advisory:


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08 26 11

Protested Islamic group gives away 400 backpacks


By ERIC CARPENTER, 2011-08-23


ANAHEIM – Leaders of the Islamic relief organization that drew protests at a fundraiser in Yorba Linda last winter say they are using some of the money raised to give back to the local community during Ramadan.


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08 26 11

Islamic Society gives out packs


Aug. 20, 2011, Delaware


The Islamic Society of Delaware Saturday joined Muslim groups across the country in giving out backpacks “to help the community in this hard economy,” spokesman Ali Khan said.


More than 300 supply-loaded packs were given first-come, first-served while the quickly dwindling supply lasted at the society center at 28 Salem Church Road, Ogletown.


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08 11 11

ICNA Relief Receives Disaster Response Truck from APPNA

JAMAICA, New York (August 11, 2011) – In a press release issued today, ICNA Relief, a division of the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), thanked APPNA (The Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent in North America) for their charitable contribution to the organization.
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08 10 11

Houston Muslims help needy families prepare for school


HOUSTON (KTRK) — Houston-area Muslims are uniting this weekend to help needy families in the community get prepped for the start of the school year.


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08 10 11

Ramadan: Time of reflection, prayer, fasting


By Barb Randall


The Lake Oswego Review, Aug 4, 2011


Muslims around the world are observing Ramadan. They do not eat or drink from sunup to sundown. The foods pictured above would be commonly served in the evening meal.


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08 8 11

Generosidad del Ramadán toca a niños hispanos

Mezquita regala útiles escolares a decenas de niños hispanos de El Bronx
La generosidad es uno de los deberes del musulmán y más en el mes del ramadán. Cumpliendo con este pilar de su religión, jóvenes del MAS-UNY Bronx Muslim Center regalaron cerca de 350 mochilas con materiales escolares a estudiantes de El Bronx, en su mayoría hispanos.
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07 28 11

ICNA Relief to Give Away School Supplies Across U.S.

JAMAICA, New York (July 27, 2011) – The Islamic Circle of North America invites you to participate with ICNA Relief in its annual Back-2-School Giveaway, a project created to meet the needs of families across the United States.
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06 21 11

Support Joplin Relief Efforts – ICNA President


(JOPLIN, MO, 6/13/11) — While visiting tornado hit Joplin, Dr. Zahid Bukhari made an appeal to the American Muslim community to help fellow citizens in need by supporting ICNA Relief.


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05 25 11

Deadly Tornadoes Strike. ICNA Relief Provides Help.


JOPLIN, MO (May 25, 2011) – The deadliest single twister in the US since 1947 hit Joplin, Missouri on Sunday. ICNA Relief’s disaster response team begins distributing truck load of basic supplies to the victims.


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05 11 11

For Some, Helping With Disaster Relief Is Not Just Aid, It’s a Calling




RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Some couples spend retirement playing the nation’s best golf courses or hopping cruise ships. Not Marteen and Wiley Blankenship. They collect disasters the way other retirees collect passport stamps.


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05 6 11

American Muslims Provide Relief After Storms- NY Times


By Staff Writer


Birmingham, Alabama (May 6, 2011) – In the aftermath of the worst tornadoes to hit the United States since the Great Depression, hundreds of Southerners are dead and thousands of their homeless neighbors are left gaping at the rubble. American Muslim organization ICNA Relief is on the ground, offering a helping hand to victims as they begin to piece their lives back together after the devastating storms.


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04 29 11

ICNA Saddened by Death & Destruction Caused by Storms

JAMAICA, New York (April 29, 2011) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) is deeply saddened by the wave of destruction caused by tornados and storms across the South in recent weeks. Nearly 300 are confirmed dead, and thousands more injured and homeless after a series of devastating storms hit numerous states.
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04 8 11

ICNA S. California Thanks Community for Support

LOS ANGELES, California (April 3, 2011) – Nearly 700 people attended the seventh annual fundraiser by WhyIslam, an Islamic Circle of North America project, on Saturday, April 2, 2011. The night centered on Islamophobia and importance of rising up to the challenge.
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03 3 11

Hateful Protests Undermine American Values

By Waqas Syed
Irvine, California (March 3, 2011) – Hateful protests recently held against the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Relief fundraising dinner shed light on growing Islamophobia in our country and the participation of elected officials in this frightening trend. Read more

02 15 11

ICNA Relief Thanks Community & Local Officials

LOS ANGELES, California (February 15, 2011) – In a press release issued today ICNA Relief thanked the Southern California community for its support of their fundraising dinner in Yorba Linda, Orange County, California on Sunday night.
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02 10 11

ICNA Appeals to Muslim Community Against Hate

LOS ANGELES, California (February 10, 2011) – ICNA Relief is pleased to announce its 2nd annual fund raising dinner at the Yorba Linda Community Center in Yorba Linda, CA this Sunday, February 13. The theme of the evening is “Our Responsibility towards Our Neighbors: An Islamic Perspective.”
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02 9 11

Tariq Ramadan’s Talk at ICNA CSJ Banquet, Dec 2010


ICNA TV today released the video of the full speech by Prof. Tariq Ramadan at the First Annual Banquet and Fundraiser for ICNA Council for Social Justice held on 12/24/2010 at Washington DC.


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