https://facebook.com/ICNA https://youtube.com/ICNA
In The Name of Allah, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful
Home : About ICNA : Chapter Locator : Contact Us

In Year of Anti-Muslim Vitriol, Brands Promote Inclusion

By SAPNA MAHESHWARI, NY Times
 
A Microsoft commercial, “Spread Harmony,” was one of several recent ads from major American brands that prominently featured everyday Muslims.
 
The gentle piano music starts as the doorbell chimes. A white-haired Christian pastor greets his friend, a Muslim imam, and the two converse and laugh over a cup of tea, wincing about their creaky knees as they prepare to part ways.
Read more

 

Time To Publicize Muslim Good Deeds

By Anne Foy, For ICNA.org
 
It won’t have escaped anyone’s notice that there’s a pervasive and very worrying narrative about Muslims playing out in the USA at the moment. These are troubled times for the nation – indeed, for the world as a whole – and Muslims are all too often finding ourselves caught in the epicenter of this modern maelstrom.
Read more

 

ICNA Houston Launches an Outreach Campaign

 
—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—
 
HOUSTON, Texas (January 11, 2017) – The Islamic Circle of North America’s (ICNA) Houston Chapter plans to reach out to the Super Bowl fans this year with a campaign for greater understanding of the community and its faith.
Read more

 

Javaid Siddiqi Elected as New ICNA President

 
—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—
 
JAMAICA, New York (January 01, 2017) – In a press release issued today, the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) National Election Committee announced that Mr. Javaid Siddiqi has been elected as president of ICNA for the 2017-2018 term.

Read more

 

ICNA CSJ welcomes dismantling of NSEERS

​​ 
-—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—-
 
Washington D.C. (Dec. 23, 2016) – ​ICNA Council for Social Justice (CSJ) welcomes President Barack Obama’s ending of the National Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS) program. This post 9/11 registry program required certain people from 25 countries to register with the federal government and check in for follow-ups.
Read more

 
 
Click here to donate

 
 

Newsroom: Top News

 
 

Argentina’s Muslim Minority

By Vincent Lofaso, Research Associate at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs
 
Muslim minorities in Latin America have received considerably less attention than comparable communities in Europe or in the United States. Islam is a growing religion in Latin America, and policy makers have yet to recognize this trend. According to the Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA), approximately 2 percent of Argentines, for example, profess Islam as their primary faith.[i]
Read more

 
 
 
 

Norman Muslims: ‘We are part of the community’

By Joy Hampton, Senior Staff Writer, The Norman Transcript
 
Once a month, clients dining at Food and Shelter get lunch with a Middle Eastern twist. The first Friday of the month, the Islamic Society of Norman serves food provided from an area restaurant as part of a spiritual belief in service to the community.
Read more

 
 
 
 

Signs From God

Billboard evangelists are decorating America in their image — and 2016 was their biggest year yet. That’s probably not a good sign.
 
by Ann-Derrick Gaillot, Photography by Adam Pape
 
One sunny afternoon in June 2005, Jess Gollish was driving south down a Michigan highway when she suddenly lost control of her car. It was her 21st birthday and she was on her way to celebrate with friends.
Read more

 
 
Go now to the Newsroom

Blog: Latest Post

 

ICNA deplores civilian deaths in Berlin truck incident

 

Category:Press Release

​​ 
-—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—-
 
NEW YORK, NY (Dec. 19, 2016) – ​The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) deplores the truck incident in a Christmas market in central Berlin, Germany last night.
Read more

 
 

USCMO: Stop Aleppo genocide & protect civilians

 

Category:Press Release, USCMO

 
(WASHINGTON DC 12/14/2016) – The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), a coalition of several leading national and local Muslim organizations and institutions, denounces the joint Syrian, Russian and Iranian attack on the city of Aleppo and the imminent danger to the lives of the 150,000 civilians that are confined to two districts.
Read more

 
 

ICNA urges immediate int’l intervention in Aleppo

 

Category:Press Release

​​ 
-—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—-
 
NEW YORK, NY (Dec. 14, 2016) – Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) today called on the international community to intervene immediately to halt “reported massacres” in the Syrian city of Aleppo.
Read more