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ICNA-MAS convention now in DC: Easter Weekend, April 19

ICNA-MAS convention now in DC: Easter Weekend, April 19

(WASHINGTON D.C., JAN 11 2019) – The 44th Annual ICNA-MAS Convention 2019 will be held on Easter weekend, April 19-21, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. The convention theme will be “Healing Humanity: Lessons from Islam.” Last...
Worldwide search for rare blood type to help child

Worldwide search for rare blood type to help child

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A worldwide search for a rare type of blood to help a Florida girl battling cancer made its way to New York City on Saturday. Two-year-old Zainab Mughal is from Miami, and she needs constant blood transfusions to treat neuroblastoma. Her blood...
Local doctor helping Rohingya Muslim refugees

Local doctor helping Rohingya Muslim refugees

BY CHRISTINA WALDNER, JAN 3, 2019   The horrors Airdrie-based family physician Dr. Fozia Alvi saw and heard of during her humanitarian missions to refugee camps in Bangladesh in 2017 and 2018, will forever be with her. Most of those reaching the refugee camps are...