PA Muslims to Address Objections to Voting at Mosque

CAIR-Philly, Islamic Leaders to Issue Call for Interfaith Unity (PHILADELPHIA, PA, 11/18/05) On Monday, November 21, representatives of the Philadelphia office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Philly) and the Lehigh Valley Muslim community will hold a news conference in Whitehall, PA., to call for interfaith unity after some voters

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“What it Means to be an American” Teacher Training Workshop

CAIR-Philly will be joining the Philadelphia chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) to present at a national, day-long teacher training workshop entitled, “What it Means to be an American.” CAIR-Philly panelist, Iftekhar Hussain will share accounts of the American Muslim community’s experiences following September 11, and the impact

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U.S. Muslims Urged to Help, Pray for S. Asia Quake Victims

(PHILADELPHIA, PA, 10/10/05) – CAIR-Philly today called on American Muslims and other people of conscience in the Delaware Valley to help the victims of Saturday’s massive earthquake in South Asia. The Philadelphia chapter of the Islamic civil rights and advocacy group asked those wishing to offer earthquake relief to contact

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CAIR-Philly ‘Sharing Ramadan’ Initiative Encourages Outreach

Fast-breaking events designed to enhance understanding of Islam (Philadelphia, PA, 10/09/2005) – The Philadelphia Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Philly) recently launched its annual “Sharing Ramadan” outreach effort designed to enhance understanding of Islam and to help Americans of all faiths meet their Muslims neighbors by taking part

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CAIR-Philly Offers Ten-Part Historical Islam Course

(PHILADELPHIA, PA, 9/23/05) – The Philadelphia office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Philly) is pleased to announce a class that it will offer at the Foundation for Islamic Education entitled “Understanding Islam & Muslims through History and Jurisprudence.” This course will approach Islam from a historical and jurisprudence perspective,

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