#Streets2016 Only 6 Weeks Away!

The buzz around your favorite urban international festival is certainly growing! This summer’s Takin’ It to the Streets features globally acclaimed artists Rakim, Yuna, Brother Ali, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Danay Suarez and more, all taking the stage on Saturday, August 6 at Chicago’s Marquette Park. See you in the front row! Visit IMANStreets.org for the latest ‘Streets news!

Show Me, Don’t Tell Me

Many of our Muslim organizations and leaders (IMAN included) naturally responded with unequivocal condemnations of the recent events in Orlando and heartfelt condolences for the victims and their families. Yet, it often feels that such statements fall on deaf ears. The fact is that most of us would prefer to be shown rather than told what the “real” expression of our faith looks like in action. Read More

Katie & Ramadan

Katie Marciniak got her start with us during last year’s Fresh Beats & Eats Farmers’ Market. Along with other leaders and staff, she ran organic produce stands and engaged residents around healthy eating habits. As a performer, planner and ambassador for Fresh Expressions—our grassroots, youth open mic program—Katie quickly became a mainstay at IMAN. Read More

2016 Ramadan Drive

Ramadan Mubarak! We sincerely pray that the tremendous blessings and beauty of Ramadan be with you and your loved ones during every minute of this sacred month. We greatly appreciate the contributions of all our supporters, and ask the Most High to make us worthy of your continued support. Note: Donations to our 2016 Ramadan Drive are calculated at the end of each day. Read More


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