Rami Nashashibi at Roundtable with President Obama

During his first visit to a mosque in the United States, President Barack Obama met privately with a dozen prominent Muslim Americans. Executive Director Rami Nashashibi was at the table, sharing updates and reflections about IMAN and highlighting Muslim Americans’ contributions to the betterment of society. Read more.

Residents, Media Tour MLK Memorial

This past Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, local families, community activists and elected officials came together for IMAN’s annual MLK Commemorative Luncheon. After enjoying good food and great company, guests were given a special tour of the workspace where the historic Martin Luther King Jr. Living Memorial is being constructed. Read More

IMAN’s Roots Spread to ATL

IMAN is pleased to announce the IMAN Atlanta Project. This project comes after several years of working closely with leaders in Atlanta and successfully training local community organizers. The Atlanta team will serve under the leadership of Mansoor Sabree, who is IMAN’s first Regional Community Organizer. Read more

New Bill Works to ‘Remove Invisible Bars’

IMAN Green ReEntry Residence Coordinator Michael Nasir Blackwell works diligently to maintain a peaceful, safe environment for brothers to learn, earn and grow spiritually after their release from prison. He was shocked to find out that a parole technicality currently on the books in Illinois could put him at risk of being sent back to prison. Read More


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