Register for IMAN Community Organizing Training!

Want to create positive change in your communities? Inspired by IMAN’s work? Then register today for our two-day Community Organizing Training to deepen your understanding of IMAN’s organizing philosophy and strategies. Join us August 12-13 at the Catholic Theological Union in Hyde Park. Click Here to register!

IMAN Featured on PBS Newshour

IMAN’s holistic inner-city model of health, wellness and healing was featured in a recent nationally televised story on PBS Newshour. Amid today’s all-consuming and often spiritually draining news cycle, we pray that this glimpse into our week lifts up the transformative and life-affirming message of our tradition. Watch Here!

Rami Nashashibi’s CBC Radio Interview

Executive Director Rami Nashashibi sat down for an extended interview with Mary Hynes of Canada’s CBC Radio to discuss IMAN’s work, challenging misrepresentations of Chicagoans, and creating beauty on the city’s South Side. He also shared a playlist of his favorite music, capturing the empowering spirituality found within hip-hop culture. Listen Here!

Trump’s Forgotten Muslims & Terror–Fighting Back

While many across the US were celebrating the legacy of Malcolm X, President Trump’s speech in Saudi Arabia ironically—or conveniently—omitted the historic and dynamic role of Muslims in America. The effects of this omission were exacerbated by the recent horrific attacks in Manchester, London, and other cities carried out by violent extremists determined to perpetuate the false perception that Muslims are agents of terror and barbarity. Read More


IMAN is a community organization that fosters health, wellness and healing in the inner-city by organizing for social change, cultivating the arts and operating a holistic health center. Learn more about IMAN