“Path To Restoration” Bill Introduced in IL Senate

After months of organizing at the grassroots levels and throughout the halls of the state capitol, IMAN’s latest legislative push was formalized as Senate Bill 3489: the Path to Restoration Bill. This crucial bill proposes a set of amendments to Illinois’ registry tracking individuals convicted of violent crimes against youth. Read More

New ATL Green ReEntry Cohort Takes Root

“We are a team. One unit, and one chain. We succeed by strengthening each other.” Antonio Jasper, 25, and Ishmael Tillery, 21, recite these powerful words every day alongside their eight fellow Atlanta Green ReEntry cohort members. Currently living in a transitional home after completing his prison sentence, Antonio heard about Green ReEntry from a mentor. Read More

Local Seniors Learn Self-Defense

This month’s Senior Wellness Luncheon hosted by the Health Center, focused on providing senior citizens with ways to protect themselves in dangerous situations. Ramy Daoud, owner and head coach of Phoenix Sports Empire in Naperville, introduced the seniors to basic self-defense techniques during the hour-long session. Read More

Grassroots Power Hour | Every Tuesday at 5:30 pm

Join us for the final Grassroots Power Hours of 2017, as residents and leaders gather to organize around critical issues including criminal justice reform and food justice. Each session starts with a free community dinner at 5:30 pm. Be there this Tuesday! Learn 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