Rami Nashashibi Named 2017 MacArthur Fellow

In the midst of IMAN’s 20th year, Executive Director Rami Nashashibi was awarded the prestigious MacArthur Foundation Fellowship (aka the “Genius Grant”) on October 11, 2017. This honor serves as a powerful validation of IMAN’s model and transformative Muslim-led work in urban communities.

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