IMAN in Print and Online News

March 2020Foundations, nonprofits act swiftly to contend with the coronavirus Chicago Sun-Times

March 2020Community Organizations Working to Push Forward During COVID Crisis ABC 7, WLS

March 2020Already Fighting One Public Health Crisis, Chicago’s Gun Violence Interrupters Take on Coronavirus The Trace

March 2020Community Health Centers Determined To Fight Virus Despite Limited Supplies CBS News

March 2020Englewood Fresh Market Will Bring Locally Sourced Produce And Ready-To-Eat Meals To 63rd Street Block Club Chicago

February 2020Chicago Re-Entry Program Rebuilds Lives with Hands-On Training ABC 7, WLS

February 2020Neighbors and Activists Broke Ground in Englewood on Go Green On Racine Initiative

February 2020Chicago Prize Finalist Go Green on Racine: An Englewood Rising Project
Reset, WBEZ

October 2019Closing The Gap: A Closer Look At Chicago’s Health Disparity
Reset, WBEZ

October 2019Getting To Yes, And
Second City Podcast

September 2019City gardens, public produce stands ease ‘food desert’ woes
Associated Press

September 2019IMAN Opens Housing Complex on the West Side
WAGA, Fox 5-Atlanta

August 2019What To Do On A Summer Weekend Night? Try Welding

August 2019Southwest Side Bungalow Provides Shelter from Street Violence
Chicago Tonight, WTTW

August 2019IMAN Green ReEntry Safehousing
Chicago Tribune

August 2019Muslims Helping Ex-Prisoners
Muslim Vibe

July 2019 Report: Stable Housing For Former Prisoners Could Save Illinois $100 Million Per Year

July 2019 IMAN Executive Director Throws Cubs’ First Pitch
Chicago Tribune

June 2019‘Provide The Infrastructure And Magic Happens’: A Holistic Approach To Reducing Recidivism
WBEZ-Morning Shift

May 2019 Using faith to bridge differences and serve underserved neighborhoods

April 2019 ‘I always thought I’d be a statistic’: South Side program helps men rebuild after prison
Chicago Tribune

March 2019 ‘Green ReEntry’ Program Seeks To Reduce Recidivism By Getting Formerly Incarcerated Work Experience

September 2018 Reflections on the Hajj and the Challenges that Face Chicago
Worldview, WBEZ

June 2018 Getting Proximate to Pain, and Holding to the Power of Love
On Being

June 2018 Refresh the Hood, Muslim Non-Profit Helps Bring Healthier Options Into Corner Stores
Now This
May 10, 2018 Want a more equitable city? Try food-oriented design

May 2018 How Muslims, Often Misunderstood, Are Thriving in America
National Geopgraphic

April 12, 2018 In Chicago, A Muslim Non-Profit Is Engaging The Community Through Activism

February 19, 2018 How to stop the Chicago massacre
Washington Post

January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. art installation to commemorate Marquette Park march
Chicago Tribune

December 17, 2015 Study: Faith-based community organizations can boost Muslim civic engagement, quality of life
IU Bloomington Newsroom

December 16, 2015 Connecting The Dots- Muslims and Social Justice in Southern California

October 17, 2015 Religious leaders told to use moral authority to fight greed and poverty
Deseret News

September 21, 2015 The Trouble with Our Criminal Justice System
The Islamic Monthly

August 8, 2015 Access to healthier choices can mean healthier living
Chicago Tribune

June 23, 2015 Chicago claims progress in making banks pay for vacant buildings
The Chicago Reporter

February 16, 2015 The conversation Muslims need to have
Chicago Tribune

January 6, 2015 Connecting Muslim-Americans to Health Insurance
Huffington Post

November 14, 2014 Building Bridges Where Needed on Chicago’s South Side
The New York Times

January 12, 2014 The marriage of faith and activism in inner-city Chicago
The Toronto Star

October 1, 2013 Food deserts in the US
Al Jazeera America

February 16, 2013 – From The Inner City: Leading A New Generation Of Muslim Americans
National Public Radio

February 7, 2013 – Dispatch from Chicago: Stop the Violence…But How?

February 6, 2013 – Muslims build renaissance in Chicago

February 5, 2013 – Chicago is ground zero in U.S. Muslim renaissance
The Washington Post

December 17, 2012 Muslim Americans Bridging Communities Through Art and Music
Center for American Progress

December 9, 2012 Food Justice and the American Muslim Community
The American Muslim

July 31, 2012 Lupe Fiasco feeds Chicagoans in food deserts

February 23, 2012 Corner stores to become oases in food deserts?

2012Best Affordable Medical Care
Chicago Reader

November, 2011 Breakin’ it with qawwali: Lal meri pat, hip-hop style
The Express Tribune with the International Herald Tribune

May, 2011“Unity” Redistricting Map – Minority Communities United Behind One Map
Hispanic News in Chicago

March, 2011Setting the Record Straight on Sharia: An Interview with Intisar Rabb
Center for American Progress

February, 2011Why I Drag My Family to Community Café

September/October, 2010Transforming Culture: For Social Change, An Organizer Turns His Attention To Art
The Chicago Reporter

October 6, 2010Connecting Volunteerism with Spirituality on Chicago Streets

August 27, 2010Re-entry program gives Muslims second, green chance
Chicago Tribune

June 20, 2010Muslim liquor store owners get help with moral dilemma
Chicago Tribune

April 24, 2010A “Browning” of Islam in America

April 24, 2010Funeral held for 2 victims of Marquette Park Shootings
Chicago Tribune

April 16, 2010Using an Islamic View to Forge Connections
New York Times

April 15, 2010Fighting the Food Justice Fight, One Veggie at a Time
The Root

January 29, 2010The Washington Post: Muslims in America: A celebration
Huffington Post

January 29, 2010A Faith-driven Renaissance: Performers Highlight Muslim Art and Culture
The Indypendent

January 27, 2010Muslims Helping Haiti
Huffington Post

January 26th, 2010Allah at the Apollo: Islamic Cultural Renaissance Finds Roots
The Defenders Online (NAACP)

January 25, 2010IMAN Rocks the Apollo in Harlem, with Mos Def, Outlandish and More
Elan Magazine

April 24, 2009In Harlem, Reaching Out to Muslims Through Hip-Hop
New York Times

April 2, 2009Obama’s Rabbi
New York Times

2009Muslims Seeking Greater Influence
Chicago Tribune

Fall 2009“Success Stories from 14 Alumni under 40”
DePaul Magazine