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The last day for early voting in the runoff election is this Saturday, April 4

April 1, 2015

Saturday, April 4 is the last day for early voting in the runoff election between Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia and Rahm Emanuel for mayor of the City of Chicago. Voting is for Chicago city residents only. Early voting locations can be found in this PDF.

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The Rights and Wrongs of Islamic Reform

April 1, 2015

By Dr. Mohammed Kaiseruddin, CIOGC Chairman

“Rethinking Islamic Reform” was the topic of presentations by Shiekh Hamza Yusuf and Professor Tariq Ramadan at a panel at the prestigious Oxford University in London three years ago.

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CIOGC prepares for 7th annual Illinois Muslim Action Day, April 29

March 26, 2015

CIOGC will hold its 7th annual Illinois Muslim Action Day at the state capitol on Wednesday, April 29 for a day of advocacy and civic engagement. The event will begin with a breakfast at the Mansion View Inn (529 S. Fourth Street, Springfield) where dozens of state legislators will meet and greet with nearly 100 Muslim community leaders.

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Communications Director speaks on Islam and Muslims at Carthage College

March 25, 2015

In the wake of heightened hate crimes and attacks against Muslims, the Islamic Awareness Association of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin invited CIOGC Communications Director Aymen Abdel Halim to speak on Islam and Muslims and discuss Islamophobia and ways to counter it.

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CIOGC HR emphasizes Imam trainings on abuse and harassment

March 19, 2015

A CIOGC House of Representatives meeting was graciously hosted by the Islamic Center of Wheaton (ICW) on Saturday, March 14 where a motion was passed to conduct a training for Imams on the topic of sex abuse and harassment in light of allegations that recently surfaced.

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CIOGC participates in first-ever IFS community career fair

March 13, 2015

CIOGC participated in the first-ever community career fair hosted by the Islamic Foundation School’s (IFS) National Honor Society (NHS) on March 6 in Villa Park. More than 50 professionals were in attendance, ranging from a YouTube personality to a pediatric director, fashion designer, a global managing director and more.

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