Volunteer for the 2016 Annual CommUnity Dinner!

August 24, 2016

Are you interested in volunteering for your community? CIOGC is looking for volunteers for the Annual CommUnity Dinner on October 29, 2016! 

 Click here to learn more!

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Call for Nominations for 2016 Top Muslim Achievers

August 17, 2016

You are invited to nominate Top Muslim Achievers of 2016. The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) will recognize up to three Top Achievers of our community at its 2016 Annual CommUnity Dinner later this year, inshallah.
Top Muslim Achievers are people who have excelled in their respective fields and have either achieved great success and/or have been recognized for their excellence.

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Community on high alert after attacks on Muslims

August 17, 2016

Dave Sanders for The New York Times
This election season has seen an increase of violence against Muslims and those perceived to be Muslim. CIOGC urges the Chicagoland community to stay alert and report any suspicious activity to law enforcement.

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Voices: These Muslim parents speak out for many

August 3, 2016

By Aamer Madhani, USA TODAY

Since he took the stage at the Democratic National Convention last week armed with a pocket-size copy of the U.S. Constitution and righteous anger, Khizr Khan, an American lawyer born in Pakistan, has emerged as the most powerful voice against Donald Trump’s scaremongering about Muslim people.

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Chicago Tribune Publishes Islamophobic cartoon, Muslim community reacts

July 13, 2016

The Chicago Tribune published a cartoon Saturday July, 8 2016 depicting and equating ISIS to Islam.

A call to action was sent to the Muslim community by CIOGC and the following Letters to the Editor of the Chicago Tribune have been published to their website. 

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