December 17, 2014
You can save big by donating your highly appreciated stocks to CIOGC. When you do that (1) you are not required to pay capital gains tax on the appreciated stock value, and (2) you are allowed to take a tax deduction on the appreciated value of the stocks. You are invited to donate your appreciated stocks to CIOGC.
December 11, 2014
CIOGC expresses its condolences to the family and friends of Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka who passed away today at the age of 70. Topinka was a brave leader who worked across party lines to drive public policy forward. CIOGC is honored to have had the opportunity to work with Topinka on topics and issues related to health care, low income housing, and immigrant rights.
December 1, 2014
CIOGC participated in the Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Observance "Unity, Hope, and Peace" hosted by the Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago (CRLMC) in cooperation with the First United Methodist Church at the Chicago Temple downtown on Wednesday, November 26. Prayers were offered by leaders representing over a dozen faith communities.
November 24, 2014
The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) will hold its seventh annual conference for Palestine from November 27-29, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Illinois. The three-day conference will feature lectures, workshops, training sessions, Campus Activism Track, young adult and youth programs, the Sanabel Club, bazaar, entertainment and more!
November 14, 2014
CIOGC is pleased to share with you the messages of appreciation received from 2014 Top Muslim Achievers, who were recognized at CIOGC’s 22nd Annual CommUnity Dinner on November 2. “MashaAllah, CIOGC has indeed come a long way in serving Islam and the community," said Talat Othman, Top Muslim Achiever in Business and Interfaith Relations.