Our mission is to be the unifying federation of Islamic organizations of greater Chicagoland, the leading advocate of Muslim community interests and a catalyst for enriching American society.

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COVID Updates

From the start of the pandemic the Council has been working closely with public health departments at state and local levels to inform our communities with up-to-date information about the COVID-19 virus. We seek their

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Voter Rights & Your Democracy – An Event

Department: Civic Engagement Event Type: In-Person Fee: Free Date and Time: June 15, 2022 | 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CST Venue: Irish American Heritage Center Event Description: The Council of Islamic Organizations of Chicago presents

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CIOGC Receives Resolution From MWRD

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago, CIOGC is honored and grateful for the resolution of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, MWRD recognizing the Council in its 30th year!  The Council is

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Honoring The Legacy Of Malcolm X

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago, CIOGC is proud to commemorate Malcolm X Day in Illinois. An effort lead by the Council and State Senator Jackie Collins in 2015. On Thursday, May 19th,

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We Extend Our Prayers And Condolences

On behalf of the Muslim community, the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago extends its prayers and condolences to the ten families whose loved ones who were apart of this tragic incident. We grieve

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Recognizing when you require assistance:  Every year, one out of every five Americans will suffer from a mental condition. At some point in our lives, more than half of us will be diagnosed with a

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Daily Quranic Reflections 2021

5/09/12021 – Daily Quranic Reflections By Sheikh Almutaz Billah Alabd (Al-Mujadila & At-Tahrim). 5/08/12021 – Daily Quranic Reflections By Sheikh Ali Mashhour (At-Tur to Al-Hadid). 5/07/12021 – Daily Quranic Reflections By Babacar Mbengue (Al-Hujurat Qaf

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Sheikh Almutaz Billah Alabd

Mutazz Alabd is an Assistant Lecturer of Arabic and Islamic Studies and the Arabic Department Chair at Universal High School. He has a BA in English Islamic Studies from Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt. He

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Sheikh Ali Mashhour

Imam at the mosque foundation. Memorized the Qur’an thousands of narrations, specialize in Tafseer and Hadeeth. Studied Arabic in Palestine, Islamic sciences in the US under students of Scholars. Daily Quranic Reflections By Sheikh Ali

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Dr. Babacar Mbengue

Dr. Babacar Mbengue teaches Islamic studies and history at DePaul University for its Islamic World Studies Program and History and Religious Studies Departments. He also teaches Islam & politics and international relations at Loyola University

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