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Dr. Mohammad Kaiseruddin

Dr. Mohammad Kaiseruddin has been active in the Chicago Muslim community for the past 40 years. He is currently the director of the Muslim Community Center (MCC), chairman of the CIOGC, vice chairman of the Downtown Islamic Center (DIC), and regularly gives Jummuah (Friday) and Eid sermons throughout the Chicagoland area. Dr. Kaiseruddin holds a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from Kansas State University and is currently a manager with a consulting engineering company. Dr. Mohammad Kaiseruddin can be reached at kaiseruddin1@gmail.com.

Imam Ousmane Drame

Imam Ousmane Drame is a scholar of Islam and established Masjid al-Farooq on the south side of Chicago. He is the chairman and imam there and has instituted many programs of education, youth activities, caring for the needy and publicizing the message of Islam. Lately, he has been busy providing humanitarian aid to his violence stricken homeland. Imam Ousmane Drame can be reached at imamousmane@yahoo.fr.


Sheikh Kifah A. Mustapha

Sheikh Kifah Mustapha is the imam and the associate director of the Mosque Foundation in Bridgeview, Illinois. Sheikh Kifah Mustapha is the appointed representative for the Ministry of Religious Affairs in Lebanon (Darul Fatwa) on behalf of the Lebanese Community in the USA. Sheikh Kifah also serves as the chairman of the Illinois Council of Imams and Scholars and the chairman of the Quran Institute of Chicago MAS. Sheikh Kifah Mustapha can be reached at mkifah@hotmail.com.


Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid is an award-winning author and imam. He is president of Sound Vision and executive producer of the daily Radio Islam. Imam Malik gives khutbah’s at the Downtown Islamic Center (DIC) and many other mosques around the United States. Imam Malik currently serves as the board chair of the Parliament of the World’s Religions. He is also a former chairman of CIOGC. Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid can be reached at malik@soundvision.com.


Sheikh Feysal Mohammed

Sheikh Feysal is a gifted reciter of the Quran. He is currently the chairman and imam of the new Darul Quran Masjid on the north side of Chicago. He teaches memorization of the Quran to 215 students there with the help of six teachers. Sheikh Feysal has been reciting the entire Quran from memory during the Ramadan Taraweeh (nightly prayers) since 1998, mostly at the Islamic Foundation and the Muslim Community Center (MCC). Sheikh Feysal Mohammed can be reached at  darulquranchicago@gmail.com.