Chicago faith communities express condolences to Muslims after NZ massacre

Chicago faith communities reached out in solidarity to the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) and the Muslim community after 50 Muslim worshipers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand were killed in a terrorist attack last week. Below are letters of support from our interfaith partners: TO THE MUSLIM COMMUNITY OF [...]

By |2019-03-22T16:20:43-05:00March 22nd, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on Chicago faith communities express condolences to Muslims after NZ massacre

2019 Chicago Election Guide

You don't have to wait until election day to cast a ballot! Early voting has begun as of February 11, 2019. Election Day for the 2019 Chicago Elections is February 26, 2019. Learn more about the candidates running for office, how to register to vote, and where your polling places are below. Races: Chicago Mayor [...]

By |2019-02-13T12:04:12-05:00February 12th, 2019|Civic, E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|0 Comments

Faith Communities Are Saving Lives with Mental Health First Aid

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) has joined American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) and its partners to offer an Interfaith Mental Health First Aid Certification Training on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Many faith communities are at the front lines of the fight for better mental [...]

By |2019-01-17T15:38:54-05:00January 17th, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Faith Communities Are Saving Lives with Mental Health First Aid

IMAN’s Fresh Beats & Eats Farmers Market opens July 21

Intended to counteract food deserts in Chicago’s southwest side, IMAN’s Fresh Beats & Eats Farmers Market offers a variety of locally grown produce, tasty baked goods, and freshly squeezed juices. This family-friendly, community-centered market allows for the local community to access high-quality, fresh, and local produce at affordable prices. The Farmers Market will be open [...]

By |2017-07-19T16:35:48-05:00July 19th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

11/02/16 – Thank you for helping us shape a #UnitedFuture!

“America was founded on freedom of religion and the current rhetoric is not consistent with American ideals,” said U.S. Senator Richard “Dick” Durbin, at the 24thAnnual Community Dinner, hosted by the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) last Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at Shalimar Banquets in Addison. “Muslims are a valued part of [...]

By |2016-11-02T16:01:47-05:00November 2nd, 2016|E-News Articles|0 Comments

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