Dr. Zaher Sahloul: CIOGC 2018 Top Muslim Achiever

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) is pleased to announce our first Top Muslim Achiever of 2018, Dr. Zaher Sahloul. He will be recognized at our 26th Annual CommUnity Dinner on Saturday, November 17 at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois. Zaher Sahloul, MD is a Critical Care Specialist, Associate Clinical Professor at the [...]

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2/22/17 – CIOGC, faith leaders speak out against Trump executive orders at press conference

CIOGC joined dozens of religious leaders from the Muslim, Jewish, and Christian communities on February 20 at the Downtown Islamic Center for a press conference led by the group Protected by Faith, to form a united front against President Donald Trump's recent executive order to ban Muslims from seven countries and increase immigration raids and [...]

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2/8/17 – CIOGC engages in dialogue with Latino community activists

CIOGC and Muslim community leaders met with the Alianza Americas and Latino community activists on February 3 for a dialogue to address President Donald Trump's ban on Muslim immigrants and refugees. Representing the Chicagoland Muslim community were Dr. Bassam Osman, Shahnawaz Khan, Karen Danielson, Dr. Zaher Sahloul, Suzanne Sahloul, Ahlam Jbara, Nareman Taha, and Itedal [...]

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12/14/16 – Chicago Muslims, religious leaders urge protection of civilians in Aleppo

With eastern Aleppo under intense attack, civilians including women and children are being executed by Syrian government forces. The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) and the Syrian American Council (SAC) held a press conference on December 13 to call for urgent action to guarantee protection and safe passage of tens of thousands [...]

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