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 |2019-02-13T12:04:12-06:00February 12th, 2019|Civic, E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|0 Comments

11/16/16 – Hate crimes, suspicious activity and how to report it

According to the FBI, hate crimes against Muslims have surged over 67% since 2015, and more hate crimes and violence projected against the Muslim community have occurred in the time leading up to and post-the 2016 election. Hate and violence have also affected our Muslim brothers and sisters. We urge the community to take extra [...]

By |2016-11-16T22:06:13-06:00November 16th, 2016|E-News Articles|0 Comments

11/16/16 – Chicago Muslims build interfaith bridges post-2016 election

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), a coalition of over 60 mosques and Islamic institutions across Chicagoland, joined DuPage United, a community organization of churches, mosques, synagogues, and civic institutions, for a night of solidarity and action on Thursday, November 17 at the Islamic Center of Naperville. The fall assembly, titled "Solidarity [...]

By |2016-11-16T18:07:25-06:00November 16th, 2016|E-News Articles|0 Comments

11/09/16 – American Muslims move forward after 2016 Election

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) applauds and commends the efforts of its member organizations and the greater American Muslim community for upholding the values of democracy and fulfilling their civic duty of voting in this year's general election. With nearly half a million Muslims from diverse ethnic backgrounds in the Chicagoland [...]

By |2016-11-09T21:05:00-06:00November 9th, 2016|E-News Articles|0 Comments