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Apply for the Illinois Muslim Action Day (IMAD) Page Program

The CIOGC Illinois Muslim Action Day (IMAD) Page Program gives Muslim youth from the Chicagoland area an exciting chance to learn about the legislative process by shadowing state lawmakers at their offices in Springfield, Illinois. The IMAD Page Program is open to juniors and seniors in high school and first and second year students in [...]

By |2019-03-11T13:57:42-05:00March 8th, 2019|Civic, E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on Apply for the Illinois Muslim Action Day (IMAD) Page Program

If You Want Change, Come In Numbers

Dear CIOGC Community, We, Muslims, want change: change in policies affecting us on immigration, asylum, gun violence and health care. Change, however, is not spontaneous! Change comes from pushing, nudging, and advocating your policies with Illinois legislators. Whether it is with a legislator, like an Illinois state senator, or with a local official, like a [...]

By |2018-12-19T12:31:34-06:00December 18th, 2018|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on If You Want Change, Come In Numbers

5/24/17 – Take one minute today to protect immigrant rights and ensure police accountability

Bills on CIOGC's 2017 Illinois Muslim Action Day (IMAD) agenda are advancing in the House and Senate and we need your help creating witness slips to move them forward! Bills must go through three readings in both the House and Senate, before they are presented to the Governor to sign or veto.  Illinois Trust Act [...]

By |2017-05-24T13:59:09-05:00May 24th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

5/17/17 – CIOGC Legislative Agenda Update

CIOGC's Illinois Muslim Action Day (IMAD) legislative agenda includes four bills that, if passed into law, would help advance causes most relevant the Chicagoland Muslim community, as well as other minority groups in Illinois. The four bills on CIOGC's legislative agenda are The Religious Garb Bill (SB1697), Ensuring Police Accountability Practices (SB0058), Combating Hate Crimes [...]

By |2017-05-17T16:31:38-05:00May 17th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

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