ICCNC and Social Servises

Oakland Mayor to Hold State of City Speech at Islamic Center

ICCNC: In addition to announcing the annual speech by the Mayor of Oakland at the ICCNC, the East Bay Times reported on the details of the event and interviewed Peyman Amiri, the chairman of the ICCNC’s Board of Directors. In the interview, Peyman Amiri expressed his wish that Oakland residents attending the event become familiar with the Center’s capabilities and ...

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Oakland Mayor to Give State of City at Islamic Center – a First

ICCNC:The KTVU News Website reported that the Mayor of Oakland will attend the ICCNC and deliver an annual speech. Read the text of the report below. OAKLAND, Calif. – Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf will give the annual State of the City address next month at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California. It’s the first time she will give such ...

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Hurricane Harvey Children’s Relief Fund

ICCNC: As the massive hurricane affected several US states, the ICCNC gave a statement asking people to provide help for the victims. The text of the announcement is as follows: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful Human beings are members of a whole, In creation of one essence and soul. If one member is afflicted with pain, ...

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Volunteers Needed for Interfaith Food Sorting at ACCFB

ICCNC: Volunteers Needed for Interfaith Food Sorting at ACCFB – Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. ICCNC will be working with Christian and Jewish congregations to combat hunger in Oakland by sorting and bagging foods at Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB) in Oakland on Friday, Sept, 8, 2017 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Please be there at 8:20 a.m. to register and get to know other volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering for this great ...

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ICCNC’s Chairman of the Board Meets with Oakland’s Chief of Police and the Director of Public Safety

ICCNC: On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Dr.  Payman Amiri, the chairman of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California’s (ICCNC) Board of Directors, met with Oakland’s Chief of Police, Anne Kirkpatrick and the Director of Public Safety, Venus Johnson at the police headquarter. This meeting was a follow up to a meeting of Muslim leaders of Oakland with Mayor Libby ...

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Parent-Child Relationships

ICCNC: the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California  Education Team presents: Parent-Child Relationships Come join us to learn and strengthen practical & positive parenting skills The discussion includes: Physical & emotional development in children Positive discipline  Communicating with respect Positive ways to deal with stress   SATURDAY, April 22nd 3:30pm to 5:00pm Free childcare and refreshments are available! To register,  please ...

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Workshop In ICCNC: Right to Education

ICCNC: Saturday, Feb 18th in the main hall at ICCNC; discussing ways to teach Islam, Middle Eastern/ Arab/ South Asian history, and addressing the alarming rise of Islamophobic bullying in schools.chools. See photos from the workshop:

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Muslims Give Sleeping Bags to America’s Homeless

ICCNC: Over a month ago, almost 1200 sleeping bags were distributed to California’s homeless population by an Islamic organization, The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) working together with other organizations. This kind of act occurs infrequently. Islamic organizations in America, perhaps due to their minority status, mostly direct their activities and support towards a particular group of people who ...

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ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees

ICCNC: The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) has published Statement on Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees. The full statement is below: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) is stunned and dismayed by President Trump’s Executive ...

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San Francisco Chronicle columnist: Muslims in Oakland who are opening their arms instead of closing their doors

ICCNC: San Francisco Chronicle columnist, Otis R. Taylor Jr. has written a report on the activities of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California(ICCNC). Following this Report: Arshad Chowdhury left, was barred from a plane a month after 9/11. Zahra Noorbakhsh’s comedy show is “On Behalf of All Muslims.” About a month after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Arshad Chowdhury, an ...

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