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Devastating Earthquakes in the Western provinces of Iran

ICCNC: The ICCNC Board of Directors has issued a statement conveying sympathy for the victims of the earthquake in the west of Iran. Read the text of the statement below. In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful Human beings are members of a whole,  In the creation of one essence and soul. If one member is afflicted with ...

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Mayor Schaaf: The location Choice(ICCNC), Was Intentional — a Response to Policies Put Forth by President Trump

ICCNC:California local media covered the Mayor of Oakland’s Annual Address at the  Islamic Cultural  Center  of Northern  California. Mayor Libby Schaaf Schaaf’said: the location choice, along with music and dance performances by Middle Eastern and Latino groups, was intentional — a response to policies put forth by President Trump seen as harmful to Muslims and immigrants. As homelessness shows no ...

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To Contain and to Serve

ICCNC:An Exhibition of Ceramics and Calligraphy By two award-winning artists, Arabic-Persian calligrapher Arash Shirinbab and ceramicist Forrest Lesch-Middelton Where: Gallery and Art & Lecture Room of ICCNC at 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612 Open to public on Fridays and Saturdays, 1 – 5 p.m. from October 28 to November 24 Private visits outside the gallery hours are possible by ...

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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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Public Opening Reception Ceremony of “To Contain and to Serve” 

ICCNC:The arts exhibition “To Keep and to Serve” will start on October 28 at the ICCNC and will continue for one month. Read more about this arts exhibition: An Exhibition of Ceramics and Calligraphy When: Saturday, October 28, 4 – 6 p.m. Where: 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612 Exhibition runs from October 28 to November 24 and is open to ...

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ICCNC’s Statement on the Merciless Massacre in Las Vegas

ICCNC:In the wake of the brutal massacre in Las Vegas, ICCNC Affairs conveyed sympathy to the victims of this tragic incident. The text of the announcement is as follows: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful Whoever kills a person [unjustly]…it is as though he has killed all mankind. And whoever saves a life, it is as though ...

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Information on New Travel Ban or Muslim Ban 3.0 and Supporting

ICCNC: Information on New Travel Ban or Muslim Ban 3.0 and Supporting #NoMuslimBanEver On Sunday Sept. 24, 2017, President Donald Trump released his third attempt to ban travel to the United States on the basis of religion. Trump’s second ban, was issued on March 6 and expired on Sept. 24th. The previous travel ban restricted travel to the US by nationals ...

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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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“The Covenant of the Prophet with the Christians of Persia”

ICCNC: The Book “The Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christians of the World” written by Dr. John Andrew Morrow will be discussed with the author and illustrator from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on September 21 at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California. The book will be available for purchase and signing by the Autor Find out ...

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