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ICCNC Interfaith Team participated for Climate Action Day in Oakland

ICCNC: On Saturday, April 28, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. members of the ICCNC Interfaith Team participated in the Interfaith Prayer Service for Climate Action Day at the Lake Merritt in Oakland. Mr. Ali Sheikholeslami, a member of the ICCNC Board of Directors led the Muslims’ prayer by reading the translation of Surah Al-Rahman verses 1-13 and Surah Abraham verses 31-33 from ...

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Korematsu legacy inspires anti-profiling strategies

ICCNC: Last Sunday an event was held in Albany.We have republished their article on the event here for you According to an East Bay Times article. In the face of divisive rhetoric about immigrants and with a history lesson as a jumping-off point, diverse communities gathered over a meal to discuss common challenges in the current political climate. At the Albany ...

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ICCNC:We Stand in Solidarity with the Jewish Community Against these Crimes

ICCNC: The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) In a statement, Condemned the desecration of Jewish cemetery. According to this statement: this appalling act of desecration against the cemetery and all forms of hate crimes being committed against the Jewish American community.  We stand in solidarity with the Jewish community against these crimes. The full text of the statement is as follows: ...

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Shoulder-to-Shoulder, an Interfaith Organization Dedicated to Ending Anti-Muslim Sentiment

ICCNC: Last Friday about 30 people assembled In Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California To support the Muslim community. came out of a suggestion by Shoulder-to-Shoulder, an interfaith organization dedicated to ending anti-Muslim sentiment. The crowd came to show friendship and solidarity, especially in light of the recent executive order by President Donald Trump banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. The rain was beginning ...

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Volunteers Needed for Interfaith Food Sorting

ICCNC: Volunteers Needed for Interfaith Food Sorting at ACCFB – Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, 8:30-11:30 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, Dec. 30, 2016, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Please be there at 8:20 a.m. to register and get to know the other volunteers. If you are interested in volunteer for this great cause ...

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Overflow crowd in Cotati opposes acts of hatred against Muslims

ICCNC: Supporting people of different religions , or of none,  in Cotati to come together to oppose hatred directed at Muslims was a good reflection on local media.  Reporter Press democrat’s website wrote:It’s been a long time since a crowd stretched out the door of the former Cotati Cabaret nightclub, home now to the Congregation Ner Shalom synagogue. It happened Sunday in ...

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