New Singles Club Mixers Planned this Summer
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New Singles Club Mixers Planned this Summer

The Islamic Center hosted its first “Singles Social Club” event recently for Muslim men and women ages 30 – 50 years old looking to get married. The gathering was small – 11 women and 10 men. It was hosted by a husband and wife team at their private residence in West Los Angeles. The ice breaker...

Palm Sunday Attacks Condemned
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Palm Sunday Attacks Condemned

The barbaric attacks on Coptic Christians on Palm Sunday in Egypt claimed by the so-called “Islamic State” are utterly condemned by the Islamic Center of Southern California. We pray these innocent victims, our Christian brothers and sisters (and all innocent victims of terrorism no matter their faith) are accepted into the highest levels of paradise,...

Supporting Refugee Humanitarian Day
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Supporting Refugee Humanitarian Day

Throughout the week, Islamic Center members filled a U-Haul truck with gently used donations for Syrian refugees. This was a collection leading up to an interfaith service day on April 8 called, “Refugee Humanitarian Day,” co-sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, i.CARE, One Global Family and the Islamic Center. Approximately 350 people,...

Marching Shoulder to Shoulder
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Marching Shoulder to Shoulder

On April 2, approximately 400 Muslims, Jews, Christians, Sikhs, atheists and others came out to support the annual Interfaith Solidarity March. In a show of unity and mutual acceptance, community members walked side-by-side in the mile-long journey from Wilshire Boulevard Temple (WBT) back to the Islamic Center. This path connecting temple to mosque was found...

Lessons Learned at Interfaith Playdate
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Lessons Learned at Interfaith Playdate

March 29 marked the second playdate for our New Horizon Kindergarten students and 1st graders with their new friends from St. Brendan. The social hall was buzzing with energy as the students ate pizza, crafted glittery butterflies, played on indoor mats, and the fun continued outside with basketball, hula hoops, and chalk. In addition to...