MYG Hit the Slopes at Ski Trip 2018

MYG Hit the Slopes at Ski Trip 2018

MYG Ski Trip 2018 was another year of fun and excitement for our high school youth in Big Bear! The goal was simple  – make new friends and create memories for a lifetime. It’s safe to say that the 70 youth who participated were successful across the board. In fact, they had so much fun...

Expressing Gratitude for New Friendships

Expressing Gratitude for New Friendships

Just a few days before Thanksgiving, approximately 100 members of the Islamic Center of Southern California joined 200 or so congregants of First united Methodist Church (Pasadena) for a day of worship, learning and joyous celebration. Hearts were opened and the tone was set as Sheikh Asim Buyuksoy began the morning with a recitation and...

Open Mosque Day Festival

Open Mosque Day Festival

On Sunday, Oct. 29, the Islamic Center of Southern California opened it’s doors for our annual Open Mosque Day Festival. Energy was buzzing hours before guests began arriving as volunteers and organizers met early Sunday morning to discuss the setup and day’s plans. This year, the ICSC Interfaith Council decided to take a somewhat new approach on this...

Volunteers & Vendors Needed for Open Mosque Day

Volunteers & Vendors Needed for Open Mosque Day

*OPEN CALL FOR OPEN MOSQUE DAY VOLUNTEERS & VENDORS* We are looking for volunteers and vendors who are interested in assisting with an activity booth or renting a professional booth at our upcoming ICSC Open Mosque Day Festival on Sunday, October 29th. This year, our festival will feature face painting, henna, arts & crafts, clothing/accessory vendors, cultural displays, promotional...

Annual Summer Picnic in the Park

Annual Summer Picnic in the Park

Our annual summer picnic at Griffith Park brought together nearly a hundred community members for a fun day of sunshine with family and friends! Guests enjoyed delicious burgers and hot dogs (all halal!) prepared by our Social Services committee while catching up with familiar faces – it was a relaxing afternoon of both community and fun....

Thank You for Helping Us Feed 17,000 Children

Thank You for Helping Us Feed 17,000 Children

Last weekend, over 100 volunteers from the ICSC and First United Methodist Church in Pasadena teamed up for our first ever Rise Against Hunger event. Approximately 40 members of the Islamic Center met churchgoers in the gymnasium of First United Methodist Church to help make a difference – ages ranging from children all the way...