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IMAN's Annual EOY Dinner
Jum'ah Khutbah by Usama Canon
IMAN @ World Music Festival
Part time Accounting and Administrative Clerk: Flexible schedule available, but must be 25 to 30 hours a week, Monday through Friday during daytime hours.
Nurse Practitioner: Responsible for providing primary health care to patients of the IMAN Health Clinic. Manages a caseload of patients.
Strategic Communications Manager: Manages IMAN’s communications / outreach efforts to a wide variety of audiences.
An IMAN Update
By Shamar Hemphill – Youth Director IMAN
Miriam Arredondo is an IMAN youth leader who participated in the 2013 summer programming. In addition to working on the Muslim Run Campaign, Arredondo has also been impacted by the organizing work being done around immigration reform. Here is a reflection by her about her experience in the youth summer programming: “The children are the future of a better tomorrow!” IMAN has focused on making sure that the youth are prepared to take on the future with knowledge, compassion, and healthy choices when it comes to eating. Read More
By Adiba Khan - Clinic Administrator IMAN
The IMAN Health Clinic has been moving steadily towards its vision of becoming a comprehensive health center offering an array of services, including acupuncture, focused asthma visits, family, group, and marriage counseling. The Clinic is projected to extend its current operating hours to 7 days a week by the end of the current year (2013). Mental health services including marital, family, and individual counseling will be offered 5 days a week. Read More
By Janice Bond - Director of Arts & Culture IMAN
IMAN Arts and Culture is excited to be a part, again, of the yearly Chicago World Music Festival held by the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs. We are sponsoring a performance by Nawal, from the Comoros Islands, and Slowbots, from Chicago, on Saturday, September 21 at the Old Town School of Folk Music. Over the last few years, IMAN Arts and Culture has partnered with some of the most iconic local and national arts organizations and venues to bring contemporary and traditional Muslim artists and art forms to local and national audiences. Read More