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Muslim Community's Statement on Boston Tragety
Rhode Island Muslim community is deeply saddened by the tragic
occurrence at the Boston Marathon and JFK Library, both icons of
the great City of Boston. We categorically condemn this heinous
criminal act that caused the loss of life and injuries to the
victims. Our prayers and thoughts go out to the victims and their
families, to the marathon organizers, runners and fans, and to
the Boston community at large. As American Muslims, and
inspired by the values of mercy and justice central to our faith,
the American-Muslim community stands ready to help. The main
Islamic center in the heart of city of Boston “Islamic Society
of Boston and Cultural Center ”volunteers and hundreds of others
are committed to assist in relief efforts and also donate blood.
Our prayers and thoughts are with the victims of this tragedy and
their family members. We hold to the highest standard the human
safety and security of people. We encourage anyone who sees any
suspicious activity or package to report it to the number
provided by the Boston Police Chief: 800-494-TIPS (800-494-8477).
Rhode Island Council for Muslims Advancement Mufti Ikram
ul Haq (Resident Imam at Masjid Al-Islam)
Ansari (President of RICMA)
Imam Abdul Hamid (Imam
at Islamic Center of RI)
HFI, Healthy Families Initiatives
Educating the Muslim community on the Islamic perspective on
Domestic Violence. For More information about HF and upcoming
events Click Here
builds relationships with public officials, media and other outlets.
Works towards public outreach and coalition building as well as
education on the voting process.
American Islamic Wellness Association AIWA is a group of Muslim healthcare providers joined together with the purpose of giving back to the community by providing healthcare to the uninsured population of Rhode Island. Website AIWA in the Brown Daily Herald, 60
Valley Street Providence R.I. (401) 347-9093 to make an
May Bazaar Craft Fair Saturday, May th 2013 100 pm - 5:00pm
Knights of Columbus 171 jenckes Hill Road Lincoln Rhode Island
Click Here for Details
Sisters Only Lecture Series May 18, 2013 Imam Ikram
Ul-Haq will discuss what the Quran and our beloved Prophet (pbuh)
teaches about healthy relationships. How men, women and children
should really be treated by one another and dispel cultural
Click Here, Flyer
Peace Gathering Saturday , June 8, 2013 Kennedy Plaza @1pm For details
Here American Islamic Wellness Association, AIWA Amal
free clinic every Saturday and Tuesday 60 Valley Street Providence, R.I. For more information visitwww.aiwa-ne.org
Food Bank located at Muslim Community Center of R.I. 1148 Broad
St. Providence R.I.
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