Meet the MC: Nazhah Khawaja

Nazhah Khawaja is the Women’s Editor for The Demureist, a digital magazine focused on lifestyle and culture. She will be MC for MALA’s Open Mic party in Chicago on September 29 – join us! We sat down with Nazhah and chatted with her ahead of the event to get to know her better.   Nazhah, what […]

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Nazhah Khawaja

MALA Launches Islamic Art series

Art Events in New York and Chicago Explore Cultural Traditions and Drive Meaningful Conversations In July 2018, MALA launched an ongoing series of seminars and other events centered around Islamic art. These events continue MALA’s exploration of the Muslim American journey. MALA’s inaugural event, conceptualized and led by MALA community members, was held in Chicago […]

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MALA launches Islamic art series

Tamim Majeed: Hunger to Succeed

Tamim Majeed survived war and refugee camps; he pursued his education and nurtured his entrepreneurial spirit to move forward and find safety and opportunity for his family.   I was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, once called “the Garden of Asia,” surrounded by small mountainous valleys on all sides. Kabul is lively city, where you don’t […]

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Tamim Majeed