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MALA and UFC GYM Present “Train With A Professional”

Join MALA and UFC Gym coach Mike Jaber for an introductory class to boxing on Wednesday, October 4th 2017 at the UFC Gym in South Loop Chicago . Limited spots available!

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MALA Presents CNN Films “WE WILL RISE” At Columbia University

In CNN Films’ “We Will Rise: Michelle Obama’s Mission to Educate Girls Around the World,” the First Lady, Meryl Streep, Freida Pinto and CNN’s Isha Sesay take a journey to Morocco and Liberia, where they meet young women overcoming incredible odds to change their lives. In honor of the United Nation’s “International Day of the Girl”, MALA is thrilled to present this special screening of “We Will Rise” to the general public at Columbia University.

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Celebrate International Literacy Day with MALA at NY Public Library

Join MALA for a multicultural celebration of the United Nations’ 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day by participating in a special reading of selected children’s books at the New York Public Library.

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MALA at Library of Congress with StoryCorps and American Folklife Center

The event showcased Muslim Americans’ diversity, individuality, innovative contributions to mainstream American society, and assimilation as proud citizens. It provided a platform for dialogue and discourse, furthering an understanding of the struggles and successes of a diverse group.

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MALA at GlobalMindED 2017 Conference

MALA’s co-founder and director Ahmed “Flex” Omar represented the organization at the conference. He moderated a panel titled “Learning for Access: Quality Education for All.”

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MALA at the Library of Congress: July 24, 2017

The event celebrates this groundbreaking effort – and in the process spotlights Muslim Americans’ diversity, individuality, innovative contributions to mainstream American society, and assimilation as proud citizens.

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Join MALA and Intersections International in NYC for “Muslims In Love”

Join us for an afternoon of story-telling and dialogue. All are welcome! Interfaith pieces will reflect romance and/or rage against love, marriage, and everything in between.

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MALA Presents Children’s Book Reading Events in NYC

MALA is excited to celebrate multicultural heritage with friends and community members by featuring children’s books reading events in New York City. Free admission!

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Highlights from MALA’s Iftar in NYC

On June 1st, MALA hosted an Iftar that celebrated multicultural heritage at Kurry Qulture in Astoria, Queens. Attendees from Staten Island, Manhattan and Astoria gathered to share a bellyful of laughs and Indian cuisine.

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Celebrate Peace and Light during Ramadan with MALA

Regardless of your faith, gender, or origin, MALA welcomes you to join the celebration of Ramadan. Help us spread a message of hope, diversity, and inclusion in America, a nation born out of pluralism.

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