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MALA 2nd Annual Gala in Chicago

On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Advisory Council of the Muslim American Leadership Alliance, we would like to express our sincere gratitude and thanks for the community’s support of MALA’s Annual Gala. We are grateful for the generosity and commitment of our Annual Gala guests, volunteers and local businesses for making our annual event a success. Together with your support, we were able to raise over $10,000.

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MALA Celebrates #GivingTuesday with Artist Replete in Chicago

On Tuesday November 28th, The Muslim American Leadership Alliance (MALA) , in partnership with Artist Replete, presented their Giving Tuesday event at Marc Nolan, Chicago, in which Artist Replete kicked off the launch of their new website and curated fine arts pieces by notable up and coming artists.

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel Congratulates MALA in Letter of Proclamation

MALA was recently recognized by Mayor Rahm Emanuel as one of Chicagoland’s “most innovative 501(c)3 civic and community organizations.” Mayor Emanuel’s letter of proclamation expresses pride and confidence in MALA’s mission to celebrate diversity, strengthen community, and cultivate new generations of compassionate, informed leaders both in the city of Chicago, and the United States as a whole.

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MALA Annual Dinner in Chicago – December 4th 2017

On Monday December 4th, 2017 – MALA is holding its second Annual Gala at Gentleman’s Cooperative to raise money for our scholarship program to empower a new generation of leaders, featuring a live performance by artist Yoni Einhorn.

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Whole Foods Manhattan and MALA Present Persian Cooking

On October 26th, MALA partnered with Eat OffBeat and Whole Foods Manhattan to provide a delectable 4 course meal prepared by Chef Nasrin from Iran.

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MALA and Chicago Cultural Alliance Event at National Hellenic Museum

On October 26th, 2017 MALA and Chicago Cultural Alliance presented “Preserving Heritage and Spotlighting Voices” at the National Hellenic Museum. This program was a part of “Inherit Chicago”, a city wide festival of art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage museums and cultural centers.

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Artist Replete and MALA Celebrate “Giving Tuesday” on November 28th in Chicago

Artist Replete and MALA celebrate “Giving Tuesday” in Chicago on Tuesday, November 28th! On display will be a curation of emerging artists that have been selected not only for their talent but their undying yearn to push boundaries with their captivating work.

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Surmesur hosts “Men of MALA” at flagship Chicago boutique

On Wednesday Oct. 18th – Surmesur (French Candian Clothier) hosted the “Men of MALA” at their Chicago location.

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Whole Foods and MALA Present An Evening of Persian Cooking

Join MALA on October 26th, 2017 from 6-7 pm at Whole Foods Manhattan to master a tasty menu of Persian cuisine! Blow your taste buds away with authentic Iranian dishes that you can learn to make in your own kitchen.

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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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