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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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MALA Presents Zeshan B’s Album Release In Chicago

On April 10th, 2017, MALA sponsored and hosted Zeshan B’s Album Release with a live concert at Untitled Chicago.

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MALA NYC Iftar at Kurry Qulture on June 1st

Join us for Iftar this Ramadan on June 1st from 7-10pm at NYC’s Kurry Qulture, winner of the 2017 Diner’s Choice Award and featured in 2017’s Michelin Guide. Special thanks to GroupRaise for supporting our organization!

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Join MALA for MetFriday—Drop-in Drawing

Join MALA at the MET, and draw inspiration from artists and original works of art on May 12th, 2017 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

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MALA Presents National Geographic’s ”GENDER REVOLUTION: A JOURNEY WITH KATIE COURIC”

Join MALA in partnership with Intersections International; I’m From Driftwood; and Believe Out Loud for a special screening and panel discussion of National Geographic’s “GENDER REVOLUTION: A JOURNEY WITH KATIE COURIC” in New York city on May 5th.

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MALA’s Feature in the Huffington Post-National Women’s History Month

This storytelling campaign, launched in partnership with The New Agenda, emphasizes the importance of celebrating and encouraging the success of Muslim American women in a wide range of backgrounds and career paths.

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MALA at the UN CSW 61st Session

MALA held a panel discussion that covered the following themes: Education; Investment in Diversity; Human Rights; Access to Medical Care; and Eradication of Violence as core points to address the economic growth for women.

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“Show and Tell: Spotlighting Muslim American Talent” in NYC

On March 19th, MALA and Intersections International held “Show and Tell: Spotlighting Muslim American Talent” to showcase diverse artists shining their unique individuality in New York City.

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Storytelling In A Digital Era

By including stories from individuals of many different backgrounds, MALA hopes to bridge understanding, create meaningful dialogue and set the stage for real change.

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Chicago StoryTelling Event with “This Much Is True”

On March 14, 2017, members of MALA were given the opportunity to partake in the March series of This Much is True, a story-telling event hosted every month by Scott Whitehair at the Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro in Chicago. The event was created years ago in the efforts to bring together the community and create a […]

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