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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.