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As we give thanks today, let us remember and thank Allah سُبْحَانَهُ وَتَعَالَى‎ and our loved ones who made #Thanksgiving⁠⁠ full of love and gratitude. Our beloved Dr. Bashar Kashlan رحمة الله عليه is featured in a special CNN tribute...
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The COVID-19 pandemic continues to make even more local families food-insecure. Hundreds of people line up every week at HCS Family Services distribution sites hoping for a meal. With our 2020 Giving Tuesday campaign, #FeedHope, The Mecca Center is raising...
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ATTENTION: NEW DATE! Join us Sunday, December 13 live on Facebook at 6pm as we discuss what causes loneliness and learn practical ways to overcome it with guest speaker Hadia Zarzour, Counselor, MA, LCPC....
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Asalamu Alaikum ٱلسَّلَامُ عَلَيْكُمْ As Illinois is experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases, The Mecca Center has been closely monitoring the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) and Governor J.B. Pritzker’s recommendations. In consultation with our infectious disease expert Dr....
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The Mecca Quran Institute is sponsoring children who cannot afford tuition so every child in the community can get the chance to learn the Quran. As a sponsor, you receive the same hasanat as the child reading and learning the...
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Community member Dr. Zaher Sahloul of MedGlobal and Mayson Almisri of the White Helmets are being recognized with the Gandhi Award by Promoting Enduring Peace (PEP) for their extraordinary and brave work as Syrian medical and rescue workers. PEP will...
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Join us for The Mecca Center’s Second Annual Seerah Conference: “Prophet Muhammad ﷺ A Mercy to Mankind,” on Friday, November 6 and Saturday, November 7, and Sunday, November 8 live on Facebook. This is a special weekend webinar celebrating and...
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Join us for a virtual Voter Rally organized by IL Muslim Civic Coalition on Friday, October 16 from 6-6:45pm! Sign up at bit.ly/voterrallyoct16. The program will feature pop-ins by Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, State Representative Theresa Mah, State...
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Anxious to vote in the 2020 Election? Don’t want to wait until November 3 to cast your vote? No problem – vote early! WHAT IS EARLY VOTING? Early voting allows for voters to cast their ballot prior to Election Day...
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Asalamu Alaikum, Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’unإِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ To God we belong and to Him we return. It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of one of the founders and board...
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