In the Name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful 

Bismillah hir Rahman nir Rahim - In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful 

 Islamic Shura Council of So Cal

January 5, 2018
18 Rabi Al-Thani 1439 AH
Newsletter Issue # 455
"When the prayers are over, remember God -whether you are standing, sitting, or lying down. But when you are secure, establish regular prayers. Indeed, performing prayers is a duty on the believers at the appointed times." ~ Qur'an 4:103
JOIN US TO HONOR COMMUNITY GIANTS
 
Shura Council is pleased to announce our 23rd Annual Banquet will be on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Orange County. 

Confirmed Speakers are:
Our banquet theme this year is " Standing on the Shoulders of Giants." , where we will be honoring the pioneers of the Muslim community in Southern California, recognizing today's leaders and upcoming youth leaders.

To receive a complimentary banquet ticket, we invite you to become a monthly donor to Shura Council through our 20/20 Program, which qualifies you for a FREE banquet ticket upon enrollment.

Please save the date, Saturday, April 14, 2018 to help us honor the community's giant, past, present and future.



SHURA'S YOUTH OF THE YEAR
 
The Islamic Shura Council of Southern California is seeking nominations for youth (15-24 years), who have positively represented their community and volunteered their time. This award recognizes that positive contributions to society come from people of all ages. We would like to recognize these special youth at our upcoming banquet on April 14, 2018.  We are seeking nominations for youth volunteers who have gone above and beyond this year (2017) in service to their community, and society at large. 

For complete details and to nominate a deserving youth, click here.



EVENTS
 
The Shura Council calendar offers many community events. We have compiled a select few for your convenience.

Jan 9
> Senior  Live, Learn, Thrive Program begins in Lakewood, register here.

Jan 12-13
> ISNA West Coast Educational Forum for Islamic School Teachers, in Anaheim.

Jan 13

For all upcoming events, click here. To add your upcoming event to our calendar,  please click here.
 

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2018 Board 

(Majlis) Members

  

Staff


Malek Bendelhoum

Associate Director 

 Elaine Younes

  Office Manager  
Imam Abu Ishaq Abdul Hafiz
Prison Outreach  Programs and Services  Director
Kalim Farooki
Development Officer
Saima Rafiq
Muslim Speakers Network
Program Director
Sarah Bondogji
Muslim Speakers Network
 Program Coordinator

Volunteers


Maria Khani - POP

OCSD & LASD Muslim 

Liaison


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The Islamic Shura Council is an umbrella organization of Mosques and Muslim organizations serving the Muslims of Southern California. Since 1995,  the Council continues to foster the spirit and culture of "working together" at all levels in one of the most diverse and largest Muslim populations in the country.