Impact: Preteen Night

Alhamedellah ILIA hosted a preteen night for over 70 youth ages 9-11. The youth engaged in various activities ranging from team building, to science experiments, reading, writing, nasheed and poetry, arts for children with...

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Our Prayers to the Families

The significance of education and learnig in Islam is so high. The very first words revealed in the Quran to mankind by Angel Jabriel to Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon them) was "Recite in the name of your Lord". It is a command and a call not only to Muhammad, (pbuh) but to all humanity.

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FAQ on the New Leadership Center

Alhamedellah there is a lot of excitment in the region about the new leadership development and research center. Ma shaa Allah heads of Islamic communities from across the DMV region and in other states have shown...

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Middle School Sisters First to Visit New Center

Alhamedellah, a group of ILIA middle school students urged to visit the new center on a brisk Sunday afternoon as they walked out from the Sunday School at their local masjid. The youngsters wanted to check the place out and see...

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Dozens of Teens Visit ILIA’s Table at Teen Opportunity Fair

2014 is the second year ILIA participate in the fair and ILIA was recognized by a number of other non-profit

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ILIA’s Green Sprouts Featured Out of 200 Gardens in Baltimore

Two years ago, the Green Sprouts Community Garden was just another vacant lot in West Baltimore. “It had been left alone for a long time and there was a lot of trash and rodents,” says Talaat Shehata, a volunteer with the Islamic Leadership Institute of America (ILIA), which oversees the garden.

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ILIA Trains Youth Essay Competitors on Conflict Resolution

It was a brisk fall day on Nov 22nd when two dozen students walked into the Islamic Society of Washington Area for an interactive conflict resolution training session offered by ILIA’s Chairman Ayman Nassar. Students were...

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ILIA New Leadership Center

Leadership Center Inshaa Allah ILIA is relocating to a new facility to accomodate the growth needed by the demands of our students across the DMV region. Over the five years ILIA has impacted thousands of individuals through...

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Impact: ILIA Human Rights Class Students Featured in Washington Report

The outdoor class also involved visits to the Amrican Indian Museum and discussions by ILIA's leadership team members Ayman Nassar and Ibrahim El-Araby.

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Impact: Snapshot From a Few of Our Interns

Meet four of our current interns and their exciting work. Aya and Emily are seniors in high school, Hassan and Dahabena are first year college students. All untapping treasures of knowledge and building an infrastructure for...

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Impact: ILIA EmpowerOne Student Progresses in College

Meet our student Kareem he was homeless a few months ago, aimless, no purpose, living a life style he was not pleased with, he is now living with his family and taking IT classes at college.

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ILIA Showcases I Can Lead Plus to Howard County, State Agencies and a Dozen Non-Profits

Alhamedellah, ILIA has showcased its work at the Howard County Detention Center over the past several years and shared success stories and highlighted challenges with officials from a number of Howard County and State of Maryland...

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