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Inner-City Muslim Action Network

Grant Type: General Support

Duration: January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018

Organization Overview:

The Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN) fosters health, wellness, and healing in the inner-city by organizing for social change, cultivating the arts, and operating a holistic health center. Since 1997, IMAN has grown into a community organization that offers a range of comprehensive programs on Chicago’s South Side and in 2016 expanded to begin implementing programming in Atlanta’s West End neighborhood.

Request Overview:

IMAN seeks a general support grant from Pillars, which the organization plans to apply toward the costs of three CommUNITY Cafe events, two in Chicago and one in Atlanta. Each CommUNITY Cafe attracts about 300 participants each and costs approximately $25,000, including venue rental, artist fees, and audio/visual and communication.

Year founded: 1997

Location: Chicago, IL

Website: https://www.imancentral.org/