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Inner-City Muslim Action Network

Grant Type: General Support

Duration: January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019

Organization Overview:

IMAN is a community organization that fosters health, wellness and healing in the inner-city by organizing for social change, cultivating the arts, and operating a holistic health center. Deeply rooted in communities on Chicago’s South Side and with a growing presence in South Atlanta, IMAN provides transformative programming and services.

Request Overview:

IMAN plans to present its 2019 CommUnity Café series, which highlights the range of local/global Muslim contributions—the evolution of hip-hop and jazz—over the last 50 years while connecting current intersectional issues impacting diverse American Muslim communities as it relates within the framework of social justice and community organizing. The series will support understanding and amplify American Muslim voices as it creates a deeper understanding of American Muslim society and encourages people to learn more and take action in Chicago and South Atlanta.

Year founded: 1997

Location: Chicago, IL

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