Share Eid With Those In Need – Giving In Dignity

Share Eid With Those In Need – Giving In Dignity Ramadan Mubarak What mother wouldn’t want the option of choosing a Eid gift they know that their child would want and the happiness a child feels in receiving a gift selected by their mother especially for him or her?   And why shouldn’t our Muslim Sisters be granted the dignity …

United In Empathy Mourning 9 Children of Adam In A Blessed Month

The Innocence in GOD’s Creation Empathy is the ability to recognize, understand and share the feelings of others. Ramadan is not just a month of fasting but also a time when we become even more mindful of the pain and disparities experienced by others. The Islamic version of ‘The Golden Rule’ tells us: “Not one of you truly believes until you …

Chaplain & Nurse Asma Hanif, Receives Nurse GEM Regional Award For Volunteerism and Service

Nurse.com’s Nursing Excellence GEM Awards program honors outstanding nurses in regions across the country. ​ Asma Hanif & Eileen P. Williamson, RN, MSN, Senior Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive at Nurse.com At Nurse.com, recognition of nursing excellence is part of our company Mission, and for almost a quarter century we’ve been building a national program reflective of that. “Our nursing excellence program honors …

Red Nose Day & MNISAA Unite Against Poverty

Red Nose Day & MNISAA Unite Against Poverty Red Nose Day is a campaign dedicated to raising money for children and young people living in poverty by simply having fun and making people laugh. The inaugural Red Nose Day is today in the US, May 21st, 2015. People across the country will come together to have fun and raise funds and …

Mother With Special Needs Son Loses Home to Fire in Baltimore

Greetings of Peace The most common inaccuracy regarding homelessness is the thought that “it will never happen to me”. As a Baltimore resident, I am witnessing first-hand a city crying out from the grief and loss of Freddie Gray. While one mother is suffering from the senseless death of her son, another is now forced to witness the senseless loss …

Support The NAACP Baltimore City Health Committee Celebrating “Women’s History Month” Annual Luncheon

A Personal Invitation To You From Dr. Josephine Ball, NAACP Baltimore City Health Committee Chair: The roots of the NAACP were founded on the premise that all people are created equal.  The NAACP Baltimore City Health Committee recognizes the importance of bringing credibility and the expertise needed to successfully advocate for those within our population who are unable to effectively articulate …

Chaplain Asma Hanif Invited Guest Speaker At The National Security Agency (NSA)

As salaamu alaikum, Dear Beloved Community, The Equal Employment and Opportunity Department at the National Security Agency, honored me with an invitation to help them better perform on the job and to give them a broader more positive outlook on Islam than what the mainstream media provides.  From their invitation, “We would love to hear about how the Muslimat al Nisaa …

Baltimore Sun Features Chaplain Asma Hanif’s Chili Bowl Sunday On Front Page

A Super Bowl Party With a Giving Twist Volunteers serve food to the homeless during a Super Bowl Sunday event billed by organizers as “a day to feed and clothe our homeless neighbors.” (Jeff Barker/Baltimore Sun) Like many Super Bowl parties, this one featured vats of steaming chili. But there were also donated jars of Gerber baby food and long tables piled high with …