Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati (ICGC)

Press Release

Press Release



3rd of May 2017

Muslim, Christian and Jewish Area Students Build Butterfly Garden And Relationships

For Immediate Release PRESS RELEASE 5/3/2017 Contact: Umama Alam Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati   Muslim, Christian and Jewish Area Students Build Butterfly Garden And Relationships   May 3, 2017 – Cincinnati – Area students come together to participate in an interfaith garden project. Students from Mother of Mercy High School, Mayerson Jewish Community Center youth group, Trinity Lutheran…


7th of March 2017

Statement issued by The Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati on Receiving a Bomb Threat

March 7, 2017 Contact: info@cincinnatiislamiccenter.org 513-755-3280 Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati Statement issued by The Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati on Receiving a Bomb Threat March 7, 2017 – West Chester – It is with great dismay and deep concern that the wave of hate against fellow Americans and religious institutions has reached the Islamic Center…


1st of March 2017

Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Statement on President’s Condemnation of Hate Crimes

March 1, 2017 Contact: info@cincinnatiislamiccenter.org 513-755-3280 Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Statement on President’s Condemnation of Hate Crimes March 1, 2017 – New York – We agree with the President’s assertion in his speech at the Joint Session of Congress that ” we are a country that stands united in condemning hate…


2nd of February 2017

Sheikh Hossam, Clergy, Community Leaders Denounce Trump’s Ban on Muslims

Representatives of Christian, Jewish, and Muslim communities, including our Imam, Sheikh Hossam Musa, gathered at First Congregational Church in Columbus on February 2, 2017 to denounce GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s anti-Muslims remarks. Press Release: Columbus Clergy and Community Leaders Denounce Trump Ban on Muslims Watch the full event on YouTube Coverage by local news


5th of January 2017

Islamic Center Condemns Anti-Semitic Intimidation Against Local Landmark Institution

January 5, 2017 Contact: info@cincinnatiislamiccenter.org 513-755-3280 Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati Islamic Center Condemns Anti-Semitic Intimidation Against Local Landmark Institution A recent event in Cincinnati has caused our local community great concern.  On 1/3/17, unknown perpetrators committed an act of vandalism at Hebrew Union College when they spray painted a swastika on a campus sign.…


14th of December 2016

Aleppo Humanitarian Crisis

For Immediate Release PRESS RELEASE 12/14/2016 Contact: info@cincinnatiislamiccenter.org 513-755-3280 Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati   Aleppo Humanitarian Crisis   West Chester, OH, December 14, 2016: This Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati (ICGC) is deeply troubled by the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo, Syria. As the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned, there are “reports of…


5th of October 2016

Cincinnati Muslim Leader Joins National Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council

For Immediate Release   PRESS RELEASE 10/5/2016 Contact: info@cincinnatiislamiccenter.org 513-755-3280 Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati   Cincinnati Muslim Leader Joins National Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council   November 28, 2016 – Cincinnati – Shakila Ahmad, president of the board of the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, is one of the founding members of the new Muslim-Jewish Advisory…


16th of September 2016

Free Health Fair to be hosted by Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati

West Chester, OH, September 16, 2016: Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati’s initiative “Rahma community services” is hosting a Community Health Fair on Sunday October 2nd from 11 am until 2 pm in the International Academy atrium and cafeteria. We will have free basic screenings including blood sugar, blood cholesterol and vision testing. Consultations are available with primary care physicians and specialists. Dietitian and pharmacists…


10th of May 2016

ICGC hosts Annual Day Tristate Quranic Recitation and Basketball Tournament

The Weekend Islamic School at the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati will be hosting its Tristate (OH, IN, KY) Annual Day Quran Recitation Competition and Basketball tournament on Sunday May 10th, 2015. The main objective of this program is to bring together youth from regional Islamic schools for a weekend of competition and fun. Children…


16th of December 2015

Women Led Interfaith Prayer Service on Fountain Square

Women Led Interfaith Prayer Service on Fountain Square in support of peace and unity in our community Dear Media Colleagues, The Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati in partnership with the American Jewish Committee, Christ Church Cathedral and many other women of faith are hosting a women led interfaith prayer service on Fountain Square – Wednesday…