Suffering in the Shadows: A Personal Story of Domestic Violence
To all of our silent survivors, we are here for you. There are many vocal domestic violence (DV) survivors, but we can’t forget those who are silently in the shadows taking it on all by themselves. For 10 years, I silently suffered in a marriage that consisted of daily reminders of how incompetent I was […]
Offering Qurbani: A Prophetic Sunnah
Qurbani (also known as udhiyah) is the sacrifice of a livestock animal during Eid al-Adha. It’s the sunnah of Prophet Ibrahim (as). It is a means of getting closer to Allah (swt) and this action is obligatory upon every capable adult who can afford it. It is normally performed on the days of sacrifice which […]
Will You Start the Best 10 Days Right? It’s been a couple months now and let’s be honest, we haven’t really been keeping up with the Ramadan worship routine we told ourselves we’d continue. Today’s the 1st Day of Dhul Hijjah and quite a few people we know are on their way to Hajj already. They’ll […]
Back2School Giveaway: 10 Years in the Making!
This year marks the 10th year of our Back2School Giveaway (B2SG) project! MashaAllah! Without a doubt, it hasn’t always been easy to organize these events in dozens of states across the country, but there have been some moments that have defined why we continue to implement this program with our local communities. The stories we have heard […]