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APRIL 29, 2021

Ramadan Cooking with Rabbi Marcia

Join AMMWEC for our Ramadan Cooking Series. Watch Rabbi Marcia Tilchin from the Jewish Collaborative of Orange County tell us all about the history of matzah and its significance in the Jewish religion during Passover. Rabbi Marcia made K’neidelack (Matzah balls) and Passover Puffs made with matzah meal.

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APRIL 24, 2021

AMMWEC Donates Food to the St. Killian Food Pantry

Our board members Bushra and Debbie donated grocery items and toiletries on behalf of AMMWEC to the St. Killian food pantry in Mission Viejo. During the holy month of Ramadan, it is customary for Muslims to give back to their community, which is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. Thank you to everyone who donated! Without your support, we would not be able to help people in need.

APRIL 21, 2021

National Interfaith Iftar

Join AMMWEC and our Jewish partners from Combat Antisemitism (CAM) to our annual National Interfaith Iftar event, which will be held on April 21st, 2021 at 3:00 PM EST.

The Iftar is an evening meal in which Muslims end their daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan. We look forward to bringing together distinguished members of Congress, diplomats, and leaders of all faiths to celebrate in the spirit of peace, tolerance, and cooperation.

This year, we also launched our Feeding The Homeless Project, which will distribute food to the needy in both Washington D.C. and Los Angeles. To help us reach more people in need, please donate. Any contribution will help make an impact.

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APRIL 19, 2021

Bangladeshi Ramadan Cooking

Join AMMWEC for our Ramadan Cooking Series. Our first guest was Jolie Ahmed, a Bangladeshi-American cook with her own YouTube channel. She cooked fried eggplant, cauliflower pakora, lentil and veggie pakora, vegetable noodles, and Bengali fish curry. Watch the video to find out Jolie’s traditional Bangladeshi recipes!

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APRIL 13, 2021

Empower & Unite: A Conversation of Hope and Allyship Between the Muslim and APPI Community

President of National ACE, Chiling Tong & President of AMMWEC, Anila Ali discuss the future of hope & allyship between the AAPI & Muslim American communities with students, Saad Iqbal & Jackie Ni. AMMWEC and National ACE joined forces to speak up against the recent violence committed against Asian-Americans. #StopAsianHate

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