April 21st the Center for Interfaith Cooperation hit the road for a visit to the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville. On the bus were CIC board staff, Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps members, and friends from Serve Indiana and the Indiana Interchurch Center.
CIC Board member Faryal Khatri has been part of the efforts to pass hate crime legislation in Indiana (one of five states without such legislation). In a recent story in Vice.com, she describes how
CIC board member Imam Michael “Mikal” Saahir reflects on 25 years of writing a regular column for The Indianapolis Recorder. We’re looking forward to the next quarter century of Al-Islam in America
"Imam, author, activist and firefighter Michael Saahir is putting away one of his many hats this month."
Sunday February 12th was a special evening for nearly 300 people who attended the Center for Interfaith Cooperation's 3rd annual Interfaith Banquet at the Columbia Club in downtown Indianapolis. The guest of honor was Sr. Norma Rocklage of Marian University, who received the 2017 Interfaith Ambassador of the Year award. Marian University provides this report
Rabbi Shelley Goldman is the latest addition to CIC's board, who joined Congregation Beth-El Zedeck as the Assistant Rabbi in July 2016. We asked Rabbi Goldman to tell us about herself.
On February 12th the Center for Interfaith Cooperation will name Sister Norma Rocklage out 2017 Interfaith Ambassador of the Year. (Get your tickets now, they are going quickly!) We aren’t the only ones who
Freezell Brown is Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School
December 11th -- It's the grand celebration of Indiana's 200th birthday, and the Center for Interfaith Cooperation will be well-represented.
This message comes CIC board member Maria Pimentel-Gannon, who has a great selection for a gift for the
Minister LeWana Britt serves as the Christian Education Director/Youth Minister at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She also serves as the Chaplain of the Stewardship Ministry, Co-Director of Vacation Bible School, Project Director of the
Anita Joshi MD has been an Indiana resident since 1998. She was born and raised in New Jersey and attended University of Connecticut Medical School; where she met her husband Arun Jain of 23
The Indiana Business Journal's Women of Influence program just honored its 2016 class. Among the 23 women is CIC board member (and Eli Lilly senior VP) Aarti Shah.
A new member of the CIC team is Laura Todd. Laura is a Young Adult Volunteer (YAV). The Young Adult Volunteer program is a one year service opportunity offered by the Presbyterian Mission
One of the newer members of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation is Kat Gagne, an AmeriCorps VISTA member. Kat generously shared a few minutes to tell us about herself.
CIC Board member KP Singh has attended interfaith celebrations across the world ... we believe he thinks the Indy Festival of Faiths is one of the best.