Category: Community News

Abdallah Ahmad Joins the Khatam Al-Quran

Abdallah Ahmad , a student of the Daily Quran reading class of Islamic Society of Western MA, joins the Khatam Al-Quran to mark the completion of his Qur’aan reading. The ceremony was held at  ISWM Masjid. Abdallah is very happy  and he…

Neffinger Mayoral Inauguration

   By Michael Beswick, The Republican  1/3/12 West Springfield – Staff photo by Michael Beswick – Imam Baki, the Senior and Associate Pastor of the Islamic Society of Western MA speaks at the West Springfield Mayoral Innauguration for Honorable Gregory C.…

ATTORNEY GENERAL’S LETTER TO ISWM

THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION 1350 MAIN STREET SPRINGFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS 01103-1629 MARTHA COAKLEY TEL: (413) 784-1240 ATTORNEY GENERAL FAX: (413) 784-1244 www.mass.gov/ago December 30, 2011 Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts 377 Amostown Road…

Greater Springfield CROP Hunger Walk 2011

Assalamu aleikum, can you please forward the following to the community distribution.  Jazak Allah khair, Maher Please join us on Sunday, October 16, 2011. ROP Hunger Walks fund humanitarian aid and development programs to end hunger and poverty here at…

Since 9/11: A light on Islam

By Jeff Brumley If there are any silver linings to the tragedy of 9-11, First Coast Muslims say one of them may be that Northeast Florida’s Islamic community has grown in its outward focus and accessibility, area religious leaders say.…