International Cultural Center

Events

STAND UP! Uniting to Respond to Hate Speech & Violence

You’re invited to a timely interactive workshop to learn how to: Identify the roots of hate and bias and how they can escalate when unchecked Become an up-stander and provide direct peer support to individuals and communities targeted by hate speech and violence Click here to register today! Welcome: James L. Stowe, Director, Montgomery County Office of […]

  • TBD
  • 6:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • May 23, 2017

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Faith Leaders Response Team (FLRT) Meeting

Please mark your calendars for our next Faith Leaders Response Team Meeting. In this meeting we will strengthen our bonds as faith leaders and review the impact of a 60 percent increase in hate incidents since the election.  It has motivated the formation of several anti-hate groups in Montgomery County.  We will reassess our role as […]

  • 15000 New Hope Road, Silver Spring, MD 20905
  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • February 16, 2017

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Interracial/Interfaith Dialogue on Racism: Seeing the Divine in Each Other

The Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) invites you to join our next Interracial/Interfaith Dialogue, “Seeing the Divine in Each Other”. “In small groups, led by trained facilitators, this dialogue will raise our awareness of racism and prejudice in our lives, and then focus on developing strategies and actions to change attitudes and remove obstacles that […]

  • Silver Spring Civic Building 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • 6:15 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • January 3, 2017

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Interracial/Interfaith/Community Dialogue on Racism: Open to Everyone!

The Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) invites you to join our next Interracial/Interfaith Dialogue, “Seeing the Divine in Each Other”. In small groups, led by trained facilitators, this dialogue will raise our awareness of racism and prejudice in our lives, and then focus on developing strategies and actions to change attitudes and remove obstacles that […]

  • Silver Spring Civic Building, 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm

  • January 3, 2017

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Faith Leaders Response Team (FLRT) Meeting: Safeguarding our Places of Worship

Leaders of any faith tradition are invited to a meeting on Safeguarding our Places of Worship. MCPD officer will present how to respond to an active assailant; securing your facilities, etc. And we will discuss how faith leaders will support any faith community or person of faith who becomes a victim of an act of prejudice, […]

  • Christ Congregational Church 9525 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20901
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  • December 7, 2016

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Interracial/Interfaith Dialogue on Racism: Seeing the Divine in Each Other

The Faith Community Working Group invites you to join our second Interracial/Interfaith Dialogue, “Seeing the Divine in Each Other”. Participants will engage in anti-racism exercises in diverse groups with a trained facilitator. This is the first in a series of dialogues on racism. Each dialogue will begin with reflections on our sacred texts, our common […]

  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Dr, Rockville, MD 20850
  • 6:15 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • November 3, 2016

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FCWG Faith Leaders Meeting (Previously known as FCWG Quarterly Meeting)

Please save the date to join Montgomery County Faith Community Working Group Faith Leaders Meeting. Faith leaders will be introduced to anti-racism training, small group exercises, and encouraged to engage their faith communities in grass-roots inter-racial, inter-faith dialogues in the fall and winter. Racism is the foundation for Xenophobia, Islamophobia and other forms of discrimination, […]

  • Muslim Community Center 15200 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905
  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • September 28, 2016

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Montgomery County Annual Friendship Picnic, 2016

Please save the date to join the Montgomery County Annual Friendship Picnic that brings together communities with diverse cultures and faiths. Food and drinks will be provided so everyone may relax and enjoy the afternoon! Kosher, Halal, Vegetarian and Traditional Cusines! We kindly request that you bring one non-perishable food item, which will be donated […]

  • Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

  • September 25, 2016

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2016 BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE; Deadline: Friday, July 29

Did you know: 35% of kids in Montgomery County can’t afford school supplies? Extend your hand to help a needy child today! Donate school supplies or sponsor a student by donating $25 to ICC. Deadline: Friday, July 29 2016 SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST INCLUDES: Pencil Box/Pouch 1″ Binders Pack of Dividers Loose leaf paper (wide and […]

  • July 29, 2016

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Families, Faith and Your School

Parents and families are invited to a special afternoon of learning facilitated by Montgomery County’s Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) and MCPS’ Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships (OCEP). Parents will receive helpful information about navigating the school system and tips on how to deal with and report bullying. Stay tuned for details! When: Sunday, […]

  • Islamic Society of Germantown (ISG) 19825 Blunt Rd, Germantown, MD 20876
  • 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

  • May 15, 2016

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