International Cultural Center

Events

Youth Against Hunger April 27

Please join us in our monthly community service project, Youth Against Hunger on Sunday, April 27 from 3 to 5 p.m.  Designed upon a research-informed foundation, Youth Against Hunger bridges the intergroup divide by bringing a wide variety of Montgomery County residents together on a monthly basis to prepare food for the homeless and to […]

  • International Cultural Center, 19650 Club House Rd, Ste 205 Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 3:00-5:00pm

  • April 27, 2014

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Earn $25-$50 by participating in a focus group or survey

We’re partnering with the University of Massachusetts-Lowell in research to discover ways to bring the diverse cultural communities of Montgomery County closer together, and to make our communities safer for everyone: including your friends, your family, and you.   This project is a multi-faceted, community-led effort to promote resiliency and the prevention of violence. It […]

  • Survey is conducted online. Focus group is at the ICC in Montgomery Village.
  • 1 hour for online survey and 2 hours for focus group

  • April 26, 2014

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Good Deeds Day: ICC and Kehilat Shalom

Good Deeds Day is an annual celebration of good deeds. All over the world, hundreds of thousands choose to volunteer and help others, putting into practice the simple idea that every single person can do something good, be it large or small, to improve the lives of others and positively change the world. In honor of […]

  • Kehilat Shalom, 9915 Apple Ridge Rd, Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 04:00 p.m - 06:00 p.m.

  • April 3, 2014

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Celebrating Harmony II

The International Cultural Center is proud to present Celebrating Harmony II, an interfaith concert, on Sunday, March 23 at 5pm.  Performances of joyful music from the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim faith traditions, followed by a light dinner, will make the evening one that families are sure to enjoy.  All proceeds from the event will benefit […]

  • Church of Ascension, 633 Sligo Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • 5pm-7:45 pm

  • March 23, 2014

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Family Reunification Exercise

The Family Reunification Exercise is being coordinated by the Montgomery County Emergency Response System and the Department of Health and Human Services. It is an exercise which simulates how family members will be reunited following a mock terrorist incident in the county. We’re looking for:     Volunteers to play the roles of family members     […]

  • International Cultural Center, 19650 Club House Rd, Ste 205 Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 9am-11am or 9am-noon or 10am-noon

  • March 18, 2014

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FCWG Event: Understanding Violent Extremism

Did you know that 42% of homegrown terror plots have some nexus to Maryland and Delaware?  Come interact with a distinguished panel of speakers who will cover violent extremist threats ranging from white supremacist groups to Al Qaeda inspired terrorists. Speakers:  Imam Jamil Dasti, ICM  Dr. Hedieh Mirahmadi, FCWG  Darryl McSwain, Assistant Chief, MCPD  Gerald […]

  • Islamic Center of Maryland (ICM) Library Room 19411 Woodfield Rd Gaithersburg, MD 20879
  • 01:00 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.

  • March 8, 2014

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Youth Against Hunger: Sunday, Feb 23 from 3-5pm

Please join us in our monthly community service project, Youth Against Hunger on Sunday, February 23 from 3 to 5 p.m.  Designed upon a research-informed foundation, Youth Against Hunger bridges the intergroup divide by bringing a wide variety of Montgomery County residents together on a monthly basis to prepare food for the homeless and to […]

  • ICC, 19650 Club House Road, Suite 205 Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • February 23, 2014

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JustArt Workshops Rescheduled! – Wed, Jan 29 and Tues, Feb 4

justART is a collaborative program designed for high school students who want to learn how to harness the power of digital and creative arts for social change. Utilizing inclusive, genre-based classes by expert artist-educators, this two-part program promises to be both socially engaging in its expression, and highly practical in the skills that students will learn.

  • City of Gaithersburg Bohrer Park, 506 S Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • 3:00p.m - 06:00 p.m.

  • February 4, 2014

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Internet Safety Seminar: Tue Oct 29 from 6:30 to 8:30pm

On October 29, 2013, the Montgomery County Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) hosted an Internet Safety seminar at Watkins Mill High School. Over 100+ parents and teens as well as representatives from local, state and the federal government attended the event. Speakers discussed risks such as online radicalization, recruitment efforts of transnational terrorist organizations, internet-based […]

  • October 29, 2013

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Youth Against Hunger: Sun, Oct 27

Over 150 diverse volunteers came to make our most successful YAH program to date! We worked side by side on Montgomery County’s 27th Annual Community Service Day to make 800 sandwiches and prepare 125 pounds of fresh vegetables. This month’s guest speaker is James Mannarino, the Executive Director of Interfaith Works, one of the leading […]

  • October 27, 2013

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