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 […]
April 27, 2014
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 […]
1 hour for online survey and 2 hours for focus group
April 26, 2014
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 […]
04:00 p.m - 06:00 p.m.
April 3, 2014
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 […]
March 23, 2014
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 […]
9am-11am or 9am-noon or 10am-noon
March 18, 2014
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 […]
01:00 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.
March 8, 2014
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 […]
February 23, 2014
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.
3:00p.m - 06:00 p.m.
February 4, 2014
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
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