PRESS RELEASE: WNYMuslims Condemns Kenyan Mall Shooting

WNYMuslims is saddened by the news of the abhorrent violent shootings in Nairobi, Kenya’s Westgate Mall this Saturday, where militants have killed and injured many innocent people. The thoughts and prayers of our Editorial Board are with the families of those who lost their lives and we continue to pray for the safety of those still being held hostage.

As an organization we condemn the violent acts of Al Shabab, the militant group which has taken responsibility for the attack. We consider this on-going horrific scene, which has claimed nearly seventy lives and injured hundreds more, un-Islamic and inhumane. READ MORE.

Event Coverage: 'Acts of Faith'                    

The first discussion of a four part series was a discussion you would literally call ‘Meeting of the minds’. Not only did we bridge gaps by a simple game of ice breakers, each respective individual related to Eboo Patel by his or her personal struggles and real-life situations. The story of an American Muslim (Eboo Patel), his struggle for the Soul of a Generation really sparked interest in the lives of the students, advisors, professors, and professionals present at the meeting. Read More...

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Registering on the NEW WNYMuslims.org

As you all may know, WNYMuslims was ecstatic to launch our sleek and easy-to-use NEW WNYMuslims.org website last month, and have been encouraging community members and the world to engage with us via the site ever since!

We encourage visitors to use our new website to get connected, learn about upcoming events in the community, check out our media, read our blogs, and more! Register for free today!

If you were a member of the old WNY Muslims website,
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Featured Photograph of the Week

This week's photo is by avid photographer A.S. taken of the historic Sattler Theatre in Buffalo, NY.

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