Guest Speaker: Shahana Hanif

On November 6th, Shahana Hanif kindly spent the afternoon speaking about her path to community activism, her identity as a Muslim American shaping the narrative, and answering questions from students on how they can ensure their voices are heard. For the past nine weeks MY NYC students at Al-Noor School have been developing their leadership […]

Volunteer with us at New Alternatives for Children

New Alternatives for Children 37 W 26th St, New York

MCN is looking for volunteers to join us at New Alternatives for Children. New Alternatives provides innovative high quality services in support of birth, foster, and adoptive families caring primarily for medically complex children. Volunteers will work with children on exciting art projects, enjoy a light meal, and learn more about how they can serve […]

MCN Serves Bellevue Luncheon

Once a month MCN hosts a luncheon at Bellevue’s NICU. It is MCN’s mission to shape the narrative by showcasing Islam’s emphasis on kindness, generosity and charity through MCN serves initiatives.   To learn more about MCN Serves and how you can volunteer, contact Sweta Verma at Sweta@mcnny.org  

MCN Serves Monthly Soup Kitchen

Hosted at the Holy Trinity Church on the Upper East Side, MCN volunteers come together on Saturday afternoons to serve the hungry of NYC. Our collaboration with the Church feeds approximately 100 guests a hot fresh meal. This program is run by our dedicated volunteers. Sign up to volunteer here: https://tapit.us/yVsvV  For more information contact Sweta Verma at Sweta@mcnny.org 

Bellevue Monthly Luncheon

Bellevue Hospital 462 1st Avenue, New York City

Once a month MCN hosts a luncheon at Bellevue’s NICU. It is MCN’s mission to shape the narrative by showcasing Islam’s emphasis on kindness, generosity and charity through MCN serves initiatives. To Support our MCN Serves work, please consider donating. 

Field Trip to the New York Historical Society

As part of the Leadership Development and Civic Engagement curriculum, MY NYC students will be viewing the “Immigrant City” exhibit at the New York Historical Society. The exhibit details immigration from 1609 through the 20th century and explores how newcomers helped create the city we know today.   For more information on MY NYC, contact Rana Aboomar at Rana@mcnny.org 

Student Led Anti-Vaping Workshop

Islamic Center of Jackson Heights 3040 80th St., East Elmhurst, NY

Three MY NYC participants will be hosting a youth workshop on the dangers of vaping. As part of the MY NYC program, students identify a significant community concern, then undertake a campaign to address the issue. The Anti-Vaping student campaign will host informative workshops at various locations throughout the school year. For more information on […]

Muslim Women’s Day Appreciation Breakfast

Marble Loft 1 West 29th Street, new york

RSVP HERE: Join MCN in celebrating Muslim Women's Day on March 27th, 2020, a day dedicated to uplifting and empowering the incredible women leaders. About this Event Muslim Women's Day was created by a young Muslim activist, Amani Al-Khatathbeh, Editor in Chief of Muslim Girl Magazine in 2018, to celebrate and uplift the incredible Muslim […]

Virtual Queens Muslim Town Hall

  On the evening of September 15th, join the Queens Muslim Town Hall to listen to speakers such as Jon Kim (New York State Assemblyman) and Jumaane Williams (New York City Public Advocate) discuss pressing issues with the Queens Muslim community! Register at https://tiny.cc/queenstownhall.