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  • Our Purpose: I question. Not just my surroundings, but I question myself. I question my motivations, my intentions, my purpose. To live without reason has become my greatest fear. When it comes to volunteer work, purpose has become a gray area that, for most people of my generation, is best left unmentioned. Of course, we […]

  • For Immediate Release: June 30th, 2014 PRESS CONTACT Sarah Khan E: sarahkhan7862@gmail.com 9th Annual Adopt a Refugee Family Initiative 2014 THE RESULTS ARE IN! Presented by: UMMA Center Event: Adopt a Refugee Family Initiative 2014 For the past 9 years, UMMA Center has been coordinating a basket drive to provide care packages to refugees from […]

  • We are all part of the human family and we should be about doing what all good families do - caring for our less fortunate brothers and sisters. – Dan O’Neill, Founder, Mercy Corps ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO DONATE BASKETS!

  • Your next chance to support UMMA and the Adopt a Refugee Family Initiative is coming up soon! Come join us on JULY 17TH 6-10 pm at the Waukegan (Fountain Square) Chipotle to support our cause by enjoying an amazing burrito/bowl at the same time! The money raised will be used to make care baskets for refugees […]

  • Evelyn Stokes, 40-year-old GED student recently had the honor of passing her very first GED exam (Social Studies). When questioned how UMMA has changed her life she said, “For the first time I feel like I’m going to accomplish something great and I’m actually confident about it”. Evelyn, moved to Waukegan in October 2013 in […]

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