UMMA Centers
  • “A world without hope is a world where dreams are shattered. I intentionally choose hope.” – Linda Sarsour, Live the Dream Benefit Gala The Board, Staff and the 2015 Gala Chairs of the UMMA Center wish to express our sincere gratitude to everyone who attended UMMA’s Annual Benefit Gala:LIVE THE DREAM on Saturday, November 14th, 2015 […]

  • ONE WEEK LEFT until Linda Sarsour Award-Winning Human Rights & Social Justice Activists will bring the house down!  Saturday, November 14th 2015 At The Historic Lehmann Mansion ONLY 50 Tickets Left NO Ticket Sales at the Door Become a BENEFACTOR and receive a gift bag of artisan goods and an exclusive photograph favor. You will also […]

  • Dear Friends of UMMA, We are very pleased to announce that the UMMA Center Board has elected Fauzia Khan-Alsikafi, of Lake Bluff IL, as its new Board Chair. Fauzia succeeds, Rob Flot, of Deerfield, IL who had served as Board Chair since August of 2010. Rob joined the UMMA Center as a G.E.D. teacher in […]

  • It’s been ten days since the refugee project hit its end date. It’s been ten days since I’ve called every friend and family member I have about donating to our cause, since I’ve stood in the checkout line at a Walmart in Lake County with several overflowing carts of supplies, since I’ve worked through the […]

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