Andrea Hodos

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MAJIC Graduation 2018

NewGround invites you to attend the graduation ceremony for the 2017-18 cohort of our High School Leadership Council: MAJIC (Muslims and Jews Inspiring Change).

Join us on April 8, 2018 at the

IMAN Cultural Center

3376 Motor Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90034

to honor, support, and congratulate our youth as they complete the MAJIC program.

In this spirit, we will also be screening the film created by our graduates in our first collaboration with

the Righteous Conversations Project.

Please RSVP for yourself and the number of people in your party. The event reception will begin at 3:00 p.m. Ceremony at 3:30 p.m. There will be parking available on-site. 

Please contact with any further questions. We look forward to seeing you at the ceremony!

April 08, 2018 at 3pm
IMAN Cultural Center
3376 Motor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034
United States
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· 26 rsvps

published Community Iftar 2018 in Events 2018-03-09 08:28:37 -0800

Community Iftar 2018

Join us for an evening of new and improved dialogue!

As our country is filled with divisive rhetoric, join one of the largest gatherings
of Muslims and Jews in the country in transforming community through the power of relationships

BREAK Bread | BREAK Down Stereotypes | BREAK NewGround

Celebrate, support and amplify the incredible work of our NewGround change-makers 


Become a sponsor | Buy your ticket below

Sponsorship Levels:

Champion $5,000 • Lifeline $3,000 • Angel $1,500 • Connector $720 • Supporter $360


All tickets include dinner.  Dinner is Halal Certified. Kosher certified meals upon request.


  Thank you to our sponsors: 


。Zuzana Riemer Landres & Shawn Landres • Renata Landres 。
。Islamic Center of Southern California。
Rabbi Laura Owens

Please Note:  

Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7 p.m. Plan to arrive with enough time to park in the new structure which may be accessed off of Hobart. You will only be able to enter through that entrance. 

For those not fasting: food will not be served until after 8 p.m. as this is an event that celebrates the month of Ramadan. Please plan accordingly. 

Looking forward to seeing you soon!


Rabbi Susan Goldberg, Edina Lekovic, Brie Loskota, & Tasnim Shamji
Iftar Host Committee
May 31, 2018 at 6:30pm
Wilshire Boulevard Temple
3663 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90010
United States
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$35.00 USD · 12 rsvps

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