Join the Shoulder to Shoulder Campaign, and share your supper with others, as Hate is overcome by Love and the Spirit of Ramadan is felt in our homes. Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, there is a way to join, virtually. Visit the Campaign website here and […]
Interfaith Community and Friends
As an interfaith community, It is our duty to know that it is a very urgent time during which many people are left in economic hardship and are in need of our help, due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic. Now, through Friday March 20, the Akron Canton Foodbank will be collecting donations that will be matched by Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and an anonymous donor, each dollar matched for a dollar, up to $40,000. Link to donate is give.akroncantonfoodbank.org/goodyearmatch. Please note ‘in Honor of AAIC’ and the name of your congregation. For questions email email@example.com and contact the Foodbank at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your support during this time of need.
Don’t forget that just $20 will provide 160 meals to those in need.
Prayer from the Jewish Faith: Mi Sheberach in English Translation May the One who blessed our ancestors — Patriarchs Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, Matriarchs Sarah, Rebecca, Rachel, and Leah — bless and heal the one who is ill: ________________ son/daughter of ________________ . May the […]
Also, click here for resources amid the virus pandemic: Additional resources from Summit County Community Partnership are here: http://cpsummit.org/covid-19-resources/ Please see the following document for facts and myths of the coronavirus from the Ohio Department of Health Photo by Bruno Cervera
As a human being and as a Hindu, and on behalf of the Hindu Community of Greater Akron Area, I condemn in strongest terms the massacre of Muslims assembled for their Friday prayer in the mosques in New Zealand. Writing from my hospital bed in an environment of kindness, compassion, and healing provided by my care givers, I try to feel the pain of victims of the New Zealand tragedy and pray for them and their loved ones. While modern popular technologies have enabled the lethal spread of terrorism worldwide, each one of us can do our part to counter it through kindness, compassion and caring by our own works and networks.
We at the Akron Area Interfaith Council are heartbroken at the news of the recent shootings at mosques in New Zealand. To our Muslim brothers and sisters at the Islamic Society of Akron and Kent and the Akron Masjid, our thoughts and prayers go out […]