Friday, June 26, 2015

New World Patriotism Commemoration - July 5th

Ramadan Mubarak!

Join us to Commemorate New World Patriotism Day at the July First Sunday!

Quranic Arabic Instruction, Business class; Dawah Workshop, Iftar!  See you there.  

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Global Dawah Day

We NEED your participation. Join us tomorrow and submit your recipe during #GlobalDawahDay 


Last year, The Mosque Cares along with Muslims from 60+ countries across 6 continents participated in Global Dawah Day, making it one the biggest dawah days in modern history. 

This year’s campaign was designed under the slogan “Who Do You Love?” to share with the world why Muslims love Prophet Muhammad (pbuh).
With this in mind, we invite and encourage all faith-based people to submit a recipe during Global Dawah Day, June 20th - visit

Food is universal and brings us together.  Our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) said "Eat together and do not separate, for the blessing is in being together."

Juneteenth Observance

"All African Americans should know about this observance day.  Our history as Americans and as Muslims has developed to unite us again with the Motherland, Africa. 

It is a new life we want for ourselves as descendants of Africa in America.  Recently, we made a statement expressing these deep sentiments, the Statement is: “A commitment to continue in the best tradition of the African American struggle for improvement on self and race.” 

This is expressed in the language, New Africa. Juneteenth observance gives us an opportunity to publish our best sentiments and preserve this day that celebrates our Emancipation.  The Emancipation process must continue until we are free spiritually as well as bodily."  Imam W. Deen Mohammed

Ramadan Mubarak! Activities at TMC

Thursday, June 18, 2015

The Mosque Cares | Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed Mourns With The Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina

The Mosque Cares | Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed Mourns With The Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina 

On behalf of The Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed, we extend our sincere, heartfelt condolences to members of the Emanuel AME Church, their families, friends and community. Our thoughts are with you and we are here to support you through this senseless tragedy. We pray G-d grants comfort to the victims who survived and for those who passed away, forgives their shortcomings and grants them paradise.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan Activities at The Mosque Cares 
929 W. 171st St., East Hazel Crest, IL 60429

- Daily beginning TONIGHT: Isha and Tarawih prayer
- Weekly on Friday and Saturday: Community Iftar [Bring a Dish].

Thursday, June 4, 2015

See You There This Weekend

June First Sunday Weekend Programming

If you are unable to attend you can watch and hear a live broadcast - stream the broadcast live to your computer, tablet, or smart phone just click on this link:

Thursday, May 28, 2015

33 Days To Ramadan Countdown

As we countdown to Ramadan, we plan to post quotes by Imam W. Deen Mohammed each day, that relate to Ramadan, Insha Allah

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TMC Youth In Action Project

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Remembering Those Who Sacrifice

Americans across the land will gather in unity to remember all who have made sacrifices in service to our country.  


This Memorial Day, we thank all Believers in Uniform for the tremendous contributions they have made to community and country.  We are deeply honored and recognize you and your families' selfless service, both seen and unseen. 


Imam W. Deen Mohammed* said, "everything that happens in human life, as designed by our Creator, has a sign for our intelligence, for our mind to read. And everything carries both knowledge and mercy."  


Honoring those who served isn't just about Memorial Day, it's about all of us serving humanity in some capacity each and every day.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Here We Go!!! STUDENTS Check It - INTRODUCING The STREAM Labs Annual Expo

The National STREAM Labs Expo will take place during the 2015 Annual Muslim Convention in Tinley Park, IL, during the Labor Day Weekend.

All student participants must:

1.  Complete and present a an innovative project that address a minimum of 4 of the six STREAM Labs concepts.

* Science - Allowing students to discover solutions to the problems of today 
* Technology - Helping students use advances in technology to structure or format solutions to the problems of today
* Reading - Aiding the development of communication skills as students communicate with nature and humanity to better understand the nature of solutions to real-world problems 
* Engineering - Facilitating opportunities for students to design and structure solutions
* Art - Encouraging and developing ways for students to use their innovative talents to structure or format solutions to the problems of today
* Math - Providing real-world examples for students to engage in problem solving methods to construct solutions

2.  Complete and submit the online application by 11:59 pm on July 15, 2015.

 3.  Have a local or national leader (Imam, Pastor, Founder or Board Member of a Faith-Based and or Community-Based Organization) provide a letter of recommendation that demonstrates students commitment to helping others and supporting organizations, such as The Mosque Cares.

4.  Submit a poster for approval by August 1, 2015 via email.  See poster requirements for more specifics on the poster guidelines.

5.  Provide The Mosque Cares with a digital copy of an abstract (one paragraph) of the highlights of The STREAM Labs Expo project.

7.  The posters will be on display from after Salat-ul Jummah until Sunday morning at 11:00 pm. Each participant is encouraged to attend the Convention.  All that attend should be prepared to make a 10 minute presentation-on Saturday or Sunday morning for convention attendees.

Poster Creation Tool:

Examples of recent posters: 

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Call for Transportation Organizers - Annual Muslim Convention

As Salaam Alaikum,

Email: if interested in participating.

We at the Transportation Committee are looking for Community Transportation Organizers to coordinate travel to the "Claim Your Inheritance " 26th  Annual Muslim Convention hosted by The Mosque Cares September 4-6, 2015.

50 States and Bermuda 

Community Transportation Organizer (CTO  duties)

(1) Conduct a survey in your local area to identify most travelers' preferred Method of Travel. 

(2) Provide Region with Informed and Agreed Central Location(s) for Dispatch of Bus and Travel.

(3) Research, Announcements and Assistance with Travel Plan Package Savings for Transportation Assistance and Programs.

(4) Conduct Travel Emergency Procedures and Security standard review.

(5) Ethical Review and Transparency of All Monies collected going straight toward Travel package  (Emergency Fund).

(6) Assistance of making sure all Travelers Have met CTO and have met properly secured seating measures. 

As Salaam Alaikum, 
Ismail Qadar -  Mujahideen Mohammed (Chair)
Transportation Committee (NATO)

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Ramadan Session 2015

For Program Details, Lodging Options and To Purchase Tickets go to

Chicago, IL - May 18, 2015:  The Mosque Cares (Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed) announces our Annual Ramadan Session under the uplifting theme. Researching our Faith For Implementation of Leadership. This event hosted during the Holy Month of Ramadan signifies our devotion to the study and glorification of Al Qu’ran.  It will be held Friday July 10-Sunday July 12, 2015 at The Mosque Cares, 929 West 171st Street, East Hazel Crest, IL  60429

Established by Imam W. Deen Mohammed, The Ramadan Session has continued to mark our focus on our spiritual growth and development as we seek to understand our most sacred obligations as part of Allah’s creation.

During the Month of Ramadan, we make an extraordinary effort to devote ourselves to those things that sustain us and strengthen our resolve as Muslims. “Oh you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you. As it was prescribed to those before you, That you may (learn) self restraint."  Al Quran 2:183

During the Month of Ramadan, we strive to be our best selves. We do this by emulating the best model of human excellence, Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) “You have indeed in the Apostle of Allah a beautiful pattern of (conduct) for anyone whose hope is in Allah and the Final Day and who engages much in the praise of Allah” Al Qu’ran 33:21

The Mosque cares, under the leadership of W. Deen Mohammed ll, President along with supporters and students of Imam W. Deen Mohammed welcome you to Ramadan Session of 2015



Phone:  708-679-1587

Mailing Address:  The Mosque Cares, PO Box 1061, Calumet City, IL  60409

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Joins Community, Faith and Business Leaders toKick-Off Second Annual Summer of Faith and Action

The Mosque Cares joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, residents, community, faith and business leaders to kick-off the second annual Summer of Faith and Action, a citywide violence prevention initiative to promote safety throughout Chicago communities in the summer months.

"While we may be a city of different neighborhoods, when it comes to keeping our kids safe, we are one Chicago," said Mayor Emanuel. "Whether it is West Side, South Side or North Side, Faith and Action is about one city coming together with a common purpose to keep our children safe, secure, and supervised this summer."

On Friday May 22nd from 7-9 PM, Summer of Faith and Action, encourages faith and community leaders, business owners and residents to gather together focusing on creating a safe and secure environment throughout the Chicagoland area.  

Last year nearly 1,000 residents gathered at over 100 locations across the City marking the first night of Faith and Action. This year participants have planned barbeques, street corner prayer, rallies, block club parties, CAPS activities and events for youth.

To register to participate or to host an event in your community email: or call 312-744-1718.

The Mosque Cares is participating - May 22 You Are Invited

All are welcome; see You there!  Come out and let's have a good time together.

The Mosque Cares invites you to our Community Family Night >> PIZZA & POT-LUCK - WATCH PARTY - GAMES
- Our first "ASK AN ENTREPRENEUR" session!

7-9 PM
929 W. 171st Street
East Hazel Crest, IL  60429

Bringing our supporters and attendees into promotion of our Annual Muslim Convention

The Mosque Cares is bringing our supporters and attendees into promotion of our Annual Muslim Convention. We now have convenient business card size promotional material with registration and contact. This allows everyone, including you to participate.  This is our national Dawah effort and Dawah is an obligation for Muslims which is a gift and mercy from Allah (SWT).

Allah (SWT) says in the Quran: "Let there arise out of you a band of people inviting to all that is good, enjoining what is right, and forbidding what is wrong: They are the ones to attain felicity." (3:104)

For example those things Allah (SWT) has forbidden for us should not be looked upon as a hardship but as an invitation to conduct lawful business. As African American people we are well aware of the low rate of our dollars changing hands among our own people. Through the promotion of halal products at the Annual Muslim Convention and throughout our communities nationwide and worldwide we can change those negative circumstances to positive if we all take on this great challenge of doing more for self and kind.

If you would like to participate in this effort to invite our friends and fellow citizens to our Annual Muslim Convention email your contact information and requested quantity to

FYI - full size 8.5x11 flyers are also available. Don't forget to hang these in areas visible to the public.

Thank you for your time, May Allah (SWT) continue to guide and bless all of our good works.