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Lieutenant Naheed Vadsaria in the United States Navy.
Lieutenant Naheed Vadsaria in the United States Navy.
Empowering Change: a Life of Passion, Purpose, and Advocacy.
Empowering Change: a Life of Passion, Purpose, and Advocacy.
8 November 2023

A Journey from the Peace Corps to Disarmament to Joining the U.S. Navy.

Amran Hudda with his National Leadership Bowl trophy
Amran Hudda with his National Leadership Bowl trophy
Two Remarkable Journeys: Amran’s and Amar's Pursuit of Excellence and Inspiration
Two Remarkable Journeys: Amran’s and Amar's Pursuit of Excellence and Inspiration
16 September 2023

Debating and Virtual Reality Skills Showcase Two Students

From left): Aziza Hasan, Executive Director of New Ground; Dr. Shaheen Kassim-Lakha, Conrad Hilton Foundation; Los Angeles City Council Member Nithya Raman, and Joumana Silyan-Saba, Director of Policy and Discrimination Enforcement for the Civil + Human Rights and Equity Department, Los Angeles.
From left): Aziza Hasan, Executive Director of New Ground; Dr. Shaheen Kassim-Lakha, Conrad Hilton Foundation; Los Angeles City Council Member Nithya Raman, and Joumana Silyan-Saba, Director of Policy and Discrimination Enforcement for the Civil + Human Rights and Equity Department, Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Community Achievement Award Presented at Iftar Dinner
Los Angeles Community Achievement Award Presented at Iftar Dinner
24 July 2023

Los Angeles City Council Honors Dr. Shaheen Kassim-Lakha at Iftar Dinner.

The Reshamwalla family at work. Photo: Nimmi Richards.
The Reshamwalla family at work. Photo: Nimmi Richards.
Orange County Volunteers Join Others to Build Houses
Orange County Volunteers Join Others to Build Houses
20 July 2023

Volunteers support Muslim Build Day to help two families own a home.

Scouts and Ismaili CIVIC volunteers to work with HandsOn Bay Area and the City of San Leandro to plant trees on Earth Day 2023.
Scouts and Ismaili CIVIC volunteers to work with HandsOn Bay Area and the City of San Leandro to plant trees on Earth Day 2023.
Santa Clara Valley’s Boy and Girl Scouts Plant Trees on Earth Day
Santa Clara Valley’s Boy and Girl Scouts Plant Trees on Earth Day
16 July 2023

Santa Clara Boy and Girl Scouts volunteer to plant trees in San Leandro on Earth Day.

The Pamiri Jamat from SFV and other Jamatkhanas.
The Pamiri Jamat from SFV and other Jamatkhanas.
Roz-e-Nur Celebrations Light up Los Angeles
Roz-e-Nur Celebrations Light up Los Angeles
4 July 2023

The Greater Los Angeles Jamat Gathers to Commemorate Roz-e-Nur, Celebrating Mawlana Hazar Imam’s First Visit to Tajikistan

Director of CalOES, Mark Ghilarducci, showed the signed agreement to the other remote participants.
Director of CalOES, Mark Ghilarducci, showed the signed agreement to the other remote participants.
Partnership with California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Renewed
Partnership with California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Renewed
8 June 2023

California Office of Emergency Management renews partnership with AKAH and FOCUS.

Ismaili participants at the Nowruz event.
Ismaili participants at the Nowruz event.
Nowruz Around the World in Santa Clara: Ismaili children showcase our rich cultural heritage.
Nowruz Around the World in Santa Clara: Ismaili children showcase our rich cultural heritage.
19 April 2023

Nowruz shared with the public at the Children’s Discovery Museum, San Jose, allowing the audience to learn about our festival and cultures.

[Left to right): Farrah Fazal, Saima Habib, Salima Bhimani PhD, Zeenat Bhamani, Aziza Hasan, Edina Lekovic, Nadia Allaudin CIMA, Farah Merani, and Alysha Kassam Mukhida.
[Left to right): Farrah Fazal, Saima Habib, Salima Bhimani PhD, Zeenat Bhamani, Aziza Hasan, Edina Lekovic, Nadia Allaudin CIMA, Farah Merani, and Alysha Kassam Mukhida.
Women’s Leadership Forum in Los Angeles
Women’s Leadership Forum in Los Angeles
1 April 2023

Successful Women’s Leadership Forum in Los Angeles

Event for the Ismailis in Media and Entertainment hosted by Rizwan Manji.
Event for the Ismailis in Media and Entertainment hosted by Rizwan Manji.
Ismaili Media and Communications Alliance Get-together in Los Angeles
Ismaili Media and Communications Alliance Get-together in Los Angeles
27 December 2022

Second Media and Entertainment Alliance Event.

Ismaili CIVIC volunteers with Josh Fryday from the Office of the Governor, and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo.
Ismaili CIVIC volunteers with Josh Fryday from the Office of the Governor, and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo.
Giving a Helping Hand to Mother Earth
Giving a Helping Hand to Mother Earth
18 December 2022

Ismaili CIVIC Volunteers in  the West plant tree

Dr. Farrokh Derakshani and Danish Kurani  in conversation about the Aga Khan Award for Architecture
Dr. Farrokh Derakshani and Danish Kurani  in conversation about the Aga Khan Award for Architecture
A Conversation about Architecture in Milpitas
A Conversation about Architecture in Milpitas
29 October 2022

Aga Khan Award for Architecture Director Discusses the 2022 Award Nominations

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