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East Midwest Region


East Midwest Region of Lajna Ima'illah USA consists of seven local Majalis. The Region had the opportunity to organize many National, Regional and Local events. East Midwest Region had the honor to host the Majlis-e-Shura of Lajna Ima'illah USA in 2008, in Columbus, OH, 2009 and 2012 Majlis-e-Shura in Detroit, MI,  Ma Saha’ Allah.

Individual efforts, events and highlights of all Majalis will be posted on this page.

 The Region consists of the following Majalis:

1. OH-Cleveland 2. OH-Columbus
3. OH-Dayton 4. IN-Indiana
5. MI-Detroit 6. PA-Pittsburgh

 

What's New In The Region?

JalsaSeerat-un-Nabi (saw)

Lajna Imaillah Detroit 

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Lajna Imaillah Detroit gathered once again to pay tribute to Prophet Mohammadsaw, and to reflect upon the life, character and guidance provided by our beloved Prophet saw. The program was designed keeping the needs of our local community and the current atmosphere in our country in mind. There were speeches on Prophet Muhammad’ssaw Emphasis on the Importance of Education,Universal Brotherhood, Fairness and Justice for all and Women’s Role in Training the next Generation and Youth Radicalization. The audience was reminded of Prophet Muhammad’ssaw kind treatment of non-Muslims, how Allah judges our actions based on intentions and the Farewell Address of the Holy Prophetsaw. ... [Read  more]

 

Read and enjoy MW Ijtema 2014  Report!

Dayton KK/ Ramzan Activity

By the immense Grace of Allah Almighty, Lajna Dayton Ohio was able to do the following KK activity in the month of Ramzan:
1. Lajna members were able to go twice to Ronald McDonald House of Charities and prepare a meal using their own supplies for 45 people the first time and 35 people the second time.
2. 24 fruit baskets were given to the neighbors of the Dayton Mosque as a neighborly gesture. They were also told about Ramzan.
3. 6 food baskets were given to a nearby housing community through a local agency.
4. 12 food baskets were given to  a men's shelter called Third Chance Ministry of Men.
5. Lajna members helped whole heartedly in a Jamaat project in which food baskets were given to about 60 people in the same housing community mentioned above.

Detroit Lajna Ramadan Service Projects

Feed the Hungry Program:
By the grace of Allah, the Detroit Lajna collected cans and non-perishable food items over the month of Ramadan. The total donation amounted to 594 lbs. The food coordinator from Gleaner’s Food Bank was very pleased with the donations...[Read more]

Midwest Lajna/Nasirat Ijtema 2012

The Midwest Ijtema on CHOOSE ISLAM WHEN CULTURE DISAGREES” took place at Bait-ul-Jaamay Mosque in Glen Ellyn, IL, on September 14th to 16th. Respected National Sadr Lajna Ima’illah USA, Saliha Malik, presided over the event with five National officers and all three Regional Sadran. The Overall attendance was very good with and 205 members on Friday, 355 on Saturday, and 283 on Sunday. Alhamdolillah, 16 Majalis from all Midwest regions participated, East Midwest, South Midwest, and West Midwest. It was a great succsees! [Read more]

 

Detroit Lajna “ Muslims For Life” Campaign Report

The Detroit Chapter President called for the auxiliaries to volunteer to support 10 planned events to collect blood with the American Red Cross. The Lajna was especially acknowledged by the organizing committee and Detroit President Dr. Mansoor Qureshi Sahib for contributing the largest group of volunteers consistently across all blood drive locations. [Read more]


Pittsburgh Lajna brings “Essence of Islam” on Community TV Channel
 

Pittsburgh Lajna was blessed with the opportunity to record programs for Pittsburgh Community TV in PA. The programs are in format of discussion/ information sharing, under the title “essence of Islam”. Three programs of half an hour duration have been recorded so far in the studios of TV Channel, two of which have been on air so far. Each program has been shown by the channel more than once at different times/days.  [Read more]