SMC Eid Picnic a Success

On Sunday, July 10th, the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California held its first Eid Picnic at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, California. Hundreds of community members from the Southland gathered to celebrate the joyous occasion with food, games, competitions, and prayers. We hope to see all of you at our next event!

Upcoming IECOC Junior Youth Camp

The IECOC is pleased to announce the upcoming Junior Youth Camp in August, whose theme is “The Importance of Good Friends.” This camp is especially designed for youths aged 9-14, and will cost only $120 for three days of fun and spiritual enrichment. All information can be found in the above flyer. Please mark your…

DRF Fundraising Iftar for Hospital and Orphans

For more than a decade, Development and Relief Foundation has been providing outstanding services to a large population in Iraq. DRF is making significant changes in the areas of education, healthcare, and humanitarian and social services. All of this has been accomplished thanks to donors like you. Last Ramadan, we enjoyed a nice iftar with…

Nightly Ramadan Program Continues at the IECOC

Since Tuesday, June 7th, the IECOC has been holding nightly programs in commemoration of the holy month of Ramadan. Every night the program begins one hour before Maghrib with Qur’an recitation, followed by congregational prayers, Iftar, Dua Iftitah, and a lecture by Dr. Sayed Mostafa al-Qazwini. The programs will continue for the entire duration of…

SMC Month of Ramadan Announcement

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful June 5, 2015 Assalaamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh, The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California announces that tomorrow, Monday, June 6 is the first day of the holy month of Ramadan. This announcement is based on multiple verified sightings of the…

Nightly Ramadan Program at the IECOC

IECOC nightly programs will begin on Tuesday, June 7th, and continue throughout the holy month. Programs will begin one hour before Maghrib with Qur’an recitation, followed by congregational prayers, Iftar, Dua Iftitah, and a lecture by Dr. Sayed Mostafa al-Qazwini. All are encouraged to attend and benefit from these programs. The month of Ramadan is…

Upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic

The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California is proud to announce it will be hosting its first Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic on Sunday July 10th, 2016 from 11AM to 7PM! The picnic will be held at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, CA. Save the date! More details to follow.

DRF Charity Fundraiser

Mark your calendars! The Development and Relief Foundation will be holding a special fundraising dinner on Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at 6 PM. The dinner will be located at DoubleTree Irvine, whose address can be found in the above flyer as well as information about purchasing tickets. Tickets must be purchased in advance!

Development and Relief Foundation Holds Successful Fundraiser

On Saturday, February 20th, 2016, the Development and Relief foundation held a successful fundraising event in Chicago, IL, to raise funds for the Imam al-Hujjah (as) hospital in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq being built under the supervision of Ayatollah Sayed Mortadha al-Qazwini. The event was attended by a large portion of the Chicago…