Healing our Multi-Racial and Multi-Ethnic City, Portland
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Iftar Dinner at 9:00 p.m.
Muslim Educational Trust Community Center
10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road Tigard, OR 97223
The Muslim Educational Trust (MET) is celebrating 24 years of bridge-building, friendship, respect for one another and successful partnership with Oregonians of good will from many faiths in our community. We would like to invite you to our Annual Interfaith Partnership Iftar (Breaking the Fast) Dinner on Saturday, June 17th at 7:30 p.m. at MET's Al-Madinah Hall. Please join us celebrate our mutual friendship and partnership over the years!
We will enjoy watching a short clip titled "American Muslims: Facts vs. Fiction" followed by a panel discussion.
Our invited panelists are:
- The Rev. Jeremy Lucas, Rector, Christ Church Episcopal Parish
- Jan Elfers, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon
- Donna Maxey, Race Talks
- Julie Ahmed, Oregon Islamic Academy
- Sister Mollie Reavis, SNJM, Institute for Christian-Muslim Understanding
- Ned Rosh, Jewish Voice for Peace
Many thanks to the Institute for Christian-Muslim Understanding, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, and generous community members for sponsoring the main dish. Please bring your favorite side dish and join us to enjoy visiting with and getting to know one another during this blessed and holy month of Ramadhan.