Muslims in America Working to Help Their Neighbors

Ayad, Marwan
October 2012
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Oct2012, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p52
The article reports on the charitable works by Muslim charitable groups in the U.S. It claims that said groups offer various services, including health clinics and food for the homeless. Among such organizations are the Muslim Community Center of Maryland (MCC) and the Islamic community of Masjid (Mosque) Muhammad in Washington DC.


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