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Pacifica Institute Orange County branch has hosted Orange County Human Relations Commission Senior Human Relations Specialist Don Han and OC Human Relation Interns

Pacifica Institute Orange County branch has hosted Orange County Human Relations Commission Senior Human Relations Specialist Don Han and OC Human Relation Interns

On Tuesday, March 21st, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch has hosted Orange County Human Relations Commission Senior Human Relations Specialist Don Han and OC Human Relation Interns. Mr. Han...
Remembering the Victims of the 9/11 Tragedy

Remembering the Victims of the 9/11 Tragedy

On September 11, 2016, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted a 9/11 Interfaith Leadership Luncheon for a day of remembrance and prayer, honoring ALL LIVES, together as one beloved family....
Orange County Community Standing Against Hate and Extremism

Orange County Community Standing Against Hate and Extremism

On Sunday, July 10, 2016,  Faith and community leaders, along with local law enforcement officers in Irvine, gathered together on the corner of Alton & Culver in Irvine to denounce hate,...
Breaking Bread Over a Ramadan Dinner

Breaking Bread Over a Ramadan Dinner

On Friday, July 1st 2016, Pacifica Institute was invited to Temple Beth Shalom in Santa Ana to celebrate Shabbat and Ramadan with the Jewish community. The evening started off with a traditional...
Ramadan Dinner with Orange County Sheriff’s Department Interfaith Advisory Council

Ramadan Dinner with Orange County Sheriff’s Department Interfaith Advisory Council

On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, Pacifica Institute hosted a Ramadan Iftar inviting members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Interfaith Advisory Council. Numerous representatives of the...
Ramadan Dinner with Local Law Enforcement Officers

Ramadan Dinner with Local Law Enforcement Officers

On Thursday, June 23 2016, the Orange County branch of Pacifica Institute hosted its annual law enforcement Iftar at its local office. The gathering served to share the joy of Ramadan and to...
Ramadan Brought Together Orange County Faith Communities

Ramadan Brought Together Orange County Faith Communities

On June 14, 2016, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted its annual Interfaith Ramadan Iftar dinner.  The event brought together religious and faith leaders as well as interfaith community...
Muslim and Jewish Teens Coming Together with Their Parents for the Passover Celebration

Muslim and Jewish Teens Coming Together with Their Parents for the Passover Celebration

On Sunday, the Pacifica Institute welcomed teens of Malibu synagogue and Pacifica Teens, along with Rabbi Judith Halevi and the parents of the teens from Malibu Synagogue for Passover...
Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

April 14, 2016, Amir Hussain, Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, gave a lecture on Islam and the building of America at Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch. Dr....
From San Bernardino to Brussels: The Struggle Against Global Terrorism

From San Bernardino to Brussels: The Struggle Against Global Terrorism

Panel speakers included Salam Al-Marayati who is the president and co-founder of the Muslim Public Affairs Council, Horace Frank, LAPD Commander Anti Terror, and Ambassador Rudi Veestraeten who is...