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Interfaith Leaders of Orange County Came Together for Iftar Dinner at Pacifica OC

Interfaith Leaders of Orange County Came Together for Iftar Dinner at Pacifica OC

Pacifica Institute – Orange County hosted an Interfaith Iftar gathering at its new location in Irvine on the evening of Wednesday July 1st. Various denominations of Christianity, Judaism, Islam,...
“Ramadan being a great time in bringing people together and the importance of being grounded in our faith.”

“Ramadan being a great time in bringing people together and the importance of being grounded in our faith.”

Pacifica Orange County hosted a Ramadan Iftar for the Muslim community of Orange County at its new location in Irvine on Tuesday June 30th, 2015. The evening started with an introduction to Pacifica...
Pacifica OC Brought Together Representatives of Charity Organizations for Iftar Dinner

Pacifica OC Brought Together Representatives of Charity Organizations for Iftar Dinner

On the evening of Wednesday June 24th, 2015 Pacifica Institute – Orange County proudly held its very first event since relocating to a new facility in Irvine. The event also marked the beginning of...
Pacifica LA hosted Law Enforcement Officers for Iftar Dinner

Pacifica LA hosted Law Enforcement Officers for Iftar Dinner

Ramadan is a time when people of different backgrounds come together and show hospitality to build a genuine friendship that would eventually form a bond of respect throughout the rest of the year. ...
Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner with LA Greek Community

Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner with LA Greek Community

On June 25, 2015 Pacifica Institute hosted a Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner at the Saint Sophia Greek Cathedral. The dinner was organized to celebrate the month of Ramadan together while also...
Iftar Dinner with Temple Judea Synagogue

Iftar Dinner with Temple Judea Synagogue

Ramadan started on the 17th of June this year and in the very first day of Ramadan- 2015, Pacifica Institute hosted an iftar meal with Temple Judea. Fasting starts an hour and a half before the sun...
Cherishing Art Contest and Fundraiser for Homeless, Neglected and Abused Children

Cherishing Art Contest and Fundraiser for Homeless, Neglected and Abused Children

Who says fundraising for homeless, neglected and abused children needs to be serious? A sold-out Cherishing Arts Initiative Gala evening on Tuesday was filled with plenty of laughs and some unique...
‘Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families’ by Police Officer Mathew Aragon

‘Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families’ by Police Officer Mathew Aragon

On Wednesday, April 22nd, Pacifica Institute Orange County hosted a lecture on Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families, featuring Irvine Police Officer Mathew Aragon. Officer Aragon has been an...
Islam’s Jesus – by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

Islam’s Jesus – by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

On April 21, 2015, Pacifica Institute Seattle hosted Dr. Zeki Saritoprak for a lecture on his recently published book “Islam’s Jesus.” Dr. Saritoprak is a professor of Islamic Studies and...
Pacifica Institute Seattle serves meal to the homeless at Eastside Winter Shelter

Pacifica Institute Seattle serves meal to the homeless at Eastside Winter Shelter

On March 19th, 2015, Pacifica Institute’s Seattle chapter helped a worthwhile cause by serving hot meal to the homeless at Eastside Women’s Winter Shelter located in Bellevue, WA. Some 50...