Category Archive: Recent Events, slideshow

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...
We Strongly Condemn the Heinous Attack on Innocent People in Orlando

We Strongly Condemn the Heinous Attack on Innocent People in Orlando

Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of Orlando terror and hate attack. We condemn all forms of religious and other forms of extremism that teach hatred and incite violence. However, we need...
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...
Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Institute organized a delegation to attend the 4th Peaceful Coexistence Conference and debate at Seoul National University titled “Countering Violence Extremism at the Grassroots Level”...
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...
Pacifica Youth Joined the Focolare Community Event and Made a Presentation About the Institute

Pacifica Youth Joined the Focolare Community Event and Made a Presentation About the Institute

A group of youth from Pacifica Institute attended an interfaith event at the Christ Cathedral Academy along with the community of Focolare Movement. There were  more than a dozen speakers to...
Coastal Protection Updates by Senator Ben Allen

Coastal Protection Updates by Senator Ben Allen

On March 18, 2016, Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch hosted California State Senator Ben Allen for a luncheon forum on Coastal Protection Updates. In 2014, California State Senator Ben Allen was...