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Founder’s Footsteps

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Nov 2017

Founder’s Footsteps

As salam alaikum — All praise is due to Allah, the most Gracious, the most Merciful. Since the news of my diagnosis, hundreds of messages and prayers have poured in, with love and support from people and communities around the world. My family and the entire team at Ta’leef are overwhelmed with gratitude and renewed energy to be relentless in our service to one another...

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Message from the Board of Directors

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Sep 2017

Message from the Board of Directors

Asalamalaikum, It is our honor and privilege to write to you on behalf of our Founding Director, Usama Canon. We are indebted to him for his service and contributions over the past 12 years to Ta’leef Collective and the broader community. It is with great appreciation that we announce that Usama will be taking a one-year sabbatical from Ta’leef beginning December 2017.  This is in...

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Ramadan Kareem!

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May 2017

Ramadan Kareem!

As salam alaikum, I pray this message finds you in high hopes and good health. I count my blessings and give sincere thanks to Allah for another year of Ramadan upon us. With two campuses in Fremont and Chicago, and an ever growing community, we are humbled at Ta’leef to be a source of solace for so many seeking a sound understanding of Islam. Over...

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Looking forward to 2017

21

Nov 2016

Looking forward to 2017

As salam alaikum, These are crucial times we live in as Muslims around the world. We witnessed perhaps one of the most deeply divisive elections in American history and rising tide of racism across the globe. We also witnessed the passing of the people’s hero, Muhammad Ali, who was a man that left behind a legacy for all. As troubling as these times are, watching...

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Big News!

27

Sep 2016

Big News!

As salam alaikum, This is a special time for the Ta’leef Family. A moment many years in the making is upon us as we inaugurate our second campus in Chicago on November 19, 2016 God willing. Stay tuned for details, and please honor us on that day if you are able. In light of this very busy time, #TaleefLIVE and "Living Right" in Fremont will be on...

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Reflections from Re-entry

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Aug 2016

Reflections from Re-entry

As salam alaikum, Last week, I sat down with 16 attendees at our inaugural Re-entry Retreat in Pope Valley, CA, some of whom I never thought I would see again when I was a Prison Chaplain years ago. We laughed, cried, and most importantly continued to heal. Their combined time served while incarcerated was calculated to be more than 300+ years. A beloved attendee shared:...

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#TaleefLIVE is back July 24th

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Jul 2016

#TaleefLIVE is back July 24th

As salam alaikum! Please join us for our first #TaleefLIVE session back on Sunday, July 24th at 7:00 pm (pst) with Usama Canon! We are excited to share updates following Ramadan and see you all. Bring your friends, family, and loved ones! Stay after for our best coffee and bean pies! We'll be covering a new series titled "The Beloved Community." If you aren't local in the Bay...

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We made it

05

Jul 2016

We made it

As salam alaikum, Eid Mubarak! May this message find you and your loved ones happy, healthy, and prosperous insh'Allah.   This month has been an incredibly special one. I was given the opportunity to share Ramadan with you all and witnessed tremendous benefit from the hours of service, prayers, and generosity displayed by the entire community.  I am happy and humbled to announce that because of your support, we have successfully raised...

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Fast Reminder: (31) “Eid”

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Jul 2016

Fast Reminder: (31) “Eid”

Fast Reminders with Usama Canon: (31) “Eid” There are five nights in which our prayers will not be refused, and Eid is one of them. Take a moment to make a prayer. Peace & blessings and Eid Kareem! Thank you for joining our Ramadan 2016 Campaign: “Ta’leef Together.” You can still support via taleefcollective/ways-to-give or text taleeframadan to 41444. #taleeftogether #ramadan2016


Fast Reminders: (30) Awareness

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Jul 2016

Fast Reminders: (30) Awareness

Fast Reminders with Usama Canon: (30) Awareness Whether we are working, taking care of our families, or engaging in the daily activities of life while we are fast, it is considered worshipping Allah. Be present with it insh’Allah! With only a few days remaining, help us reach our goal of $250,000 this Ramadan! A beloved supporter has agreed to match $50,000 to help us reach...

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