OCIF will be hosting a workshop titled "Healing Hearts" on February 26th. This will be geared towards understanding how to support our community and the ones who are in need of our help.
OCIF invites you to a community potluck this weekend on February 18th to meet & greet Sheikh Tarik Ata. This will be a good time to introduce yourself and also get to know our new Sheikh. Check out the flyer for more info
OCIF and ICOI Youth Bonfire Night.
Act of Kindness by our neighbors
In the midst of all the hate-mongering and the constant attacks on us and our religion, we have also seen beautiful acts of kindness from our neighbors. We have seen an outpouring of support and can't thank them enough for being there for us in this difficult time. Here is one of the notes that was posted near our Masjid Entrance.
OCIF WELCOMES OUR NEW SHEIKH!
After a mindful search, selection, interviews, and meetings we have the privilege to announce the appointment of Mr. Tarik Ata – OCIF Religious Coordinator. Sheikh Ata will begin his term from February 3rd In sha Allah.
Sheikh Tarik Ata is a talented, enthusiastic and hardworking individual with the desire to teach learn and expand on personal experiences and serve with enthusiasm. Equipped with education in Psychology, Islamic Banking and Commerce and Islamic Law, he is ready to deeply engage with our community. He has been a teacher of the Quran, Tajweed, Fiqh, Hadeeth, and Seerah in Jordan. He has also been an Assistant Imam in Jordan and has studied with esteemed religious scholars. Please welcome Sheikh Ata at your next visit to the masjid.
Arabic is BACK. It will resume on Wednesday Jan 4th
between 11:30-1:00pm, lectured by
Sheikh Mohammed Faqih.
OCIF Blood Drive is on Sunday, February 26th from 8:00am to 2:00pm. It will be held at the Red Cross Bloodmobile in Mission Viejo. Please see the flyer for more info.
OCIF After School Program
OCIF is launching the After School Program. This program will enable children to learn Arabic, Quran Memorization and Islamic Studies. Other programs will be available too based on need. Check out the flyer for more info. Here is a link to register.
Pillars Academy New Infants and Toddlers Program This program is suited for infants 3 months to 18 months and for toddlers 18 months to 36 months. Check out the flyer for more information.
Pillars Academy Weekend School Registration is open for 2016-2017 school year: You can choose either Saturday or Sunday 8:30-10:00 am (Optional additional Language course( Arabic- per enrollment) 10:00 am- 2:00 pm REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR AGES 4-14 years old Annual Tuition: $693/ Year We offer sibling discounts for more information, please visit OCIF office or the website: http://www.pillarsacademy.org/weekend-school/about/