MAC and APPNA Distribute Relief Packages in Memory of Dr. Rubina Inayat

The Association of Physicians of Pakistani descent of North America (APPNA) and Muslim Americans for Compassion (MAC), with the help of an amazing volunteer Father James Channan OP, distributed COVID-19 emergency relief packages in Yazman Mandi, near Bahawalpur, Pakistan, on July 7, 2020. These were delivered among local Christians, Muslims and Hindus in loving memory [...]

By |2020-07-12T21:35:32+00:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith, Social & Civic|0 Comments

Louisville’s Annual Iftar Dinner Thrives in a Virtual Space

by Aaron Burch For 10 years, Interfaith Paths to Peace and Muslim Americans for Compassion have hosted an annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner for citizens of all backgrounds to break bread together and learn more about the holy month of Ramadan. These events have blossomed over the decade as community leaders and families from across the [...]

By |2020-05-18T18:41:16+00:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith|0 Comments

The Annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner Goes Virtual

Muslim Americans For Compassion and Interfaith Paths to Peace invite you and your family to participate in the 10th Annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner… but this year online! 7:30 p.m. May 14, 2020 Iftar is a fast-breaking meal observed each evening at sundown during the holy month of Ramadan. The annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner is an opportunity for the whole [...]

By |2020-05-07T12:57:20+00:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith|0 Comments

APPNA & MAC Donating Hygiene Supply Kits to Help Fight COVID-19

Muslim Americans for Compassion (MAC) in collaboration with the Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA) sponsored hygiene supply kits to fight COVID19 and provide food to multiple families for the month of Ramadan on April 22, 2020. Thank you to all who took part in this process. Please view the following [...]

By |2020-04-28T18:26:21+00:00April 28th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith, Social & Civic|0 Comments

Ramadan Adjusted Due to COVID-19

WHAS recently covered Ramadan's changes to a digital format due to COVID-19. Featuring an interview with Dr. Muhammad Babar, this news is a great update for the interfaith community within unprecedented times of change.   To watch the full video, visit

By |2020-04-26T19:29:50+00:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith|0 Comments

Church Leaders Preach Private Prayer Worship

Via Wave3 News Interfaith leaders said Friday they are following the advice of Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and other lawmakers to suspend services for now until more is known about the coronavirus' impact. “COVID-19 is different from any other former tragedy in that it spreads through crowds,” said Dr. Muhammad Babar, the Compassionate Louisville Chairman [...]

By |2020-05-05T12:47:29+00:00March 15th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith, Social & Civic|0 Comments

What It Means To Be An American

Dr. Muhammad Babar spoke on January 28th, 2020 at the Louisville Boat Club Literary Society about the spirit of “What It Means To Be An American.” He shared his journey from home to home, from his land of birth Pakistan to his adopted homeland of America. He mentioned that Islam and Muslims are not aliens [...]

By |2020-01-31T16:46:06+00:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: Interfaith, Social & Civic|0 Comments

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council Meets for First Time

The first meeting of the newly formed Muslim Jewish Advisory Council took place Tuesday, January 28th. Several Muslim Americans for Compassion board members were in attendance: Dr. Muhammad Babar, Ozair Shariff and Dr. Waqar Saleem. The event served as an introduction of the new members and perspectives, but also gave the opportunity for the forming [...]

By |2020-01-29T14:02:31+00:00January 29th, 2020|Categories: Interfaith|0 Comments