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Chicago Bohras Host Law Enforcement Appreciation Lunch

The Chicago Dawoodi Bohra community hosted an appreciation lunch for law enforcement members at their Masjid.

Police Chiefs, Deputies, Sheriffs, and Representatives from the FBI and DHS Honored for Their Contributions The Dawoodi Bohra community of Chicago hosted an appreciation lunch for members of the law enforcement community at their Masjid on 14th November. The event was held to honor law enforcement officials for their contributions to the community and to…

Project Rise Chicago: Fostering Educational Opportunities for Refugees

Students from the Chicago Dawoodi Bohras partnered with World Relief Chicago to hold a school supply drive for the children of refugee families.

Students from the Chicago Dawoodi Bohras partnered with World Relief Chicago to hold a school supply drive for the children of refugee families. During the month-long drive, the students met weekly to collect supplies such as crayons and backpacks.  The school supplies drive was planned and executed by the volunteers of Project Rise Chicago in…

Advocate Breast Surgeon Unfurls ‘Bear Down’ Flag

Advocate Breast Surgeon Unfurls “Bear Down” Flag During Breast Cancer Awareness Game

Courtesy of Advocate HealthCare by Adam Widman Published on: Citizens News & The Daily Herald CHICAGO – Dr. Ameer Gomberawalla, a breast surgical oncologist with Advocate Health Care, was recognized this afternoon as the Chicago Bears’ special guest during the “Bear Down” flag ceremony before the Bears took on the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field….

Chicago Dawoodi Bohra Community Hosts Successful Roundtable Discussion on Youth Mental Health

Chicago Dawoodi Bohra Community Hosts Successful Roundtable Discussion on Youth Mental Health

The Chicago Dawoodi Bohra Community is pleased to announce the successful completion of its impactful roundtable discussion focused on youth mental health in partnership with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Saifee Burhani Medical Association – America. The event, held on May 24 2023, provided a platform for professionals and community members to…

Uniting Youth in Sportsmanship and Brotherhood: Chicago Dawoodi Bohra’s Inaugural City vs City Frisbee Tournament

Uniting Youth in Sportsmanship and Brotherhood: Chicago Dawoodi Bohra's Inaugural City vs City Frisbee Tournament

The youth division of the Chicago Dawoodi Bohra community recently organized an inaugural City vs City ultimate frisbee tournament known as TUFT within the USA Dawoodi Bohra community on March 11th and 12th. The two-day event brought together 47 players from five cities – Chicago, New Brunswick, Detroit, Columbus, and San Diego – who competed…