Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Interfaith Vigil for victims of Christchurch Mosque Shootings

Butler University’s Muslim Student Association and the Muslim Alliance of Indiana honors the victims of the tragic event. The goal is to raise awareness that bigotry and hatred are forces that threaten the well-being of our communities today.

Meet members of the CIC AmeriCorps team

Each one of these members is serving with CIC's Interfaith Enrichment Corps to help strengthen the capacities of Indianapolis faith communities.

Rev. Jerry Zehr calls to focus on ideas that unite us

CIC emeritus board member KP Singh reports on the visit to the Sikh Satsang of Rev. Jerry Zehh, founder of Carmel Interfaith Alliance

Why “Baby Doll Goes to Daycare” is important

Take a look at a vibrant slice of Hoosier culture you may not have known exists

Thanks to the generous sponsors of the Interfaith Banquet

Thanks to the sponsors of the Fifth Annual Interfaith Banquet. We’re proud that this group of civic and religious leaders have chosen to support CIC and the Interfaith Banquet.

AmeriCorps members visit An Lac Buddhist Temple

The Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps is the CIC's AmeriCorps program that extends access to services to Central Indiana's population of newcomers. The recently visited a Buddhist temple formed by Vietnamese refugees.

Prevention as Intervention: Protective Factors and Sustained Recovery

Learn about protective and preventative factors from both the faith community and service provider perspectives.

“Rebuilding Refugees’ Lives in Sri Lanka” with Sajith Silva

Sajith Silva, Catholic Relief Services program coordinator for Sri Lanka, talked about the vulnerable people displaced by war and how Catholic Relief Services provides hope and support

Interfaith Coalition for Mental Health luncheon and more

February 20th ICMH hosted its second monthly luncheon, part of the series about How and When to Refer: Mental Health Crises.

Indy group heads to the border to help migrant women

Maria Pimentel-Gannon is going with her husband. She's one of the interpreters. Asked why she wanted to go, Pimentel-Gannon got choked up and said, "I have two kids...I can't imagine being separated, being kept from them and not being able to do whatever I could" to help them.

Congratulations to “Indiana Sisters Making a Difference”

One of the most popular booths at the 2018 Indy Festival of Faiths was "Indiana Sisters Making a Difference." Sisters Anitha and Vani Sharma provided henna artistry in order to raise funds for an orphanage

Candlelight Vigil in Memory of Mustafa Ayoubi

The Greater Indianapolis Muslim community is saddened and disheartened by the recent murder of Mustafa Ayoubi, a 32-year old IU Kelley School of Business graduate, devoted son and brother, and loyal friend.

Sacred Spaces tour of Masjid Al-Fajr

The Masjid Al-Fajr Islamic Center of Greater Indianapolis was founded in 1971. Masjid Al-Fajr aims to develop Islamic character within Indianapolis both individually and throughout the Muslim community.

Join us for a very special International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated March 8th. In many countries it’s widely celebrated, even a national holiday. Maybe it should be here as well.

Masjid Al Mumineen fundraiser

One of the least prepossessing places of worship in Central Indiana also happens to be one of the most important. Masjid Al Mumineenon the northeastside of Indianapolis may not look impressive, but it makes an enormous difference in its neighborhood.

Testifying about hate crime legislation

Several CIC board members spoke not as CIC board members but as citizens seeking to educate lawmakers and the public about their perspectives on proposed legislation.