An approach to Israel-Palestine understanding

by (Kaufman Interfa...)

Submitted 07-17-2020 under NONPROFITS

Written  by Doug Kindschi, Director Last week a great friend of the interfaith institute and of Grand Valley State University died at age 99.  Seymour Padnos and his wife, Esther, had been generous to the university and to the institute,...

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An Evening of Sufi Music in Grand Rapids

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 09-23-2013 under NONPROFITS

This rousing ensemble from Karachi, Pakistan boasts direct lineage to the 13th century musicians and singers assembled by the legendary poet Amir Khusrau: the first practitioners of qawwali music. Rarely is religious music so electric, as chanted...

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Literacy Center of West Michigan Student Spotlight: Rose Mayan

by (LiteracyCenter)

Submitted 04-05-2011 under NONPROFITS

The following story is a personal account from Rose Mayan, a student learner from the Literacy Center of West Michigan.  Rose chose to share her story and experience with her volunteer tutor in hopes of encouraging others to...

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