• SMC leadership team engages with Bayan College and meets Muhammad Ali’s wife Lonnie Ali.

    Several members of Shia Muslim Council (SMC) leadership team attended a cruise luncheon with Bayan College on Sunday Feb 11, 2018. Share on:

  • The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jumada al-Akhirah 1439 A.H.

    February 17, 2018 On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Jumada al-Akhirah 1439 AH will be Saturday, February 17th, 2018. The crescent moon was sighted on Friday, February 16th.  We pray to Allah to guide and bless us

  • Upcoming Fatimiyya Programs

    Salaam Alaykum, Below is a list of the local Fatimiyya Programs for this week. For more updates follow us on Social Media using the links below. Shia Ithna-Asheri Islamic Jamaat of Los Angeles 7925 Serapis Avenue Pico Rivera, CA 90660 Program: Feb. 24 @ 6 PM Yaseen Educational Foundation 2110 E. First

  • Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) helps students pursuing Film, Journalism, Law, & Public Policy

    ISF’s mission is to increase American Muslim representation in media, politics and government.It is to encourage and support Muslims students to become future lawyers, politicians, journalists, film makers, and academicians that properly represent Islam and Muslims in the U.S. Since 2009, ISF has awarded 280 scholarships and grants totaling $857,100.

  • Muslim Scholarship Deadline approaching – 2/23/18

    The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California and the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) announced earlier that the University of La Verne has a Muslim Students scholarship opportunity. The scholarship is intended to help Muslim students enrolled at the university for the 2018 Fall Semester. The deadline is approaching on February 23,

  • Changing the Narrative – Meeting with Mehdi Hasan

    #MehdiHassan, #MuslimUnity – SMC Leaders, Khalil Dewji, MehdiReza Hirji, Dr. Fatma Hakkak and Salam Hariri attended a Public Speaking Seminar with Political Journalist, Mehdi Hassan, at Bayan College in Clarermont. The seminar included leaders and Imams from other organizations. The seminar provided guidance and technique when speaking about Islam with

  • Sunni Shia Unity – The Myth of Sectarianism with Mehdi Hassan

    #SunniShiaUnity; #ShiaUnity, #MuslimUnity – Zainabia Islamic Society hosted world renowned political journalist, Mehdi Hasan in Pomona for a discussion on Sunni Shia Unity. SMC Leaders, Khalil Dewji, MehdiReza Hirji, Dr. Fatma Hakkak and Syed Asghar Rizvi were in attendance along with Islamic Shura Council Leaders, Dr. Ahmed Soboh,Chairman and Waqas

  • 7th Joint Masjid Table Tennis Tournament

    Enrollment Form: http://scmco.net/tabletennis2018/enrollment-form/ Players Restrictions: http://scmco.net/tabletennis2018/events-player-restrictions/ Rules & Regulations:  http://scmco.net/tabletennis2018/rules-and-regulations/ Share on: WhatsApp

  • SMC 1st Annual Professional Networking Event

    The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California is proud to present its first annual Professional Networking Event! This is an opportunity for the Shia community to come together, network, and learn about what careers our brothers and sisters are involved in. The youth will have the chance to listen to

  • The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi al-Awwal, 1439 AH

    On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Jamadi al-Awwal 1439 AH will be Friday, January 19th, 2018. No crescent moon was sighted on Wednesday, January 17th.  We pray to Allah to guide and bless us as we