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    Youth LEAD

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 February 2019.

    Phone: 781-784-0651
    Email: janet@youthleadonline.org
    Website: http://www.youthleadonline.org/
    [flickr_set id="72157621938640196"] “Reflection, Connection, Action” The mission of Interfaith Action, Inc. (IFA) is to develop a healthy pluralistic culture in the town of Sharon, Massachusetts and to be a resource to other cities and towns interested in collaborating to strengthen the bonds of civil society. IFA’s primary... Read more about Youth LEAD

    Weston-Wayland Interfaith Action Group

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 August 2018.

    Phone: 617-962-3631
    Email: contact@wwiag.org
    Website: http://www.wwiag.org
    History The Weston Interfaith Action Group is a not-for-profit organization that was formed by a small number of Christian and Jewish residents of Weston in 1988 who, according to their webpage, wanted to “encourage sensitivity to the increasing diversity of the town’s population.” Their first program was a 10-week workshop on understanding the... Read more about Weston-Wayland Interfaith Action Group

    Boston Interfaith Dialogue

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 August 2018.

    Phone: 617-536-0944
    History Boston Interfaith Dialogue is a small, intimate Jewish-Christian-Muslim trialogue whose membership has remained fairly constant since its founding in 2002. Members are committed to relationship building in a small group setting, as well as networking with other interfaith organizations in the area to help publicize larger, public interfaith events. The participants in this group are drawn from three Boston-area faith... Read more about Boston Interfaith Dialogue

    Jain Sangh of New England

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 September 2018.

    Phone: 781-221-7864
    Email: contact@jsne.org
    Website: http://www.jsne.org
    History The Jain Sangh of New England was founded in 2000 by a group of Svetambar Jain families, who decided to separate from the Jain Center of Greater Boston with the goal of promoting more traditional Jain practice for the Svetambar Jains in the Greater Boston area. The opening of the derasar (temple) was marked by a ceremony of... Read more about Jain Sangh of New England

    Women and Public Policy Program

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 April 2013.

    Phone: 617-496-6973
    Website: http://www.ksg.harvard.edu/wappp
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    The Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP) at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government is a research center that seeks to educate the next generation of government leaders on gender perspectives while contributing to scholarship on women and public policy. Founded in 1997, WAPPP's mission is "to address public policies that... Read more about Women and Public Policy Program

    Women's Studies in Religion Program

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 April 2013.

    Phone: 617-495-5705
    Website: http://www.hds.harvard.edu/wsrp
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    The Women's Studies in Religion Program (WSRP) at Harvard Divinity School "promotes critical inquiry into the interaction between religion and gender. It sponsors research and teaching in feminist theology, biblical studies, ethics and women's history, as well as interdisciplinary scholarship on women throughout the world's religions... Read more about Women's Studies in Religion Program

    Gurudwara Guru Nanak Darbar

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

    Phone: 781-396-0769 [office], 781-646-3926 [home]
    Email: darbar_gurunanak@yahoo.com
    Website: http://www.gurunanakdarbar.net
    [flickr_set id="72157621939120562"] History The Gurudwara Guru Nanak Darbar grew out of a Sikh sangat (community) that attended the New England Sikh Study Circle in Milford, Massachusetts. In 1997 the establishment of the new sangat was led by Sardar Maan Singh Grewal, with meetings... Read more about Gurudwara Guru Nanak Darbar

    Wat Boston Buddha Vararam

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 August 2018.

    Phone: 781-271-0989
    Email: watboston1998@hotmail.com
    Website: http://www.watboston.org
    History The Boston Buddha Vararam Temple was established on February 2, 1998 with the support of many Thai people in the Boston area and the direction of Phrakhra Kittivorakhun, a well-known leader in the Dhammayut order. Its first location was at 523 Pleasant Street, a three story home on a half-acre of land in residential Malden,... Read more about Wat Boston Buddha Vararam

    Masjid al-Qur'an

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 29 June 2018.

    Phone: 617-445-8070
    Email: MasjidAlQuran@Verizon.net
    Website: http://www.masjidalquran.org/
      History The community of Masjid Al-Qur'an was founded in the 1930s in Boston's South End as Temple 11 of Elijah Mohammed's Nation of Islam and moved to its present location in Dorchester in 1958. Malcolm X (who later took the name El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz after performing the hajj to Mecca) became a member of the Nation of... Read more about Masjid al-Qur'an

    Mosque for the Praising of Allah

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 August 2018.

    Phone: 617-442-2805
    Email: MosquePraiseAllah@gmail.com
    Website: http://mosquepraiseallah.org/index.html
    History The Society for Islamic Brotherhood (S.I.B.), the organization that sponsors the Mosque for the Praising of Allah, was formed in the 1950s. In 1970 the S.I.B. rented 724 Shawmut Avenue and later purchased the building. The Masjidun Li Hamdi Allah is one of the oldest continuously operating mosques in... Read more about Mosque for the Praising of Allah

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