News & Events

APRIL 15, 2020

Governor Gavin Newsom’s Faith Leaders Video Conference

AMWEC, CEO, Anila Ali joined the Governor Gavin Newsom’s in his address to Faith Leaders. She praised the Governor’s efforts on providing relief to the most vulnerable Californians. Ali thanked the first responders, healthcare professionals, the federal and local government agencies, LAPD, FBI and USCIS, for reaching out to the Muslim community and all those who had risked their lives for us.

She expressed Muslim community concerns on organizing funeral services and all the logistical challenges faced by Pakistani’s, Muslims with visitor visas stranded in California.

APRIL 15, 2020

Mental Health & Resources During COVID-19 Livestream

Please join us for our livestream webinar on Facebook, in which we will be discussing mental health during this crisis. Dr. Sabeen Munib will be giving advice on how to stay healthy and productive while under quarantine!

APRIL 15, 2020

AMWEC is Holding a Second Harvest

Beginning April 15th to the 24th, a single dollar donated will equate to 3 meals for impoverished members of our community. You can help us provide fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, and protein to our neighbors in Orange County who face food insecurity by contributing to the Virtual Food Drive. You CAN make an immediate impact! Every dollar raised through the Virtual Food Drive will be used to buy nutritious foods for our community. AMWEC will match the dollars donated by you all.

Donate here:

APRIL 9, 2020

AMWEC Virtual Townhall

AMWEC is holding a virtual townhall to answer your questions about coronavirus! Tune in April 9th at 9 PM PST to learn from medical professionals including Dr. Robila Ashfaq, Dr. Sabeen Munib, and Dr. Aamir Z. Jamal.

Join us here:

Thanksgiving Food Drive 2019

Join us at the Islah Food Pantry serving the African American community in Los Angeles this Thanksgiving. We will be serving food to our brothers and sisters in need on:

Saturday, November 16th from 11:00-1:00 pm

at the Islah Food Pantry

2900 W Slauson Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043

Donate for this great cause on