Commemorating Women in Their History Month

The Muslim Women between Past and Present By Raghad Bushnaq, Founder and ED The experiences of Muslim women have evolved throughout history and vary greatly depending on the time period, geographic location, cultural traditions, and social status. In the past, during the time of Prophet Muhammad (peace be...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 01 March 2023
The Struggles and Challenges of Muslim Foster Kids

Foster care is a critical service that provides children in need with a safe and loving home when their own families are unable to care for them. Muslim foster kids may face a range of challenges and struggles. Here are a few examples: Identity and belonging: Muslim foster...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 26 February 2023
Turkey-Syria updates: Earthquake death toll surpasses 45,000

Recent Earthquakes in Turkey and Syria: Reuters Reports 300km Rupture Through Earth's Surface According to Reuters news agency, a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Turkey and northern Syria on February 6th, with subsequent aftershocks. The earthquake caused the ground to crack open and move in different directions along...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 18 February 2023
Syria & Turkey: Earthquake Disaster Update

In the early hours of Monday, February 6th, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake strucksoutheastern Turkey and northwestern Syria, followed by a second earthquake ofmagnitude 7.5. The earthquakes have resulted in over 12,873 reported deaths in Turkeyand nearly 3,162 reported in Syria, with thousands still buried under rubble and strugglingwith...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 09 February 2023
Empowering Refugees: MOZAIC’s Impact on Building Stronger Communities

Refugees in the USA The United States has a long history of providing a safe haven for refugees fleeing persecution and violence in their home countries. In fact, the United States has resettled more refugees than any other country in the world. According to data from the United...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 26 January 2023
The Importance of a Community Center for Refugees

Mozaic Center As the world continues to face a refugee crisis, it is more important than ever to provide support and assistance to those who have been forced to flee their homes and seek refuge in a new country. In the DMV area, there are thousands of refugees...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 16 January 2023
Refugees in the US

The Journey of a Refugee According to the United Nations Refugee Agency, over 70 million people worldwide have been displaced from their homes due to conflict, persecution, or other forms of violence. This includes over 25 million refugees, the majority of whom are women and children. These individuals...

  • Jawad Bushnaq
  • 26 December 2022