Career Corner: Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves

When I read that African-American women make up the fastest growing number of entrepreneurs, I wasn’t surprised. I thought of all the boss women I know and it made sense. My sisters are not only hard workers, but they’re pursuing higher education, growing their own businesses and running charities. They’re juggling full-time and part-time gigs, hustling with side gigs…

Career Corner: EMC Professional Networking Recap

I’m still coming off the high that was EMC weekend, a sign that it was a great weekend full of positive people and lasting memories. I hope everyone enjoyed themselves and like me, are going through all their pictures reliving the fun times. Most if not all of my social media apps have been busy…

EMC 2016 Report: Halaqa, Charity and More!

  The Eritrean Muslims Council annual report provides a detailed account of the organization’s projects that were completed in the last few years. The report serves multiple objectives; share with the EMC membership the results of those projects and evaluate the projects which in its turn helps EMC strategize and execute its vision for empowering…

Building an Eritrean Muslim Community Center

When a community reaches a certain size and wants to be better organized, intentional and prepared for its growth, an idea of building a community center comes up. And with that thought comes several questions that needs to be answered like: Why do we need a community center? What can a community center do for…