“Just Water” April 21 Conference to Educate Detroit’s Faith Leaders on Storm Water Runoff Costs

Pastors and religious leaders in Detroit welcome the community to learn about the high costs of storm water drainage and the financial toll it is taking on the city’s churches at Just Water: A Daylong Conference on Building Better Faith-based Approaches to Storm Water Runoff 9 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the… Read More

Temple Beth El’s Glazer Institute Hosts Model Interfaith Seder March 22

  Temple Beth El’s 76th annual Glazer Rabbi B. Benedict and Ada S. Glazer Institute on Judaism – established in 1943 and the nation’s oldest forum for interfaith dialogue – will offer a unique opportunity to members of all faiths to experience the ancient rituals and modern impact of one of Judaism’s most beloved rituals… Read More

Kresge Foundation’s Rip Rapson praises Truth, Integrity of Interfaith work at IFLC’s Awards Dinner

    The Interfaith Leadership Council welcomed over 300 guests to its fifth annual awards dinner on Oct. 25. Top honorees included Rip Rapson President and CEO- Kresge Foundation who received the Dr. Dan Hart Krichbaum Visionary Civic Leader Award; Hajj Eide Alawan Interfaith and Outreach Officer- Islamic Center of America who received the Community… Read More

Welcome to Wendy Miller Gamer – Our New IFLC Program Director!

We are pleased to welcome Wendy Miller Gamer to the IFLC team as Program Director. As a long-time professional in Jewish communities in Boston, New York City and Chicago, Wendy has done outreach, development, programming & community organizing with students and seniors. Although relatively new to interfaith work, she says “I have worked with individuals… Read More

Detroit Day of Seva July 30

Seva4Everybody is excited to announce the “Detroit Day of Seva” in partnership with the Sikh Coalition. Founded in March of 2016, Seva4Everybody (S4E), is the passion project of five young Sikhs who realized that they would have a greater impact on their community by creating an organization to draw volunteers to the efforts into which they were… Read More

Song and Spirit’s New Home

Interfaith Torah study, films, a gift shop, and a new home base to launch the monthly delivery of 3 tons of food. Song and Spirit is about to move the Institute for Peace that has been growing its’ programs and operations since Jewish Hazan Steve Klaper and Franciscan Friar Brother Al Mascia brought their troubadour… Read More

Unique Interfaith Event: Tour and Experience a life-size replica of the Tabernacle of Moses

Muslims, Jews, and Christians all recognize Moses in their faith traditions. Known to Muslims as Musa, he is the most frequently mentioned individual in the Qur’an and is considered a prophet, messenger, and leader in Islam. One of Judaism’s great figures, Moshe Rabbenu (Moses our teacher) is the channel between God and the Hebrews, through… Read More

Celebrate Our Freedom of Conscience on Independence Day

By Robert Brutell, Chairman, and Raman Singh, President, InterFaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit As a nation and a metropolitan Detroit community we are facing some very serious challenges as we celebrate this Fourth of July Holiday. The news is too painful to watch for some and too worrisome to avoid for others. Yet the… Read More