Aleem Gillani of SunTrust Banks has been selected by ExecRank as a Top Chief Financial Officer for 2014

Aleem Gillani of SunTrust Banks has been selected by ExecRank as a Top Chief Financial Officer for 2014

(San Francisco, CA) (September 19, 2014) ExecRank has Selected Aleem Gillani, Chief Financial Officer at SunTrust Banks (STI) as a Top Chief Financial Officer for 2014. These rankings are based on statistical and algorithmic analysis of executive and company performance and are the result of over 3 years of research and feedback from evaluation committees…

Supporting Orlando PartnershipsInAction Walk at Lake Eola Park

Supporting Orlando PartnershipsInAction Walk at Lake Eola Park

Enthusiasm and support is pouring in. Spread the word among your neighbors and friends. 100% of the funds raised at Partnership Walk go directly to projects supported by the Aga Khan Foundation USA; not a cent is spent on administration.  Ismailimail team reports from Orlando, Florida. Find out more at http://www.partnershipsinaction.org/orlando https://www.facebook.com/AKFFL   PartnershipsInAction is an…

Birmingham Partnership Walk Opening Ceremonies

2000+ People raised more than $300,000 at Birmingham, Alabama’s PartnershipsInAction Walk

Walk participants joined Ismailimail to share the enthusiasm of the celebrations. You too can join and participate. Send us your photos, stories and videos. 2,000 participants walked to end global poverty in the annual Birmingham Partnership Walk at Railroad Park on September 21, 2014.. The Birmingham Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation…

Alabama Retailers Continue Support for Ending Global Poverty | NACS Online

Alabama Retailers Continue Support for Ending Global Poverty | NACS Online

Alabama Merchant Association recognized as part of Birmingham’s Partnership Walk, which raised more than $300,000 for Aga Khan Foundation. September 23, 2014 ​BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Last weekend, Alabama residents walked to help end global poverty as part of The Partnership Walk Birmingham, in support of the Aga Khan Foundation. More than $300,000 was raised toward the…

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Synergy | Clinton Global Initiative and Aga Khan Development Network

Synergies exponentially multiply results and bring significant impact to the beneficiaries – Clinton Global Initiative and Aga Khan Development Network together with several other partners have joined forces to solve pressing global challenges. Ismailimail shares a few examples for our readers. Click the links to learn more. President Clinton Opened 2013 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Emphasizing “Mobilizing…

President Obama at the Clinton Global Initiative forum on September 23, 2014, announced a partnership between the United States and the Aga Khan Development Network designed to strengthen civil society.(Photo credit: AP/Photo Source: VOA)

AKF USA | New Civil Society Partnership Announced with U.S. Government and the Aga Khan Development Network

New York – President Barack Obama yesterday announced a partnership among the United States government, the Swedish government, and the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) to foster a dynamic and sustainable civil society globally through initiatives of citizen groups, in Asia, Africa and Latin America. AKDN is committed to global civil society development. His Highness the…

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White House | Video: US President Obama thanks the Aga Khan Development Network at the Clinton Global Initiative

Second, we’re creating new innovation centers to empower civil society groups around the world. And I want to thank our partners in this effort, including the government of Sweden and the Aga Khan Development Network. Starting next year, civil society groups will be able to use these centers to network and access knowledge and technology…

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US President Obama announces partnership with the Aga Khan Development Network

The President also announced a new, groundbreaking initiative to support and connect civil society across the globe through the launch of Regional Civil Society Innovation Centers, in partnership with the Government of Sweden and the Aga Khan Development Network. Over the next two years, up to six networked Regional Civil Society Innovation Centers will be created worldwide.  These…

Dr. Noor Gillani: Free Educational Mini-course on ISLAM - Interactive Sessions

Dr. Noor Gillani: Free Educational Mini-course on ISLAM – Interactive Sessions

Learn the truth about ISLAM – what the Quran says, not what Islamophobia says IDEALS, REALITIES AND PERCEPTIONS OF ISLAM Huntsville, Alabama: UAHuntsville, Wilson Hall, Room 001 – Free and open to the public Dr. Noor Gillani is a local Muslim American retired scientist. The core fundamentals of Islamic teachings about God, human being, and…

First Ever "Ismaili Studies Conference" at University of Chicago

First Ever “Ismaili Studies Conference” at University of Chicago

North America’s first Ismaili Studies Conference will take place on October 16 and 17 at the University of Chicago. Organized by University of Chicago Doctoral Candidates Shiraz Hajiani and Michael J. Bechtel, the Ismaili Studies Conference features Five Panels and a concluding Roundtable Discussion. The presenters on these Panels include the top names in Ismaili…

Aga Khan Foundation USA's Partnership Walk held at Railroad Park in Birmingham, Alabama

FOX News: Aga Khan Foundation USA’s Partnership Walk held at Railroad Park in Birmingham, Alabama

By Karen Church for FOX6 WBRC, BIRMINGHAM, AL – The festive atmosphere for this sixth annual Partnership Walk is a far cry from the poverty and hunger that ravages the people this walk is designed to help. Many of the volunteers and participants either were raised in the very poverty they’re working hard to change,…

Numerous Corporate Sponsors Supporting Birmingham, Alabama's PartnershipsInAction Walk 2014

Numerous Corporate Sponsors Supporting Birmingham, Alabama’s PartnershipsInAction Walk 2014

PartnershipsInAction is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. and its network of volunteers across the U.S. to raise awareness and funds for innovative programs that create hope and opportunity for disadvantaged communities in the developing world. -http://www.partnershipsinaction.org, Facebook CLICK FOR ALL RELATED BIRMINGHAM (ALABAMA) PARTNERSHIPSINACTION WALK The next AKF Walk/Run is on September 28th…

Birmingham Partnership Walk 2014 - PW Team Honorary Citizen Medal

Birmingham Partnership Walk team kicks off 2014 Walk with Proclamation and Honorary Citizen Medal from the Birmingham City Council

Ahead of Sunday’s Partnership Walk 2014 in Birmingham, the Birmingham Partnership Walk team received Proclamation, Honorary Citizen Medal and were recognized by the Birmingham City Council President Mr. Jonathan Austin for their outstanding work. Birmingham Partnership Walk is scheduled to take place on September 21, 2014 at Railroad Park, Birmingham, AL. Registration opens 10:30 a.m. and Walk begins at noon (12:00 pm). Show your…

Prof. Asani leads exploratory seminar on teaching Islam through the arts

Prof. Asani leads exploratory seminar on teaching Islam through the arts

Ali Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, led an exploratory seminar at the Radcliffe Institute this August. During the two-day seminar, entitled “Fostering Religious Literacy through the Arts: The case of Islam,” Prof. Asani was joined by over a dozen scholars and students from various fields to discuss the value of employing…

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Southern Methodist University’s Perkins School of Theology Connecting With Canada: Celebrating The Aga Khan Museum In Toronto

Excerpt: SMU senior Sana Hamirami says there are about 10,000 members of the Ismaili community in North Texas, across the different suburbs. Hamirami and her friends Afshal Akhani, a sophomore at SMU, and Shama Sadruddin, a senior at the University of Texas at Arlington, are Ismailis. They heard about the event from the organizers and…

5,500+ People, 40 Schools, numerous Corporate Sponsors raise more than $1.2 Million |AKF USA's PartnershipsinAction Walk/Run in Atlanta

5,500+ People, 40 Schools, numerous Corporate Sponsors raise more than $1.2 Million | AKF USA’s PartnershipsinAction Walk/Run in Atlanta

Atlanta’s news station WSB TV, tweets the success of the Partnership Walk – some record breaking results! @AKFAtlanta says >5,500 ppl at ATL Partnership Walk raised >$1.2M to reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy & poor hlth pic.twitter.com/uQtjT1C15Q — People 2 People (@WSBTVcommunity) September 15, 2014 Walk participants joined Ismailimail to share the enthusiasm of the celebrations.   You…

Partnership Walk raises $415,000 to fight poverty - LA Times

Partnership Walk Los Angeles raises $415,000 to fight poverty – LA Times

More than 2,000 people gathered at Santa Monica Pier on Sunday for the 20th anniversary of the L.A. Partnership Walk. Spirits were high and celebrities on hand to help raise money to combat global poverty. Staunch supporters Danny Glover, above, took pictures with fans, and fitness trainer Dion Jackson, below, snapped a photo of himself…

2,100 Walk in Los Angeles to End Global Poverty at Partnership Walk

2,100 Walk in Los Angeles to End Global Poverty at Partnership Walk

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, September 14, 2014. Today, 2,100 participants walked to end global poverty in the annual Los Angeles Partnership Walk at the Santa Monica Pier. The Los Angeles Partnership Walk is an initiative of Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A. (AKF USA) to raise awareness and funds that reduce poverty, hunger, illiteracy and poor health in…