Texas, USA: Abbott joins Ismaili Muslims in opening Cedar Park community center — By Bianca Quilantan on My Statesman com

Gov. Greg Abbott, right, tours the Ismaili Jamatkhana in Cedar Park with Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos at the center’s opening on Tuesday. AMANDA VOISARD / AMERICAN-STATESMAN Highlights Gov. Greg Abbott praised the 2,500 Ismaili volunteers who provided relief after Hurricane Harvey. Ismaili Muslim leaders say Texas is home to the largest population of…

Muslim-American Activism: Baptists, Ismaili Texans Get to Know Each Other, Thanks to Becky Miller – Washington Report MEA com article

Muslim-American Activism Baptists, Ismaili Texans Get to Know Each Other, Thanks to Becky Miller Becky Miller (center, back row) inspired a visit by Baptist Church of Carrollton members with the Ismaili community. (Photo Courtesy Hanif Jaffer) “I think the Ismailis are a remarkable people,” said Becky Miller, a former mayor of the City of Carrollton,…

Mawlana Hazar Imam signs agreement between the Ismaili Imamat and the State of Texas

Also see the photo gallery and related coverage at akdn.org. Mawlana Hazar Imam and Governor Rick Perry shake hands prior to signing the Agreement of Cooperation. Photo: Zahur Ramji Austin, Texas, 30 October 2009 — At the invitation of Texas State Governor Rick Perry, Mawlana Hazar Imam traveled to Austin yesterday to sign an Agreement of Cooperation between the…