Author: ayhan

It is an Islamic tradition to break fast with friends and neighbours during the Sacred Month of Ramadan. As Divan Center, we organized three Ramadan Friendship dinners during this Ramadan. Our Executive Director Imam Sami made a brief presentation of our Ramadan traditions and practices....

Divan Center members gathered to celebrate the Holly Night of Berat on March 17, 2022. We started our program with a community fast breaking dinner. Afterwards, our guest speaker Dr. Ergun Capan talked about the virtues of the Night of Berat. He emphasized the importance...

On March 15, 2022, Divan Center members participated in Virtual Meetings with Offices of North Carolina Legislators Rep. Hudson,  Rep. Murphy, Rep. Butterfield, Rep. Adams, Rep. Budd, Sen. Tillis, Rep. Bishop, Rep. Ross and Rep. Price. During these meetings, we shared how the Turkish American Hizmet...