Historic Nationwide Campaign of 50 Billboards with about 8.2 Million Weekly Impressions, is Launched by Islamic Circle of North America to Raise Awareness About the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)
Los Angles, CA – May 4, 2015: As part of an ongoing campaign on #WhoisMuhammad, ICNA has launched 50 billboards in major cities across the nation including Los Angeles. Multiple posters and billboard, located near Artesia Freeway in cities of Compton andCarson encourages 78, 0000 people for a dialogue and increase understanding, as well as to dispel the growing disinformation about Islam and its Prophet. Billboards invite passers-by to call the toll-free number, 1-877-Why-Islam, or visit the website, www.WhyIslam.org to find answers to questions about Jihad, Terrorism, Women Rights, or to order their free copy of the Quran or other literature.
"The billboards always generate a lot of interest. People are curious to know about the Prophet Muhammad. They have many questions, therefore, we experience a surge in calls to our hotline and website visits," said Salman Syed, Greater LA President. Billboards, mainly in English but some in Spanish, exhibit messages such as "Muhammad believed in peace, social justice, women's rights" and 'Muhammad always taught love, not hate; peace, not violence."
ICNA’s National campaign also includes an additional 50 billboards in June, over 100 educational videos, Global Messenger Day featuring over 100 outreach booths, a national convention in Baltimore with 20,000 delegates, and events in over 25 cities and college campuses along with interfaith seminars dedicated to addressing questions about the Prophet Muhammad and the Islamic faith.
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About The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA)
The Islamic Circle of North America is a leading American Muslim organization dedicated to the betterment of society through the promotion of Islamic values. Since 1968, ICNA has worked to build relations between communities by devoting itself to education, outreach, social services and relief efforts. Visit www.icna.com.