Assalaamu'alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu (May the peace, mercy, and blessings of Allah be with you)
Bismillahirrahmaanirrahiim (In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful)
Praise be to Allah, the Almighty, the Cherisher and Sustainer of the Universe, and peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, last of the Prophets, and upon all those who adhere to his example until the Day of Judgement.
First, we would like to thank you for those who attended the 2015 Muktamar. We hope you enjoyed all the programs, gained valuable insights, and are able to apply some of the things you learned, if not all. We also hope the muktamar will strengthen our ukhuwah among IMSA members insha Allah.
Secondly, we would like to announce that IMSA Representative Council (IMSA RC) has met on December 27th, 2015 in Maryland as per Bylaws Article IV, Section II and elected Aria Novianto of Illinois as Representative Council Chairperson for a 2 year term started immediately after the meeting concluded.
IMSA RC also decided as per Bylaws Article V, to appoint Syafrin Murdas of Virginia as IMSA President for a 2 year term started immediately after the meeting concluded.
IMSA RC also recognized the election of Vivi Darmansyah of Maryland as IMSA Sister Coordinator for a 2 year term started immediately after the meeting concluded.
IMSA RC thank the outgoing members, Arief Iswanto and Herman Muchtar, for their leaderships, wisdom and services over the years.
May Allah help us serve His cause and present the true teachings of Islam.
IMSA Representative Council
Indonesian Muslim Society in America (IMSA) is a religious, charitable, scientific, literary, educational and not-for-profit organization; and no any affiliation to other political, NGO or other non-profit organization.
The mission of IMSA is to assist Indonesian Muslim Community in North America in its quest to advance its intellectual and spiritual capacity for the benefit of Indonesian society at large both in North America and Indonesia.