IFANCA is pleased to announce and welcome Dr. Syed Farhatulla Quadri as its Director of Community Services. Br Farhat Quadri is well known to the Chicago community for his involvement in MCC activities since 1975, primarily in the weekend schools as a teacher, principal and administrator of the weekend school council. He was involved in many other community services including the Central Eid Committee of Greater Chicago as its secretary and treasurer for many years.

Br. Farhat Quadri received his Masters and Ph.D. degrees from Kansas State University, KS. He has worked in four Chicago area large hospitals as director of Endocrinology Laboratory Services for the past 33 years. In his new position at IFANCA, Br. Farhat will be responsible for various services we have planned in order to make communities aware of the products and ingredients in our daily consumption, as well as to oversee the functions of Sabeel Pantry. He will be our liaison to all the Islamic Centers and civic organizations in Greater Chicago, Midwestern states and then the USA. IFANCA would appreciate the member organizations of CIOGC to contact Br. Farhat for their concerns, questions and suggestions regarding food related issues. You will Insha’ALLAH find him very knowledgeable and helpful.

Br. Farhat Quadri can be reached by email at s.quadri@ifanca.org and by phone at 773-283-3708 or 847-756-0282.