Br. Ahmed Quereshi, the President of the Islamic Society of Milwaukee wrote an open letter to Scott Walker,the Governor of Wisconsin regarding his statement that there are a "... handful of reasonable, moderate followers of Islam who don't share the radical beliefs that these Islamic terrorists have." This letter was signed by a number of Islamic organizations and interfaith partners. To read the letter, please view the following link: Open Letter to Scott Walker
The Islamic Society of Milwaukee has purchased a new facility located across the street from the UWM Student Union. The former church building was acquired in April 2015. Located at 2223 E. Kenwood Boulevard, the new facility is intended to serve the students and staff at UWM as well as the Muslim community located on Milwaukee's east side.