Turkish cuisine is extremely popular for its delectable dishes and deserts. A simple mentioning of any of the dishes makes a person long for it. Turkish community in Lehigh Valley have been organizing Bake Sales for a long time now. It was one of the 
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Coming to and settling in the U.S. can be challenging for immigrant families, especially when they try to preserve their cultures and traditions. Though parents are not the ones that struggle in maintaining their cultural identities; it is usually their children. And when parents notice 
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Lehigh-Pocono Committee of Concern a.k.a. LEPOCO envisions a world free from war and thus made its mission to work toward building a peaceful society. The political turmoil in Turkey did not get enough attention in the media. As a result, many people are unaware of 
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Feast of Sacrifice is one the major celebrations in Islam. It commemorates the story of Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham) and his obedience to God by willing to sacrifice his son and how he is sent a ram to sacrifice instead. The date of Feast of Sacrifice 
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On the 8th Annual Cultural Celebration Day at Capitol, people from Latino Hispanic American Community Center (LHACC), Chinese Cultural and Arts Institute, and Turkish Cultural Center of Pennsylvania (TccPenn) convened at the Main Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg on June 29, 2017. The event was hosted 
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Ramadan is a time when Muslims fast during the daytime and break their fast with the sunset. They have an evening meal commonly referred to as Iftar. Every year, Lehigh Dialogue Center organizes an Iftar and invites people from different religions. This year the event 
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Aside the Ramadan Tent Dinner at Lehigh Dialogue Center, another Iftar dinner took place at Temple Covenant of Peace. This is an interfaith event where the main aim was to share views, exchange ideas and increase the understanding among religions. The event took place on 
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Salem United Church of Christ organized Interfaith Potluck Dinner and Dialogue Event on May 21, 2017. People with different religions – Judaism, Christianity, Islam – convened at Pocono Pines for the event. The event commenced at 4 p.m with early dinner and proceeded into group 
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Bake sales have long become a tradition at Lehigh Dialogue Center. However, what made this particular one unique was the fact that it was for the first time dedicated to mother’s on Mother’s Day. On May 14, 2017 traditional entrees and desserts from Turkish cuisine 
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On April 29, 2017 there was a massive march at SteelStacks in Sound Bethlehem. The march titled “Walk for Autism” gathered a huge crowd to the streets of Bethlehem. Lehigh Dialogue Center members joined the march with their kids in order to raise more awareness 
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