In Co-Sponsorship with Buffalo Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Congregation Havurah, The Islamic Society of Niagara Frontier, Jaffarya Center, Masjid Nu’Man, Network of Religious Communities, North Presbyterian Church, and Westminster Presbyterian Church of Buffalo



Wednesday, October 11, 2023

The walk starts at 4:30 PM, North Presbyterian Church, 300 N Forest Rd, Williamsville, NY

Dinner Meeting starts at 6:30 PM, ISNF Islamic Center, 745 Heim Road, Amherst


·         Join us for a walk and an evening of friendship and conversation about our shared values. Enjoy an ethnic dinner with your friends and neighbors, as a token of appreciation and friendship to the WNY religious and faith communities.

·         The fourteenth annual “Walk of Abraham” (started in 2009) is a part of “The Tent of Abraham” event, hope the ‘Walk ‘can inspire us to experience the spirit of Abraham’s traditions of the values of faith, hospitality, and mutual respect. And a reminder to us all that what unites us is far greater than what divides us.

  • Schedule:

4:00 – 4:30 PM           Forming for 4.5-mile walk at North Presbyterian Church;

4:30 PM                      The walk begins

6:00 – 6:10 PM           Forming for the 1-mile walk from the Heim Middle School;

6: 10 PM                     The walk begins

6: 30 PM                     Walk of Abraham activities begin at the Islamic Center;

6: 50 PM                     Dinner and Program

·         Transportation will be available after the Walk of Abraham dinner for participants to pick up their cars from Heim Middle School and North Presbyterian Church.


You can make your tax-deductible contributions to

MPAC Foundation for “Walk of Abraham”

You can mail the donation to MPAC-WNY 6343 Transit Rd. Depew, NY 14043


For reservations and for question(s), please contact any one of the following:

Church of Jesus                                   

        Christ of Latter-day Saints:          Brad Simpson              (716) 946-2853

Congregation Havurah:                       Dan Mink             (716) 833-3165

Islamic Society of Niagara Frontier:   Husam Ghanim          (716) 316-6160

Jaffarya Center:                                    Syed Tanveer Haider              (425) 772-5172

Masjid Nu’Man                                     Zaid B. Islam                    (716) 316-1087

MPAC-WNY:                                        Bayram Arman                      (716) 903-4277

Network of Religious Communities:    Rasul M. Khan                     (716) 587-2167

North Presbyterian Church:                Reyne Jankowski           (716) 632-1330

Religious Society of Friends:               Sue Tannehill                (716) 892-8645Westminster Presbyterian Church:   Jamie Adamczyk