Alif Institute - Atlanta Georgia

Upcoming Programs

8/6: Arabic Language OPEN HOUSE


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 Arabic Language  Open House 
Saturday, August 6, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

       Learn more about Alif classes and programs.
Meet our instructors. Register for classes.

Adult Classes start on Tuesday, August 23 and Saturday, August 27   

Children's Classes start on Saturday, August 20

Click  here  to view the schedule of the Fall semester.


  Arabic for Adults    Arabic for Children   Tutoring

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6/18: Iftar@Alif

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

8:00 PM (Gathering) || 9:00 PM/Sundown (Dinner)


PRE-PURCHASED TICKETS (up until June 17):
per adult, $15 per child (12 and under).

AT THE DOOR TICKETS: $30/adult, $20/child (12 and under).

We accept payment online or cash/check/credit card at the event.  

RESERVE your IFTAR Tickets Today!

Without pre-payment: RSVP REQUIRED to or  770-936-8770.

Please join us at 8:00 PM on the evening of Saturday, June 18 for a Traditional Ramadan Iftar. We will learn about different Ramadan customs, discuss the impact of Ramadan on the Arab world and beyond, and share a delicious meal with old friends and new.

All across the Arab world, Muslims are preparing to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan. For an entire month, Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset and will break their fast with an iftar, or “breaking the fast.” Because Muslims make up a majority of the population in most Arab countries, the observance of Ramadan has great significance for the entire society. During Ramadan, Muslims invite their friends of all faiths to an iftar so that they can share in the celebration.

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The event will be held at the Alif Institute located at 3288 Marjan Drive, Atlanta, GA 30340


This Traditional Iftar Dinner along with all Alif programs aims at fulfilling our mission by bringing together different traditions and cultures for educational experiences in a fun and welcoming environment! Please help us fulfil our mission by:

  • Becoming a SPONSOR!
    • Sponsors will receive 2 tickets, VIP seating, and acknowledgement (if desired).
    • Gold sponsorship: $500
    • Silver sponsorship: $250
  • Becoming a VOLUNTEER!
    • We need volunteers to help serve food and organize the event.

If you are interested in sponsoring or volunteering for this or other special events, or for any additional information please email or call us at 770-936-8770.

5/14: National Arab American Service Day

National Arab American Service DayNAASD 2016

Saturday, May 14, 2016

9 AM - 12 PM

Dresden Park
2301 Dresden Drive, Atlanta GA 30341


National Arab American Service Day is all about Serving Communities, Connecting People so let’s be good neighbors! Dresden Park, part of Chamblee Parks, needs our help. They will have staff on hand with tools but they will need volunteers. Dresden is a new park and needs some love and attention.

Who can spare a few hours on a Saturday morning to improve a park that benefits the community? This is a great opportunity to build community spirit and improve our relationship with the surrounding neighborhoods. 

For more information, please contact Kasim Abuaisheh at 404-731-0001 or Alif Institute (

2/26: MONTHLY FEATURE EVENT - Tunisian Night

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A Journey to Carthage

Friday, February 26, 2016

$25 for non-members / $22 for members 
$12 for children 12 and under
Free babysitting!

RSVP by Thursday, February 25, 2016
Call 770-936-8770, or email us at

Join us for an elegant evening celebrating the rich culture of Tunisia!

Enjoy authentic Tunisian cuisine, music, and interesting information about this beautiful Arab country.

For more information, please email

9/19 - Volunteer Beautification Day

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Beautification & Volunteer Day

Saturday, September 19, 2015

10:00 AM—1:30 PM


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We would like to sincerely thank the SPONSOR of this event, Mr. Sohel Elias of Atlanta Scapes for donating materials for our landscaping!


Help us make Alif beautiful, inside and out! Each year, the Alif community comes together to bring new life to the facility that supports our mission to increase education about and awareness of Arab culture. This year, projects will include:

Spreading mulch, weeding, clearing debris, organizing and arranging inside space, painting, and doing small repairs.  ***Please bring yard tools (shovels, rakes…) if possible.


Contact us

  • Telephone: 770-936-8770 
  • 3288 Marjan Drive, Atlanta, GA 30340

  • Operating Hours
    Tue: 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM* (when Arabic Classes in session)
    Tue - Fri: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Sat: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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