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Celebrate Muslim Women Expo



This spring, Muslim Women’s Alliance will once again be honoring and celebrating Muslim women from all sectors. On Sunday, March 19, 2017, Muslim Women’s Alliance will be hosting our Celebrating Muslim Women Expo here in Chicago. Stay tuned as we announce our exciting speakers lineup. Get your tickets for the Expo today and attend our annual gala luncheon where we honor three inspiring Muslim women leaders and also present two deserving students with the Aisha scholarship.

We are looking for day of event volunteers.  If you can volunteer any of your time on that day then contact volunteer@mwachicago.org.
Where Faith Meets Action
Muslim Women’s Alliance is proud to welcome Ustadha Yasmin Mogahed, Asha Noor and Kameelah Rashad as speakers at this year’s Celebrate Muslim Women Expo.  On Sunday, March 19th, these national leaders will be tackling topics that are on the hearts and minds of every single one of us these days.  What does Islam say about how to deal with oppression? How do we maintain our mental health in these turbulent times? What are some real life actions we can take to make an impact in the world around us?
Ustadha Yasmin Mogahed is a renowned author, instructor at AlMaghrib Insititute, and an international speaker focusing on spiritual and personal development.
Asha Noor is a racial justice and human rights activist, peace-building and conflict resolution specialist, educator and writer.
Kameelah Rashad is the President of Mental Wellness Foundation working to reduce stigma associated with mental illness, addiction & trauma in the community.
More speakers will be announced soon. Stay tuned and get your tickets today!




Muslim Women Alliance will be awarding honorees at the annual celebration, to Nominate an Inspiring Muslim Woman, click below:

MWA Nomination