CAIR-MI will award four high school seniors with the $500 Rosa Parks Scholarship for higher education at the CAIR-MI 16th Annual Banquet “Strengthening our Voices, Advancing Together,” on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at the Burton Manor in Livonia, MI.
Students should fill out the application, along with required materials and mail it to our office post marked by March 11.
The keynote speaker is Usama Canon, the founding director of the Ta’leef Collective, a nonprofit agency that assists converts to integrate into society and youth to learn about Islam in a safe space. Canon has served as an Arabic Instructor and the Outreach Director for the Zaytuna Institute. He is a Muslim Chaplain for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, and a spiritual advisor for the Chicago-based social change initiative, Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN).
CAIR Florida Chief Executive Director Hassan Shibly, Esq. will emcee the dinner.
1 p.m. Registration & Networking
1:30 p.m. Zuhr
2:00 p.m. Program followed by Dinner
Tickets – $50/adult, $30/student, $10/child, Reserve a table – $500
Babysitting is available for children 6 months-12 years-old.