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Meet the speakers for the 3rd Annual Muslim Youth Expo

MYE SpeakersSpeakers at this year’s Muslim Youth Expo represent some of Chicago’s finest youth leaders and community activists. They will address a variety of topics including activism, bullying, and women who helped elevate Islam during the time of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). The following speakers are confirmed and more are being added!

• Ustadh Usama Canon, Founding Director of Ta’leef Collective
• Omer Mozaffar, Muslim Chaplain at Loyola University
• Abdul-Malik Ryan, Muslim Chaplain at DePaul University
• Esra Rahima from the Muslim Women’s Alliance (MWA)
• Nareman Taha of Arab American Family Services (AAFS)
• Safaa Zarzour, Superintendent of Universal School
• Dr. Fahad Khan, Clinical & Deputy Director at the Khalil Center
• Dr. Aisha El-Amin, Associate Provost for University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
• Habeeb Quadri, MCC Academy Principal
• Lena Tleib from Zakat Foundation of America


WHAT: CIOGC 3rd Annual Muslim Youth Expo
WHEN: Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 12pm-6pm
WHERE: Moraine Valley Community College, Building M, 9000 W College Parkway, Palos Hills, IL 60465
REGISTER: $5 online at MYE2017.eventbrite.com. Tickets will be $10 on-site.
TRANSPORTATION: CIOGC is offering bus transportation. Visit MYE2017.eventbrite.com to reserve a seat!
BOOTHS: For only $50, you can host a booth at the Muslim Youth Expo for your organization or business. Secure a booth at MYE2017.eventbrite.com.
HASHTAGS: Follow #MYE2017 and #WayOfTheBest for all the latest on the Muslim Youth Expo!

View and download the flier for the 2017 Muslim Youth Expo!