BAZAAR & NETWORKING
This is an exciting opportunity to connect with other community members and explore the many vendors, organizations, and services that make up the rich tapestry of Southern California's Muslim community. Browse through the colorful displays of clothing, jewelry, and other items, sample delicious food and drinks, and learn about the many initiatives and programs that are working to improve the lives of people in our community. This is a perfect time to meet old friends and make new ones, and to connect with like-minded people who share your values and vision for a better world. We look forward to seeing you there!
We are thrilled to welcome our keynote speaker, Professor Hatem Bazian, from the Berkeley Center of Race and Gender, to our 28th Annual Banquet. Professor Bazian is a highly respected scholar and activist whose work focuses on issues of race, religion, and social justice. He has been at the forefront of many important initiatives and campaigns, including efforts to combat Islamophobia and promote interfaith dialogue and understanding. During his lecture, Professor Bazian will share his insights and expertise on some of the most pressing issues facing our community and the world today.
We are honored to have Syrian-American poet, rapper, and activist Omar Offendum join us for our 28th Annual Banquet. His powerful and moving work explores themes of identity, history, and social justice, and has earned him a global following. Omar's ability to blend traditional Arabic music with modern hip-hop beats, and his advocacy for social justice and human rights, make him a truly unique and inspiring voice. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the talent and passion of one of the most influential artists of our time.