(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/30/15) – On October 17, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will present the “American Muslim of the Year Award” at its 21th annual banquet at the Marriott Crystal Gateway in Arlington, Va.
The award will be presented to a member of the community who has served the community and the nation by inspiring and empowering others.
Past awardees have included Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) and New York community activist Linda Sarsour.
In past years, the banquet has sold out. No tickets will be sold at the door, so register online TODAY at: www.cair.com/banquet
With the theme “Champions for Justice” the evening banquet will feature comedian and writer Dean Obeidallah, scholar Omar Suleiman of the Bayyinah Institute, and Noble Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman