(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/30/15) â€“ On October 17, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will present the â€œAmerican Muslim of the Year Awardâ€ 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 â€œChampions for Justiceâ€ the evening banquet will featureÂ comedian and writer Dean Obeidallah, scholar Omar Suleiman of the Bayyinah Institute, and Noble Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman
Banquet tables for a family, business, mosque, or other group, may be reserved by calling 202-742-6454 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.