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SPEAKER UPDATE: Isra Chaker to Speak at CAIR National Leadership and Policy Conference

Isra Chaker will speak at CAIR’s upcoming National Leadership and Policy Conference at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va., Oct. 19-20.

She serves as the Refugee Campaign Lead at one of the world’s leading NGOs, Oxfam. Chaker was a featured speaker at the national #FamiliesBelongTogether March in Washington, D.C., and is a member of the Women’s March DC board.

Chaker has also served as a Fellow for President Barack Obama’s 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns, where she used extensive grass-roots mobilizing to support for President Obama’s victory in Colorado.

CAIR’s conference, themed “We the People, Organizing for Justice: Vision 2020,” will begin on Oct. 19 and concludes with the 24th annual banquet, with the theme “Faith Led, Justice Driven,” on the evening of Saturday, Oct. 20.

Conference registration cost includes all meals and discounted student registrations are available.

To Register for the Banquet or for CAIR’s Leadership and Policy Conference, GO TO:

NOTE: Due to the generosity of a donor, CAIR is offering local Muslim Student Associations (MSA) nationwide five FREE tickets each for the National Leadership and Policy Conference.

There is a limit of 50 free MSA tickets, which are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Attendees from outside the Washington, D.C., area would have to provide their own transportation and accommodation.

Conference registration includes all meals (Oct. 20 annual banquet not included).

To request the free conference tickets, email:

In past years, the CAIR banquet has sold out. No tickets will be sold at the door, so register TODAY to reserve your place.

Reserve a Table(s) of 10:

Banquet tables for a family, business, mosque, or other group, may be reserved by calling 202-742-6454 or by emailing Space in the program book is available for advertisements to reach all banquet attendees. Email for a sponsorship form.


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