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2018 appearances


2017 appearances - 

December 9 - 'Addressing our inner violence' workshop

Our annual LEAD STEM Expo this year is centered on empowering our future generations of leaders to choose more careers in STEM fields, develop the spirit of entrepreneurism and explore the tenets of successful business ownership. In addition to inspirational speakers the event opportunities include technology workshops, engineering, college readiness, communication, healthcare, cultural awareness, social responsibility, competitions and leadership panel discussions.


October 9 -  'Art for Change' workshop

G.I.R.L. 2017 is for every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) who wants to stand up, take charge, and change the world, for her and for all of us. From October 6-8, 2017, G.I.R.L. 2017 will draw more than 10,000 of the brightest, toughest and most capable girls and women in the world for an event that only comes once every three years!


Date TBD: Speaking at 'American Dream' session with Peace Catalyst


July 12 - 'Faith restored' poetry reading

Eid celebration with young professional women
Private event

Please contact Fariha for more details

April 29 Poetry Slam 'Stand up Against Racism' 

YWCA Stand up Against Racism campaign 2017
Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA USA to build community among those who work for racial justice and to raise awareness about the negative impact of institutional and structural racism in our communities. This campaign is one part of our larger national strategy to fulfill our mission of eliminating racism.