BENEFIT DINNER FOR THE SHIFA FREE CLINIC, Saturday, March 18, 6:00PM – 8:00PM, Holiday Inn, 250 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
All are welcome to register for the “BENEFIT DINNER FOR THE SHIFA FREE CLINIC, FOOD PANTRY & OTHER PROGRAMS”. Saturday, March 18, 6:00PM – 8:00PM, Holiday Inn, 250 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
Silent Auction & Appetizers at 5:30PM
Banquet registration for Adults is $35 and for Children is $10.
The link for registration is http://shifa.icnarelief.org/
The theme this year is “Ordinary People Creating Extraordinary Communities. “
This Year’s Special Guests & Speakers!
Dr. Jennet Robinson
Jennet Robinson Alterman is a native of Charleston and is currently involved in womens rights advocacy efforts across SC. She has worked in federal and state government as well as the private and nonprofit sectors. She holds an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from the College of Charleston and volunteers for a variety of community organizations. She also serves as the Board Chair of the SC Women’s Rights and Empowerment Network, a statewide organization building a movement to protect and support the health, economic well-being and rights of SC women, girls and their families.
Dr. Altaf Hussain
VP of ISNA, holds a doctoral degree from the Howard University School of Social Work in Washington D.C. He serves as Executive Assistant for Academic Affairs in the Office of the Provost at Howard University and is a double alumnus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Altaf is a former two-term national president of the Muslim Students Association, and a board member of the Peaceful Families Project. Dr. Husain’s research interests include displaced populations (homelessness, victims of disaster, immigrants and refugees), mental health and psychosocial well-being of adolescent immigrants and refugees of color in the U.S.; immigration policy and its impact on the family; cultural competence; and the development of social service agencies in the Muslim community.
- February 07, 2017
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