Requesting Religious Accommodations in Ramadan | Ust. Hosai Mojaddidi & Sr. Eman Tai
March 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for this evening workshop with Ustadha Hosai Mojaddidi (a spiritual teacher) and Eman Tai (an experienced attorney), where we discuss how families can request religious accommodations for Ramadan in public schools, how they can support their children in self-advocacy skills, and how they can recognize & respond to anti-Muslim bias.
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Wednesday, March 15 | Conference Room | Join us in person or watch live at mcceastbay.org/live
We also hear from Shazia Kajani, the advisor for the MSU at Fallon Middle School, Dena AbuRahma, a Muslim teacher from Murray Elementary School, and Br. Waleed Rydhan and Sr. Sakina Ali with the Muslim Student Association (MSA) at Dublin High School.
Ustadha Hosai is the co-founder of MH4M (http://mentalhealth4muslims.com), which was established in 2010. For nearly 20 years, she has been actively involved in the Muslim community in the Bay Area and southern California working and volunteering for many notable organizations. Learn more about her at http://hosaimojaddidi.com
Eman Tai Ahmad is an active Muslim community member and an experienced attorney with a demonstrated history of working in the nonprofit industry, including MCC East Bay and CAIR-California. She is a legal and development consultant for Global Muslim Life, a research center and social impact incubator studying the world’s most diverse faith.