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AMWA 20th Anniversary Video
The American Muslim Women’s Association would like to thank you for your support and participation in the AMWA’s Interfaith Community Building Programs, as we celebrate our 20th Anniversary.
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Please consider a year end tax deductible gift to support AMWA programs and projects.American Muslim Women’s Association also accepts Zakah.
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Ladies Brunch/Social Gathering
A women’s only program design to give a break from everyday life. Ladies learn about AMWA programs and are invited to get involved and support them. It is a fun social activity that is enhanced by local women business vendors who display and sell their products for community support..
Annual Summer Interfaith Luncheon
This event is open to all community members. It is an interfaith program with lectures given by representatives of the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic faiths, who provide their interpretations of concepts from the Torah, Holy Bible and Qur’an as it relates to the particular theme chosen for luncheon.
Anniversary Award Dinner
During this event, AMWA honours non-Muslims in our community by presenting them with an award of appreciation to recognize their effort and support for dispelling the negative stereotypical images of Islam. The awardees are also recognized for their help in encouraging interfaith understanding, harmony and cooperation in the community.
Earmarked for social studies teachers and is held during the annual NY Public School S. S. Teachers Conferences. AMWA provides qualified speakers to increase the teacher’s awareness and understanding about Islam and its diverse culture, to enrich the teacher’s teaching strategies and increase cultural sensitivity. AMWA also provides educational resource materials.
Become an AMWA participant
Participant annual dues is $45.00. As a paid participant you will receive discounts on our events, an AMWA Newsletter, as well as the opportunity to make a difference in our community by engaging in many activities that AMWA is proactive in.