Our Executive Director Dr. Hind Jarrah was featured on NBC5 DFW’s live Facebook feed on November 16, 2017. The live interview was part of NBC DFW’s week of awareness on domestic violence. Watch the videos below and see more resources on the NBC DFW website by clicking here.
Join us for our 13th Annual Fundraising Gala on January 27, 2018 featuring keynote speaker Imam Khalid Latif!
Get a chance to speak with Imam Khalid at our VIP reception at 5PM by purchasing VIP tickets. Program begins at 6:30PM
General admission tickets are $50, VIP tickets are $100. See below for purchasing instructions.
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Congratulations to Shafaq Ahmad, IARS Artist, on being recognized as a Diversity Champion for Global Arts by the Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce on October 27. Congratulations Shafaq!
At its Annual Program Meeting held in Dallas October 19-22, 2017, the Council on Social Work Education honored the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation with the 2017 Partners in Advancing Education for International (PIE) Social Work Award. “The CSWE Global Commission is delighted to recognize the foundation’s extraordinary achievement in international social work education.”
Congratualtions to the Foundation and to our dedicated Social Services Staff!
We save lives everyday and heal the human soul!
We are so happy to announce that Imam Khalid Latif will be our special guest and keynote speaker for TMWF’s 13th Annual Fundraising Dinner on January 27, 2018. Imam Latif is the Executive Director of the Islamic Center at New York University and is the first Imam to be invited to serve as a Chaplain for the New York City Police Department. More infomation to follow. Save the date!
We are honored that TMWF’s Executive Director, Hind Jarrah, Ph.D. has been selected as one of the Dallas Women’s Foundation 2017 Leadership Award Recipients. The Maura Women Helping Women Awards are presented annually to exceptional leaders who have pioneered the way in improving lives for women and girls. She will be formally recognized at the Dallas Women’s Foundation Leadership Forum & Awards Dinner on May 9. Find out more: https://goo.gl/txJGBs.
Filmmaker Emily Miller, senior at Booker T. Washington High School, recently won Studio Movie Grill’s “Shared Stories Film Series and Competition” for her PSA on TMWF. The competition focused on young female filmmakers and showcasing women’s issues. We congratulate Emily Miller and her teacher Niloo Jalilvand on the winning PSA and thank them for spreading awareness about our organization.
The PSA will show at all Studio Movie Grill locations across the DFW Metroplex. If you happen to see it, let us know!
This Saturday, April 22nd, the Islamic Art Revival Series invites you to Whirling Dervish Sama, a traditional Mevlevi ceremony inspired by the Sufi poet, Mevlana C. Rumi. The event will include poetry recitation, live music, and whirling dervish performance by Sheikh Kabir Helminski and his troupe.
WHIRLING DERVISH SAMA
8:00 PM Saturday, April 22nd
Hamon Hall, Winspear Opera House
2403 Flora Street
Dallas, TX 75201