Join the Dallas Museum of Art for a free three-day celebration exploring Islamic art and culture in honor of the Keir Collection of Islamic Art. From talks to artist demonstrations, learn more about Islamic art and the influence it has had across cultures. Find out more at DMA.org/IslamicArtFestival.
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… Read More
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… Read More
Thank you to all of our supporters and donors who gave so generously on North Texas Giving Day. TMWF raised $62,300! This is a 42% increase in giving from 2016’s North Texas Giving Day event. We are so grateful for our supporters and generous donors. Your gifts make it possible… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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. The performance will begin at… Read More
Join one of the world’s leading experts in Islamic art, Dr. Sabiha Al Khemir, at our Mother’s Day Luncheon on Wednesday May 10, 2017. Dr. Khemir will be presenting on “Islamic Art, Mirror of a Great Civilization”. Dr. Sabiha Al Khemir, is an internationally renowned authority on the history of Islamic art… Read More
Please share….. We’re really excited to let you know that we’re a part of the NO MORE Challenge 2017. It’s a friendly fundraising campaign launched by Verizon where organizations dedicated to ending domesticviolence and sexual assault compete to raise the most money with the top teams winning a grand prize… Read More