march, 2020

07mar7:30 am5:00 pm2020 Muslim Women's Leadership Conference


Event Details

Are you ready?

The RISE conference centers Muslim women’s voices by building a social network, providing concrete steps for change, and inspiring women to use their own strengths to positively affect social issues.

Our theme this year, Right Time. Right Now, is meant to inspire, motivate and galvanize you into action.

This year’s keynote is Dr. Jamillah Karim, an award-winning author, speaker, and blogger. She specializes in race, gender, and Islam in America.

Our workshops include:

  • Recognizing Your Power by Hayah Abuelyaman
  • Mental Health (Intergenerational Trauma) by Ruun Said
  • Trauma and Reconnecting to Allah by Ust. Kaltun Karani
  • Healing Justice by Asma Mohammed
  • Leading Authentically by Salmah Hussein
  • Self-Exploration by Sally Hassan

Performances by:

Sagirah Shahid, Spoken Word Artist

The Somali Museum Dance Troupe

Babysitting available.

ASL Interpreters available.

*This space is reserved for those who identify as Muslim women.*


(Saturday) 7:30 am - 5:00 pm CST


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

Minneapolis North 2200 Freeway Blvd, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55430


Reviving the Islamic Sisterhood for Empowerment