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13th Annual Dr. Betty Shabazz Awards Ceremony


June 22, 2014
13th Annual Dr. Betty Shabazz Awards Ceremony
Honoring Women Who Dedicate Their Lives to Helping Others

Since 2002, Women In Islam, Inc. has been celebrating the example and legacy of Dr. Betty Shabazz annually in our Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial Lecture and Award Ceremony. We take this opportunity to recognize other women, of all backgrounds and faiths, who demonstrate their unwavering and courageous dedication to helping others.
Dr. Betty Shabazz Award 2014 Honoree:

Letitia James, 
Public Advocate of the City of New York
Talat Gilani Hamdani,
Mother of Salman Hamdani, 9/11 First Responder
Civil Liberties and Human Rights Advocate, Interfaith Bridge Builder
Compass Award 2014 Recipients:
Zakiyah Ansari,
Advocacy Director, New York State Alliance for Quality Education (AQE)
Founder/Executive Director, Def Dance Jam Workshop 
Learn more about awardees here.
Payment options:
If you plan to attend, and do not wish to purchase tickets by credit card, you must RSVP at rsvp@womeninislam.orgChecks can be made in the name of Women In Islam, Inc.; mail to P.O. Box 814, Lincolnton Station, New York, NY 10037; you may pay by cash at the door.  For questions, email