Programs

Main Program

Theme: Empowering Our Communities: in the spirit of the peaceful Ethiopian Muslims movement

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Program Highlights

 Thursday, August 7th, 2014

  • Registration & Social Hours
  • Opening Ceremony: Quran Recitation & Du’aa
  • Welcoming Remarks: New BADR BOD & Hosting Community Reps
 Friday, August 8th, 2014

  • Lectures
  • Jumaa Prayer
  • Joint Panel Discussion: Parents Just Don’t Understand
 Saturday, August 9th, 2014

  • Lectures
  • Joint Panel Discussion: Current Ethiopian Muslims Affairs
  • BADR Report by the Outgoing Officials
  • Report by BADR Member Organizations on their Respective Activities
  • Fundraising Dinner Program
 Sunday, August 10th, 2014

  • Lectures
  • Closing Ceremony
    • The Future of BADR
    • Departing Words
    • Closing Remarks
    • Fairwel Gathering

Sisters’ Program (parallel session)

Theme: Empowering Muslimahs for the betterment of the Muslim Society
Date
: Saturday, August 9th, 2014
Time: 9:00am – 1:40pm
Location: Live Oak Room

Program Outline

  • Opening and welcoming
  • Lecture # one: Power of Unity
  • Lecture # two: Women’s Health: Breast Cancer
  • Ice Breaking: Poem reading
  • Workshop: How to prepare Janaza
  • Mingling: Meet & Greet each other
  • Lecture # three: What is Autism Spectrum?
  • Panel discussion: Parenting-bridging the gaps between you and your child
  • Closing remarks and Dua

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Youth Program (parallel session)

Theme: Our Islamic Heritage

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Program Highlights

 Thursday, August 7th, 2014
  • Games & Ice Breakers
  • Family Feud
Friday, August 8th, 2014 (Program starts 10:00am sharp!)
  • Quran Recitation & Icebreaker
  • Every Day the Islamic Way
  • Taboo – Interactive Game
  • Habesha Culture
  • Jumaa Prayer & Lunch
  • Parents Just Don’t Understand – Panel Discussion
  • Youth Debate
  • Current Affairs & Civil Rights in Islam
  • Poetry Slam
Saturday, August 9th, 2014
  • College Bound – Panel Discussion
  • The Approaching End
  • Snack Break
  • Lovestruck – Gender Relations
  • Field Trips
Sunday, August 10th, 2014
  • Networking Activity
  • Feedback

Kids Program

Soccer Tournaments

EBST
Participating Teams:
Ethio Bilal, Dallas
Austin
Chicago
Negashi, Atlanta
ECMA, Toronto

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