Empowering Faith, Building Democracy - CAIR-Austin Gala

At CAIR-Austin, we believe in defending Islam and the Texas Muslim community against hate, bigotry, and Islamophobia. We are proud to be on the front lines of defending the community in the courtroom and halls of political power. We give an authentic voice to our community in the newsroom, on the streets, and with interfaith and civil rights partners. We are most proud to train and inspire the next generation of young Muslim leaders.

Join us for our "Empowering Faith; Building Democracy" civil rights benefit dinner in Austin, TX.

WHAT: Empowering Faith, Building Democracy
WHEN: Saturday, Dec 3rd at 5 PM - 9PM
WHERE: NAMCC Multi-Purpose Hall
11900 N. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753

The evening will include inspiring speeches, CAIR-Texas Austin & DFW impact report for 2022, powerful presentations by our young Muslim leaders, concluding with fundraising and dinner.

Speakers Include:

  • Shaykh Islam - NAMCC Masjid
  • Shaykh Attia - ICLT Masjid
  • Imam Anwer - Nueces Masjid
  • Hassan Ali - Inspiration Speaker with MAS Austin
  • Faizan Syed - Executive Director of CAIR-TX
  • Shaimaa Zayan - Community Relations Coordinator CAIR-TX

Parking & Directions: Guests may park in the Masjid parking lot and walk to the multi-purpose hall.

Childcare:Children's games and activities will be provided for children ages 10 and younger. Pizza dinner will be provided for them.

Questions: Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call/text (469)200-0273

Our Amazing Sponsor


Auctioning of Outstanding Art Masterpieces During the Gala

Size: 24x48
Description: Islamic Acrylic on Canvas
Message: "Our Lord! Give us in this world that which is good and in the Hereafter that which is good and save us from the torment of the Fire." Quraan (2:201)
Size: 30x40
Description: Mixed Medium on Canvas, antique-style
Message: The 99 Beautiful Names of Allah
Artist: Sanam Nadeem
Size: 24x36
Description: Mixed Medium on canvas
Message: "The most Beneficent. He has taught Quraan (to mankind). He created man. He taught him eloquent speech" Quraan (55:1-4)
Artist: Sanam Nadeem
Size: 24x36
Description: Acrylic on canvas
Message: "Then which of the favors of your Lord will you both,jinn and men, deny?" Quraan (55:13)
Artist: Erum Khan
Instagram: @erumsart