from the Speaker Training Workshops
thought the Presentation was really general with basic information
of the Islam. I think this is a great way to inform Muslims and Non
Muslims in the public schools about the Islam. May,Allah Reward you
for all your efforts, Inshallah. Thank you"
truly believe this is important work for us to pursue. The presentations
were informative, clear, organized and interesting. Thank you for
laying the groundwork and inviting us to share in the project!"
" Islam 101 presentation was easily understood and well presented. Great
job on all the presentations."
Well organized. May Allah bless your time and effort. I hate to give
straight "A"s or "E"s, but you're very close!"
" Thank you for this wonderful opportunity to learn about this organization."
Alaykum (Greetings of Peace).
OIS Midwest invites you to attend
the upcoming Islamic Speaker Bureau (ISB) training workshop to help
promote peace, increase cultural competency, and prevent discrimination
in our communities. These
workshops are designed to meet the needs of today's busy Muslims living
in Chicago and the greater Chicago area. You will learn how to improve
your communications about Islam with others, while increasing your
Speaker Training Workshop
Saturday, May 16, 2009
Sahara Meeting Room
16245 S. Lagrange Road, Orland Park, IL
10:00 am : Workshop begins
Cost: $30 (includes materials and brunch)
online at: www.oismidwest.org or call 630-848-1475
|Who Can Attend
The speaker training workshops are open to all Muslims
who are interested in learning how to speak in public about
Islam from an educational perspective. You do NOT
have to become a speaker for ING to attend this program, although
we would love to have you join the Islamic Speaker Bureau.
Certified ISB speakers are invited to schools and other public
and private institutions, and deliver onsite presentations
to students and adults each year.
|What You Will Learn
The workshops will benefit you tremendously by increasing
your knowledge of Islam and how to speak about Islam to non-Muslim
colleagues, friends and general audiences. ING's work and content
materials are scholarly based. The ISB speakers kit
you will receive was developed over many years by scholars,
including Shaykh Hamza Yusf, Imam Zaid Shakir, Dr. Umar Faruq
Abdulla, Dr. Ingrid Mattson and Dr.Sherman Jackson; indigenous
scholars who are traditionally educated.
The ISB program has been the core of our outreach efforts to increase
religious literacy and promote mutual respect among people of all
faiths and none.
| What Is Included
The fee to attend is $30.00 per person and includes:
- Leader-led training with interactive activities
- A speakers kit with presentation materials and FAQs developed
- Public speaking tips
- Continental breakfast
- Drinks and refreshments
confirm registration, please register on line or send your
name, address, telephone number(s),
and email address along with
a check for $30 payable to OIS Midwest, Inc.
Organization of Islamic Speakers Midwest
608 S. Washington St., Suite 302
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 848-1475 or