Women Driving Inspiration virtual event
To mark Women’s History Month, the Dawoodi Bohras of Detroit in Farmington Hills are hosting a virtual conference celebrating women change makers in Metro Detroit.
VIP Speakers include:
- U.S. Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence [MI-14]
- Michigan State Representative Samantha Steckloff [MI-37]
- Mayor Vicki Barnett of the City of Farmington Hills
- 2019 Top 10 CNN Hero, Najah Bazzy of Zaman International
- Founder of Youth United, Karen Linnell
- Youth United Leadership Team members, Jodi Gross and Mariyah Saifuddin
VIP guest speakers will share how they overcame challenges they faced while making a difference in their communities and leave attendees inspired to take action in their own lives. Highlights will include:
- Congresswoman Lawrence sharing highlights of her astounding career and how women can make an impact in their community.
- Rep. Steckloff and Mayor Barnett, a dynamic mother-daughter duo who have committed themselves to public service in the same community, discussing how their relationship and service are intertwined and how young women can make a difference in their own lives.
- Najah Bazzy of Zaman International sharing her inspiring story of why she started Zaman and how she overcame challenges to take Zaman to the level it is today.
- a Fireside Chat with the founder and members of the leadership team of Youth United, an interfaith group of young adults that come together in service for their community.
The event will be live-streamed at https://youtu.be/wtwU2H1Djkk