2019 Empowering Voices
Date(s) - 06/19/2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hyatt Regency Washington On Capitol Hill
Since 2013, the Empowering Voices Awards have honored political and cultural leaders working to perfect American pluralism by championing the civic and political empowerment of American Muslims. From government officials and media personalities to civic leaders and community organizers, the Empowering Voices Awards, in Washington, DC, brings together the nation’s most influential advocates to celebrate causes and individuals who have championed the American and Islamic values of freedom, justice, and equality for all.
Past honorees include DNC Chair and then Secretary of Labor Tom Perez, Tumblr CEO and Founder David Karp, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, NPR Journalist and “Serial” podcast creator Sarah Koenig, and civil rights icon, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), among many others.