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Lunch With League 

Each month the League of Women Voters of San Jose/Santa Clara hosts informative speakers who address local and regional issues.

These interactive public presentations focus on timely topics and encourage our audiences to become better-informed citizens on important issues. The League of Women Voters invites you to join us!

See our League Events page for upcoming Lunches and
 
our Archives page for past events, including videos.

3rd Thursday February 15, 2024
Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Online with Zoom

Due to our speaker's travel schedule, we are cancelling this program.  We will look for opportunities to reschedule this discussion of diverse voices in civic engagement in the future.


Zahra Billoo serves as the Executive Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), San Francisco Bay Area, one of the largest CAIR offices in the country. She leads a team of civil rights and social justice advocates dedicated to the empowerment of American Muslims through legal services, legislative advocacy, and community organizing.

She will discuss the power of diverse voices in civic engagement and how to encourage inclusive participation in shaping our shared future.

She is currently a fellow with Levi Strauss Foundation Pioneers in Justice and a senior fellow with the American Leadership Forum’s Silicon Valley Chapter. She is an alumna of Rockwood’s Fellowship for a New California, LeaderSpring’s Executive Directors Fellowship, and USC’s American Muslim Civil Leadership Institute. Zahra earned her undergraduate degrees from the California State University, Long Beach, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings. She is licensed to practice law in California.

 

Outside of her work with CAIR, Zahra bakes birthday cakes for foster children through Cake4Kids and is a coordinator for Project Feed, a monthly homeless feeding effort in downtown San Francisco.

Zahra Billoo 
Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

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The free, one hour Zoom meeting will begin promptly at noon.  Questions from attendees are encouraged and can be submitted when you register or during the event.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

 

All are welcome so please forward this notice to other people who are interested in this important topic.

Did you miss a previous Lunch with League event?  See our Lunch with League Archives page for videos of our most recent events.

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