Is our understanding of Justice really Just?

February 29th, 6 - 10 PM
Greater Columbus Convention Center

Join us for a night of charity and discussion. All proceeds will be donated to the Ohio Juvenile Justice Coalition and the Believer's Bailout.

5:30 Doors Open

Please arrive early to be seated

6:00 Opening and Introduction

Quran recitation followed by an introduction to MSA and a spoken word performance

6:15 Keynote Speech

Amna Akbar will deliver her keynote address

6:30 Panel Discussion

Our panel discuss criminal justice in America

7:15 Table Discussion and Dinner

Discuss criminal justice with your fellow attendees over a delicious dinner

8:00 Q&A and Closing

An opportunity to ask our panelists questions, followed by a silent auction to benefit charity and closing statements

8:40 Isha Prayer

We end our program by offering the fifth prayer of the day to Allah (swt)


Our Speakers...


Amna Akbar

Professor at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law


Usjid Hameed

Government Affairs and Development Coordinator

Council on American Islamic Relations - Columbus


Kelly Mcconaughey

Executive Director of the Juvenile Justice Coalition

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