At the Table with Safiyah Ricks
Jun
20
6:30 PM18:30

At the Table with Safiyah Ricks

This is a monthly event that will be featuring a revert/convert/new Muslim. Who will be sharing her story with the group. This is a casual supportive setting where women can get together and exchange resources stories and ideas.

Speaker Bio:

Safiyah started her journey to Islam as a pre-teen in Dallas, Texas. Her quest for knowledge, spirituality and personal autonomy lead her to Houston,Texas as a young adult embarking on a “new life” away from familiar influences, friends and family.

As a mother of two beautiful young girls, wife, daughter and a disaster case manager for a national Islamic organization, Safiyah manages to nurture her faith as well as balance her home life by the grace of God. Safiyah is a former Islamic school teacher and holds a bachelor's and a master's degree in sociology from Prairie View A&M University. She has more than 25 years of professional work experience and has been actively involved in several nonprofit organizations throughout the greater Houston community. Safiyah is a lifetime learner, she loves being resourceful and creative, traveling and experiencing new cultures, as well as fishing and cooking.

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World Refugee Day: Presenting "When We Were Strangers"
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

World Refugee Day: Presenting "When We Were Strangers"

In celebration of World Refugee Day, Independent Writer, Kimberly Meyer is coupling a film screening of Soufra with the launching of her project "When We Were Strangers" – following the lives of nine single mother refugees in Houston, which has been funded in part by a grant from Houston Arts Alliance.

Tickets: $25

Dinner+Movie

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Toastmasters Meeting
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Toastmasters Meeting

TAIBA is offering another building opportunity as we partner with Toastmasters International.

TAIBA will have a women’s only club “to learn the arts of speaking, listening, and thinking — vital skills that promote self-actualization, enhance leadership potential, foster human understanding, and contribute to the betterment of mankind.”

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Eid Celebration: Honoring New Muslims!
Jun
7
6:30 PM18:30

Eid Celebration: Honoring New Muslims!

We would love to invite everyone to celebrate Eid with us especially to show their support for our new Muslims. Eid can be a lonely time for most converts/reverts as they are the only ones in their families who are Muslim and do not know many people to spend Eid with. Let’s change that and celebrate together!

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At the Table with Monica "Noor" Morales
May
23
6:30 PM18:30

At the Table with Monica "Noor" Morales

This is a monthly event that will be featuring a revert/convert/new Muslim. Who will be sharing her story with the group. This is a casual supportive setting where women can get together and exchange resources stories and ideas.

Speaker Bio:

Monica “Noor” Morales is a Mexican American born in Houston. She became Muslim in 2001 and has had a journey that brought her full circle to serve her community as the founder and Program Director of Outreach In The Barrio. She now serves for over two years on the board of projects that help low-income communities, homelessness and crisis relief. She is a proud mother of one son “Omar” who accompanies her to serve in the barrios.

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At the Table with Amy Bermudez
Apr
25
7:00 PM19:00

At the Table with Amy Bermudez

This is a monthly event that will be featuring a revert/convert/new Muslim. Who will be sharing her story with the group. This is a casual supportive setting where women can get together and exchange resources stories and ideas.

Speaker Bio:

Ameenah (Amy) wants to live in a world where everyone treats each other as they did when they were four years old.  

“Spend time in a pre-school class if you need a reminder that we were created to love one another.” 

As an Educator turned Entrepreneur,  Ameenah uses her experience and education to empower others to reach their full potential.  She will soon be a first time published author.  Over 20 years as a Muslim American,  her journey to Islam started in Kansas City in 1997.  

“In an ocean of drowning souls Allah pulled me from the water and placed me in the lifeboat of Islam, this is proof of the mercy of Allah.” -Ameenah

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Taiba Talks Graduation Ceremony Featuring Joumana Mousselli, RN and Mouaz Al-Nass
Apr
20
7:00 PM19:00

Taiba Talks Graduation Ceremony Featuring Joumana Mousselli, RN and Mouaz Al-Nass

You are invited for tea and sweets and graduation ceremony for our TAIBA talks members! These women have committed the last three months to investing in themselves, each other, and the community.

Join us with Joumana Mousselli, RN the founder of Xtreme Lashes® and Finalist for the 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Her company earned a spot on the coveted 2011 Inc. 500|5000 List. Performance by the famous Munshid Mouaz Al-Nass.

In partnership with Dress for Success.

  • This session is open to men & women. Walk-ins are welcome!

  • Free babysitting available.

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At the Table: Support Group for New Muslims
Mar
28
7:00 PM19:00

At the Table: Support Group for New Muslims

This is our first co-ed At the Table to support reverts. This session will be led by the talented and artistic couple Jonathon "Noori" Iheanacho and Bibi Watts. The couple whose dialogue promotes a better moral compass through faith, art, fashion, and conversation.

Don't forget to bring your men! This session is open to all.

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Taiba Talks Special Session: Muhsen
Feb
9
7:00 PM19:00

Taiba Talks Special Session: Muhsen

Join us for our TAIBA Talks Special feature highlighting inclusion of individuals with special needs.

Women only event featuring:

Nadiya Ahmed: Moderator 

Saba Syed: Mom of 10+ years to two boys, one of whom has Autism

J. Nora Shabib: Speech- Language Pathologist with 12 years of experience working with individuals with special needs

Ashley Stillwell-Hasan: Chronic illness warrior and disability awareness advocate

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Diabetes Workshops
Sep
14
to Oct 14

Diabetes Workshops

In partnership with ISH, Taiba's workshops address a chronic issue in the community: diabetes. These workshops aim to raise awareness among the Muslim community about healthy eating and active living. Join us to gather tools for a healthier life. The last day of the session is a Health Fair event to highlight health professionals and vendors in our community.

Time for each workshop: 7PM - 9PM

Dates of the workshops: 09/14/2018, 09/21/2018, 09/28/2018, 10/05/2018, 10/12/2018

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Taiba x Isna
Aug
31
to Sep 3

Taiba x Isna

  • George R. Brown Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come out and join Taiba at ISNA's 55th annual convention. Enjoy meeting new sisters, unlock the cultural barriers and uplift your skills by joining Taiba's Inclusion Platfrom (TIP). And before you step out.

Visit us at...booth #6137

It is a four day event.

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Eid Basket Event
Aug
18
9:30 AM09:30

Eid Basket Event

Eid Baskets with the Muslim Women's Society: This EID, with the generous support of the community, TAIBA partnered with Muslim Women's Society to provide 144 Bags of hygiene products and snacks for refugee families! This served 72 families Mash'Allah!

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