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November 12 - 13, 2022
We are thrilled to invite you to our first in-person conference in 3 years! Our 9th annual Sisterhood conference, will take place in-person at Goldey-Beacom College, in the beautiful and historic Brandywine Valley in Delaware, and online wherever you are!
In-person tickets will be limited so make sure to get yours early! Those not attending in person will have the ability to be "in the room" with our speakers and meet other sisters online!
Sofia Ali-Khan is a social justice lawyer-turned-writer and is the author of A Good Country: My Life in Twelve Towns and the Devastating Battle for a White America (Random House, July 2022). As an attorney, Sofia became a national leader on the right to language access and practiced in the areas of welfare law, immigration, housing, community economic development, and Medicaid access, founding an offsite legal clinic for undocumented workers with health emergencies. She was also a founding board member and activist with the Philadelphia chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR), and has spoken to dozens of academic, interfaith, theater and radio audiences on aspects of Islamic faith and history. Sofia has also worked in a domestic violence shelter, as a hate crimes researcher and as a community organizer.
Join us for a day dedicated to gathering with fellow sisters, developing new skills, learning from renowned experts, and doing your part in creating a just, peaceful, and inclusive world.
What you can expect
Workshops - building and expanding on our work and looking at how each of us brings a unique perspective to build our collective strength. Topics will include Leadership Training, Spirituality and Healing, and How to Cope with and Prevent Anti-Jewish/Anti Muslim Bigotries.
Book signings with various authors connected with the Sisterhood
Networking and Building Relationships from across the Sisterhood in small group discussions on the day of the conference plus an additional opportunity at a Welcome Event on Saturday evening!
“Choosing my favorite part of the conference is so difficult! Keynote speakers were great and the choice of breakout programs was wonderful!” ~2021 Conference Participant
10:00 Conference Welcome
11:00 Member Networking
11:15 Keynote Speaker
11:45 Transition to Workshops & Prayer
1:15 Lunch and Book Signings, Prayer
2:45 Keynote Speaker
3:05 Call to Action and Sisterhood Celebrations
3:25 One on One Sister Meetups
4:15 Closing Circle
4:30 Conference Closing
Please note all times are Eastern Standard Time
Sponsoring this year's conference enables this important event to be accessible to the greatest number of people possible, allowing supporters to join us from around the globe as we spend the day learning from experts and engaging in this critical work.
Since 2014, our annual conference has been the largest, North American-based gathering for Muslim and Jewish women and allies seeking to build community, develop skills, and advocate for an end to discrimination, prejudice, and hate. Your support helps ensure that conference attendees will take home new tools to further prepare themselves to advocate, educate, and become leaders on the front lines against ignorance and bigotry.
Through joining us as a sponsor for From Dialogue to Action, you’re signaling your commitment to interfaith engagement, to building just and inclusive communities, and to seeking peace, not only to hundreds of conference attendees but to all who participate in our work.
“There is something in the air–the sense of power and possibility–I always leave the conference feeling energized, inspired, and ready to take on the world.” ~Lisa
Hampton Inn & Suites
1008 Old Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19713
The Sisterhood has secured a rate of $169/night for King non-smoking rooms. Use the link below to reserve your room today! Discounted rate is available until October 11, 2022.
100 Continental Drive
Newark, DE 19713
The Sisterhood has secured a rate of $139/night for King non-smoking rooms. Use the link below to reserve your room today or you can visit HiltonChristina.com and use group code SISTER. Alternatively, you may also call 302-454-1500 and use the same code! Discounted rate is available until October 13, 2022.