February 3rd Miriam Zayed Memorial Brunch
10:00 AM10:00

February 3rd Miriam Zayed Memorial Brunch

Miriam Zayed Memorial Brunch Sunday
February 3, 2019 at Nikos Restaurant, 7600 S. Harlem Ave

The Arab American Democratic Club (AADC) is proud to host a Memorial Breakfast on Sunday February 3, 2019 at Niko’s Restaurant from 10 AM until 1 PM to honor the memory of AADC Board member Miriam Zayed.

There is no cost to attend the brunch.

Community Leaders who worked with Miriam Zayed will be among the speakers that include Arab American Institute President James Zogby, former Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn, and Miriam Zayed’s daughter Lena Hussein who will Make special presentations to Malik Ali, Ghada Talhami and Nemer Ziyad. 

We have more individuals who will be attending to speak about Miriam Zayed’s Legacy.
Miriam Zayed passed away on Oct. 23, 2018. The week before she died, Miriam participated in a candidates Forum & Brunch that she helped organize. She was very proud of the community turnout. She also was very proud that the keynote speaker at the event, Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan, was able to report that the state will approve legislation to officially designate April as Arab Heritage Month.

With more speakers:
Maya Berry (AAI Executive Director),
Miriam's daughter Lena Zayed,
Judge William Haddad,
Clem Balanoff,
and Vivian Khalaf.

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10:00 AM10:00

Candidates Brunch!

We look forward to seeing all of you October 21st. More attendees will be there! Come meet your many State Officials, Elected Officials, Candidates for Mayor, State Senators, Representatives, Congressmen, Judges, and many other offices that serve you.

With confirmed speakers & attendees:

Michael Madigan (Illinois House of Representatives Speaker)
Karen Yarbrough (Cook County Recorder of Deeds)
Jesus Chuy Garcia (Cook County Commissioner)
Abdelnasser Rashid (Cook County Commissioner candidate)
Paul Vallas (Chicago Mayoral Candidate)
Maya Berry (Executive Director of the Arab American Institute)
David Orr (County Clerk of Cook County)
Dan Lipinski (Congressman)
Steve Landek (Bridgeview Mayor & IL State Senator)
Chris Getty (Lyons Mayor)
Mike Howley (Hickory Hills Mayor)
Kwame Raoul (Attorney General candidate & IL State Senator)
Judge Linda Davenport (Circuit Court candidate)

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Nikos Banquets

Contact Samir at 773-719-3331

Purchase your tickets and/or reserve your space in our Candidate Brunch & Forum Ad Book to reach the Arab American community. Please make your selections below and then confirm payment. If you are planning to place an Ad in our Ad book, purchases and Ads must be completed no later than Oct. 1, 2018.

Please send your Ad once your purchase is finalized by email to RGHanania@gmail.com. (Save money by purchasing your Ad and tickets together!)


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Fundraiser with Chris Kennedy
7:00 PM19:00

Fundraiser with Chris Kennedy

  • Saraya Restaurant & Banquet Hall (map)
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Please join the AADC for a fundraiser supporting

Chris Kennedy

Democratic Candidate for Governor of Illinois

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Saraya Restaurant & Banquet Hall
7011 W 111th St
Worth, IL 60482

  • Host: $2,500
  • Sponsor: $1,500
  • Co-Sponsor; $1,000

RSVP: kennedyforillinois.com/110817

If you should have any questions please contact Samir Khalil 773-719-3331