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,
and Vivian Khalaf.