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Webinar: Improving the Safety and Security of Islamic Centers and Schools

From Charities Program Director, Brenda Abdelall:

In case you missed our webinar, the video and PowerPoint are available below!

Join Muslim Advocates and the Department of Homeland Security on February 2nd for a webinar that reviews steps you can take in your community to improve the safety and security of Islamic centers and schools. We want to help keep our communities safe in the wake of increased threats and incidents.

WebinarMadihha Ahussain, Staff Attorney for the Program to Counter Anti-Muslim Hate at Muslim Advocates, will provide an overview of recent hate crimes against mosques and related law enforcement investigations. Matthew Wombacher, Operations and Planning Coordination Chief at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), will review resources from the Office of Infrastructure Protection.

We’ll close with a question and answer session to hear directly from you about what’s happening in your community. We’ll also provide details about online resources available to take back to your local Islamic centers and schools.

What: Improving the Safety and Security of Islamic Centers and Schools
When: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016, Noon-1pm PT / 3-4pm ET
Who: Brenda Abdelall, Muslim Advocates (facilitator)
Madihha Ahussain, Muslim Advocates
Matthew Wombacher, Department of Homeland Security

Download the PowerPoint presentation here.

A video of the full webinar is below: