Maryland Muslimahs Recognized for Service, Activism

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The city of Baltimore recognized Asma Hanif of Muslimaat al Nisaa, for the Annual Chilli Bowl Sunday for Muslims which was held Febuary 2, 2014 to clothe and feed the homeless. A certificate was issued by Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake. The Maryland General Assembly also granted recognition to Muslimaat al Nisaa for the event where volunteers brought chili, bread and served the needy.

Zainab Chaudry of the Maryland Chapter of Council American Islamic Relations was also recognized by the governor of the State of Maryland with a Governor’s citation for her service and for speaking at the Pan Asian Community Summit.