#MuslimVotes #PowerHour

Thursday, May 12, 2016

#MuslimVotes #PowerHour was another night of networking and fun. This time, the panel portion featured local voices from Muslim faith-based organizing and voting rights advocacy, as well as distinguished guests from Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority democracy. Dinner was a gourmet taco bar.

Moderator: Rick Ferrera, Master’s Student at UCSD's School of Global Policy and Strategy


  • Anggia Rini, Secretary of the Health Department at Nahdlatul Ulama (NU)
  • Yusuf Risin, Commentator at Apa Kabar Indonesia (radio program)
  • Rashida Hameed, Board Director at Pillars of the Community
  • Tareq Purmul, Vice President of the Muslim American Society (MAS) San Diego Chapter
  • Chad Peace, President at IVC Media LLC

#PowerHour is a quarterly networking and panel conversation series. We convene nonprofit leaders, activists, philanthropists, and business community to network, chat, inspire one another around important issues, and make connections that give rise to positive actions and collaboration around important social issues across movements.