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Free Legal Workshop - Disaster Assistance Friday September 8 at 6pm

MBAH is hosting a pro bono legal workshop regarding hurricane harvey disaster relief. Presented by attorneys Ali Zakaria and Farha Ahmed. The presentation and workshop will take place this Friday September 8th at 6pm at Masjid Sabireen in Stafford (610 Brand Ln, Stafford, TX 77477). For more information contact us at info@mbahouston.net

NOTE: There have been posts regarding a legal workshop Saturday Sept 9th at 2pm at Masjid Sabireen (Stafford area). There is no legal workshop at Sabireen this Saturday, so please attend the event on Friday.

However, there is a legal workshop hosted by Ali Zakaria on Saturday September 9th at 2pm at Masjid Maryam (New Territory area)
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Citizenship Workshop - Saturday September 9th, 2017

Catholic Charities and MBAH are hosting a probono citizenship workshop Saturday September 9th at the Arab American Cultural Center (10555 Stancliff Rd, Houston, TX 77099)

This workshop is for those who are applying for US Citizenship and need application assistance. Help will also be available for those needing to replace documents lost in Hurricane Harvey.

Registration for those needing assistance begins at 8am.

Attorney volunteers are still needed. Prior immigration law experience is not required.

Those without experience in immigration law are asked to attend the free CLE training that runs from 9am to 10:30am.

NAML Conference October 13/14 in Chicago

MBAH is on the board of NAML and we support their efforts to connect Muslim lawyers and legal professionals interested in topics of relevance to Muslims in America.
The Muslim Bar Association of Houston is working with Catholic Charities to put on a citizenship workshop August 26, 2017. Attorney volunteers are needed.  Training will be provided.

Please email info@mbahouston.net to volunteer or RSVP at our facebook event 
https://www.facebook.com/events/135124540390006/

Date:  Saturday, August 26, 2017 Location: Arab American Cultural & Community Center 10555 Stancliff Rd, Houston, Texas 77099 Time:
Training (for volunteers) begins Saturday at 8:30 AM 
Workshop doors open at 9:30 am and the event runs until 2:00 pm

Attorneys will be offering application assistance for persons seeking to apply for U.S. Citizenship. Form N-400 can be found here https://www.uscis.gov/n-400

This is a probono event and no service fees are charged for people seeking counsel, advice or assistance with applications. For individuals interested in contacting Catholic Charities to sign up to attend a workshop to receive assistance, email Citizenship@CatholicCharities.org or call…

General Meeting Thursday May 18th at 6:30pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/201527800364141/

MBAH is holding a general members meeting May 18th at 6:30pm at Shahnai Restaurant located at 5920 Hillcroft St D, Houston, TX 77036 (Hillcroft at US 59).

This is an opportunity for networking, reviewing past events, as well as future opportunities to get involved in the organization and to participate in community service and pro bono activities. 


Next MBAH seminar Friday February 10th at Champions Masjid

This is the 3rd MBAH "Learn the Law" series seminar on the topic of the executive orders affecting immigration. We have 3 attorneys who have volunteered their time to discuss these orders, the court cases, and current immigration policy. The seminar will be followed by a brief question and answer session.

RSVP at the event page below
https://www.facebook.com/events/1826312437657454/

Upcoming MBAH events

MBAH presents a new lecture series called "Learn the Law" presented by lawyers for the general public. In response to the current concerns regarding immigration, MBAH has three upcoming events are various mosques in the Houston area. Facebook event links are provided for each event.

Friday, February 3rd at 6:30pm at ISGH River Oaks
https://www.facebook.com/events/1841727812752243/

Saturday, February 4th at 7:45pm at ISGH Bear Creek (Masjid Al-Mustafa)
https://www.facebook.com/events/440618852936752/

Friday, February 10th at 7:45pm at ISGH Champions (Masjid As-Salam)
https://www.facebook.com/events/165359890625590/

Events are free with an RSVP.