CWSC 2020 Cruise Update Newsflash…


CWSC Issues Call for Papers and Presentation

NATIONAL ― The Community Wide Shuraa Conference (CWSC) is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for Presentation at the 2020 Cruise!


As part of the Intelligentsia Presentations being planned for the Cruise, in coordination with the CWSC National Think Tank and the Board of Directors, the CWSC 2020 Event Planning Team announces a $750 Award for the best Paper submitted on a designated topic of concern that affects American Muslim Communities and/or the broader society.

The Call and Presentation is designed to help draw out of the group intellect the best ideas for critical thinking, analysis and innovative problem solving. Click here for Designated Topics and participation details including Submission Guidelines, Format, and Selection Process.

Winner will present at the Published Authors Circle in March 2020 and receive the award at the Grand Gala on Sunday, March 8, 2020.

The prize winning author will also appear on the AM360 Broadcasting network for a special interview. Stay tuned to, Muslim Journal and social media networks for more updates. 

Special Posthumous Award Tribute Planned for Imam Thomas Abdul Salaam at 2020 Grand Gala Celebration…


NATIONAL – An unprecedented event calls for unprecedented recognition of the group intellect for exceptional community service, leadership and more. CWSC is planning a Grand Gala Celebration in 2020 that will include nominees across communities throughout the nation.

Of special note will be a Lifetime Achievement Award given posthumously to the Twin Servant of Peace Imam Thomas Abdul Salaam, Founder of the AM360 Broadcasting Network and Community Wide ShuraaConference. Continue here

Haven’t made reservations yet? Hurry to get the best prices and selection of accommodations…state rooms will go fast. Call the Ship directly at 800.327.5782 and mention Group# 6DLB36 Community Wide Shuraa Conference; the Ship: Paradise departing from Tampa March 5th, 2020. That’s all you’ll need!

Visit the ship on our homepage to see more details on the Cruise. We wish you Blessed Jumah and weekend.

Delegates Ready for Muslim Advocacy Day

MuslimAdvocacyDayNATIONAL – Monday, April 1st, 2019, begins the two-day Annual Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. Register now by clicking on the Capitol to the left.

Congrats to CWSC Director for Christian-Muslim Relations, Debbie Shankman, who has been selected to represent the CWSC! Last year CWSC was represented at Muslim Advocacy Day and presented the first iteration of the Never Again Interfaith Letter In the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. Sister Debbie was part of a CWSC Delegation last year that delivered to several Senate and House Leaders a 2nd iteration of the Letter signed by some 60 organizations including the Secretary General of the World Council of Religious Leaders. It was Sister Debbie’s stellar support and compassionate leadership that led to her appointment as CWSC Director for Christian-Muslim Relations.

We wish Debbie and all the delegates traveling from around the nation a safe and successful Muslim Advocacy Day.

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The WMP Scholarship

CWSC College Scholarship Cycle Open Now thru June 20, 2019…

Scholarships are another intelligentsia component at CWSC focuses on the fact that while we’re working on any number of important issues, we must still devote resources simultaneously to securing next generation intelligentsia leaders. Each February, our scholarship cycle opens to qualified matriculating college-bound high school and current college students of all faiths. Apply here. For an encore special interview on Scholarships at CWSC Click here