USشيكاغو عرب نيوز Miriam Zayed Memorial Brunch SundayBy Future Media - January 16, 20190134Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp This post has been read 123 times! Miriam Zayed Memorial Brunch Sunday February 3, 2019 at Nikos Restaurant, 7600 S. Harlem Ave The Arab American Democratic Club (AADC) is proud to host a Memorial Breakfast on Sunday February 3, 2019 at Niko’s Restaurant from 10 AM until 1 PM to honor the memory of AADC Board member Miriam Zayed. There is no cost to attend the brunch. Community Leaders who worked with Miriam Zayed will be among the speakers that include Arab American Institute President James Zogby, former Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn, and Miriam Zayed’s daughter Lena Hussein who will Make special presentations to Malik Ali, Ghada Talhami and Nemer Ziyad. We have more individuals who will be attending to speak about Miriam Zayed’s Legacy. Miriam Zayed passed away on Oct. 3, 2018. The week before she died, Miriam participated in a candidates Forum & Brunch that she helped organize. She was very proud of the community turnout. She also was very proud that the keynote speaker at the event, Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan, was able to report that the state will approve legislation to officially designate April as Arab Heritage Month Please put this event in your schedule. We have further announcements about the program we will share as we get closer to the event date.