MSA West has a large number of contacts. If your MSA needs help in booking a speaker for an event please contact MSA West, we can help! Even if you don’t know what speaker to bring,MSA West can help you choose a speaker that fits your needs. Below are two helpful resources: an example invitation to a speaker and a list of contacts that MSA West has.
This is a template that can be used to invite speakers
inshAllah you are well. My name is ____. I am contacting you on behalf of ______(organization name) to invite you to speak at our ______ (event title) which will be held ______(date), at ________ (location, probably your school's name). This event is about _____ (briefdescription about content and goals of program). We would be honored to have you speak forus. Please let me know if you will be able to attend at your earliest convenience.
This is an example of a speaker request email.
inshAllah you are well. My name is Zafir Shaiq. I am contacting you on behalf of MSA-West toinvite you to speak at our annual conference which will be held the weekend of January 13-15,2012, at a university campus in Northern California (exact location TBD). This is the largestMuslim student conference in the western U.S., drawing over a thousand attendees for the 2011conference. We strive to promote leadership development and provide direction and facilitatecollaboration amongst future Muslim leaders and activists in the western United States. Wewould be honored to have you speak for us. Please let me know if you will be able to attend atyour earliest convenience.
Sheik Abu Haithum
Imam Abdul Aziz
Nouman Ali Khan
Umar f. Abd allah
Abdul Nasr Jangda
Dr. Hakim Quick
Rushdie Abdul Qadir
Imam Tahir Anwar