Saturday, August 16, 2014
from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
Overland Park Marriott
Overland Park, KS
Learn more about our sponsorship opportunities and purchase tickets:

This event is a regional conference with a workshop in the afternoon on leadership and negotiations and the banquet dinner in the evening. Our steering committee has been working diligently  on an inspirational program with Muslim-American, Faran Tahir, a Hollywood Actor from renowned movies such as Iron Man, Star TrekElysium, and many other famous movies and TV shows. His topic will be “An American Muslim in Hollywood:  Bridging Faith and Work.”  In addition, the 2014 Crescent Peace Society Award winners will  be honored at this year’s banquet. CPS is committed to providing programming that will allow individuals from our growing greater Kansas/Missouri communities to come together to learn from  one another.  By becoming a sponsor of the Crescent Peace Society Annual Dinner, you will assist us in ensuring the future continuation of these programs.

The Extra Edge: 7 skills for successful leadership and negotiation
Haroon Ullah, PhD
with the U.S. State Department 
August 16, 2014 
Noon - 3:30 p.m.
Purchase Tickets: HERE

Silent Auction
Silent Auction featuring beautiful calligraphy art from the Middle East, culinary delights from local restaurants and one night at the Overland Park Marriott including breakfast to name a few auction items. Special rates have been negotiated with the Overland Park Marriott for Saturday, August 16, 2014 night at $99.00 includes breakfast for two.
  Call Marriott reservations at 800.810.2759
913.451.8000 Cutoff date for hotel reservations is 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 9, 2014.


 Press Release: April 13, 2014
The Crescent Peace Society Conveys Sympathy to the Family and Friends of the
Victims of Today`s Shooting at the Jewish Community Center and Village Shalom
Contact: Ahsan Latif, President(913) 485.9218 
The Crescent Peace Society extends their sympathies for the families and
friends who were killed and injured today at the Jewish Community Center and
Village Shalom. “Whosoever kills a human being...it shall be as if he has
killed all mankind..." (Quran 5:32).
Tonight our hearts are saddened that this violent act was done in our
neighborhood. We are here to help and stand in solidarity against acts of hate
towards our fellow mankind. We pray for a peace and love for one another.

 About Crescent Peace Society
The Crescent Peace Society is a non-profit organization that serves as a
focal point of action in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area for raising awareness
of different Muslim cultures. It establishes and maintains liaisons with
educational institutions, religious groups, and local media.

 In order to better represent the peaceful nature of Muslim cultures existing
in the United States of America and around the world, the Society aims to
analyze, evaluate, and respond to any local media publications or programs that
misrepresent Muslim issues and cultures.

 The Board and the Executive Committee of Crescent Peace Society invite you to
join the Society's cause for propagating a better understanding and awareness of
different Muslim cultures and for peace and harmony all over the world.
Membership is open to all US residents or citizens of any religious affiliation
or culture.