Category Archives: Events

2017 AAAEA-Capital Area Iftar Social Event

AAAEA – Capital Area hosted its 2nd annual Iftar social event on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the Owen Brown Community Center in Maryland.   Members, along with their families and friends, assembled to partake of the feast and entertainment. This year, more than ninety people attended and they were immersed in an ocean of laughter amidst the friendly setting. Continue Reading...
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AAAEA- Capital Area Celebrates Arab American Heritage Month

AAAEA- Capital Area joined the National Arab American Women’s Association in celebrating the Arab American Heritage month and the International Women’s Day. The event was on Sunday April 2nd at the Sheraton Tysons Hotel. AAAEA-Capital Area sponsored a booth at the event and joined more than half a dozen Arab American artists in sharing their work with the attendees. More Continue Reading...
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Bowling Night

The AAAEA- Capital Area bowling event was held on March 26, 2017 at the Brunswick Zone Normandy Lanes. The event was a huge success! Attendees were from different professionals including engineering and information technology. One of the attendees put it as “By far, one of the best AAAEA events in 2017!” The fun and excitement from bowling coupled with meeting Continue Reading...
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Celebrations – Arab American Heritage Month and the International Women’s Day

AAAEA Members and Friends, We are planning on celebrating the Arab American Heritage Month and the International Women's Day on April 2nd, 2017. The event will be held at the Sheraton Tysons Corner (8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons, VA 22182). It is hosted by the National Arab American Women Association. We will have a booth and brochures to share with participants. Continue Reading...
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AAAEA – Capital Area Bowling Night

Let's Bowl. Join AAAEA - Capital Area members, families, and guests for a bowling night on March 26, 2017 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM. (Bowling shoes, pizza, soda, and dessert included). Cost is $15 per person ($10 for students). Sponsorship is also available. For registration, click here....
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AAAEA – Capital Area participated in Women Empowerment Event

Members of the AAAEA- Capital Area participated in the “Women for Women Professional Network” event hosted by the National Arab American Women’s Association (NAAWA) on 18 Feb 2017. The event included keynote speaker from the Empowered Women International (EWI) discussing the EWI mission and activities in supporting women entrepreneurs. Ms. Jina Al Assadi, AAAEA-Capital Area membership committee leader, spoke to Continue Reading...
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2016 End-of-Year Celebration

AAAEA - Capital Area celebrated the end of another successful year with members and friends at the Wooden Bakery Lounge in Vienna, VA on Sunday, December 11. It was a fun night with plenty of entertainment, life music, dance, and food. Thank you Amal Abou-Sef and Nazha Sarkis for organizing this event....
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Capital Area Seventh Annual Dinner Gala

The AAAEA-Capital Chapter held its Seventh Annual Dinner Gala on October 29, 2016 at the Marriott Hotel in Greenbelt, Maryland. The event was attended by 320 members, guests and friends of the Association; and supported by 38 sponsoring companies. Three guest speakers (the Honorable Prince George's County Executive, Mr. Rushern Baker, III; Ms. Carla Reid, General Manager and CEO of Continue Reading...
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