ELMHURST – Zahra Suratwala’s campaign for DuPage County Board is resonating with voters across the 1st District. Suratwala submitted more than triple the required amount of nomination signatures to qualify for the ballot, receiving nominations from 450 DuPage 1st District residents and neighbors.
ELMHURST – Zahra Suratwala, an Elmhurst resident, is announcing her candidacy for the DuPage County Board, District 1. Suratwala is an advocate, mother, writer, and active community member.
Chicago Tribune (December 7, 2017)
Daily Herald (December 4, 2017)
Interview with altMuslimah (November 8, 2017)
Mic.com Video Feature (November 8, 2017)
Huffington Post Interview (November 8, 2017)
Radio Islam Interview (April 3, 2013)
Chiang Mai Daily Mail (September 29, 2012)
Radio Islam Interview (August 16, 2012)
Patheos Interview (June 30, 2011)
Voice of America Television Interview (June 21, 2011)
Al-Hurra Television Interview (Episode 283, May 2011)
Deepak Chopra Radio Interview (April 8, 2011)
Radio Islam Interview (March 30, 2011)
WASHINGTON D.C. – On Wednesday, 7th September 2011, Zahra Suratwala attended the Eid Reception at the State Department in Washington D.C., hosted by Secretary of State Hilary Clinton. In her speech, Secretary Clinton honored American Muslims’ contribution to American society. She also encouraged all the attendees to “recommit ourselves to the common cause of spreading peace, prosperity and understanding to all the people of the earth.”