Estijaba is Arabic for response. A response for awareness, for hope, and that is needed.

On April 14, 2014; more than 276 female students were kidnapped in Nigeria by men belonging to a group called Boko Haram. 

Imam Khalid Latif  Executive Director and Imam for the Islamic Center at New York University (NYU)

Imam Khalid Latif 
Executive Director and Imam for the Islamic Center at
New York University (NYU)

Dr. Sari Nusseibeh President of Al-Quds University in Jerusalem, Diplomat, and Writer

Dr. Sari Nusseibeh
President of Al-Quds University in Jerusalem, Diplomat, and Writer

Dr. Mahmoud Ashour Former Assistant Dean of Al-Azhar and Chairman of the Committee on Dialogue among Islamic Schools of Thought

Dr. Mahmoud Ashour
Former Assistant Dean of Al-Azhar and Chairman of the Committee on Dialogue among Islamic Schools of Thought

Dr. Ezzedine Choukri Fishere Diplomat, Novelist, and Academic  

Dr. Ezzedine Choukri Fishere
Diplomat, Novelist, and Academic
 

Left - Amr ElKady Egyptian Actor and Artist Right - Asser Abdelghany Egyptian Journalist

Left - Amr ElKady
Egyptian Actor and Artist
Right - Asser Abdelghany
Egyptian Journalist

Wael Nawara Writer, Political Activist, and Former President of the Arab Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (AAFD)

Wael Nawara
Writer, Political Activist, and Former President of the Arab Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (AAFD)

Hesham Mesbah Olympian Medalist (2004, 2008, 2012)

Hesham Mesbah
Olympian Medalist (2004, 2008, 2012)

Hassan Al Shark World Renowned & Self-Taught Artist

Hassan Al Shark
World Renowned & Self-Taught Artist

Dr. Nageh Ibrahim Co-founder of Al Gamaa Al-Islamiya

Dr. Nageh Ibrahim
Co-founder of Al Gamaa Al-Islamiya

Alaadin Abdulkassem Olympian Medalist (London 2012)

Alaadin Abdulkassem
Olympian Medalist (London 2012)