Community Tampa Bay and the Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education program are seeking original drawings, paintings, photographs, cartoons, poems and lyrics from Muslim community members on the broad themes of:
Facets of Muslim identity in America
The personal and societal effects of Islamophobia, bias and prejudice
Intercultural and interfaith connection and understanding
What allyship and advocacy mean to you
Selected work will be published in Pathways to Understanding: Creating Community through Allyship, an original Newspaper in Education publication that will be published as a special section in the Tampa Bay Times newspaper and distributed to Tampa Bay high schools.
The goals of Pathways to Understanding are:
To give community members the opportunity to build relationships across and within faith communities.
To increase understanding and promote inclusion for Muslims living in Tampa Bay.