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Sadia Covert

For Dupage County District 5    

   On July 13, 2018, Sadia Covert held an event with dinner and musical night for the supporting her in the general election for Dupage County Board.

Little about Sadia Covert:

Sadia Covert is an Attorney, owner and partner at Covert & Covert, LLP. She is also the co-author of the recent hate crime law that passed unanimously and signed into law January 2018. As a state- certified instructor for police, she is the first female Muslim to develop a 4- hour state-certified curriculum on Islamic Cultural Awareness in Illinois and has trained thousands of police officers and continues to do so. As a non-profit owner of UCARE, she builds bridges between communities through education and understanding. Sadia Covert was also a speaker at the United Nation’s 62nd Commission on the Status of Women this past March.

Sadia Covert is a married mother of three children, and she believes in teaching her children Love for God and Country. “America is our country. God has blessed us and our country with so much abundance and opportunities. As Muslim-Americans, we need to thank God for being in such a great country and be civically involved to ensure a brighter future for our families and all communities.” As a mother who is teaching her children the importance of voting and how it affects livelihoods, Sadia Covert is running for DuPage County Board in Naperville, Lisle, and Aurora. Sadia is blessed to have the support of Secretary of State Jesse White, Congressman Bill Foster, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, State Senator Linda Holmes, State Representative Stephanie Kifowit, State Representative Linda Chapa la Via, and thousands of supporters in her district.

“Change begins from within. If we want to see changes, we need to have our voices heard and have a seat at the table. Our vote is our voice. We are blessed with the right to vote, so let’s use it!”-Sadia Covert