TPT Co-Productions

Sheroes - Meet Valerie

Clip: Special | 3m 11s

When meningitis left Valerie Shirley’s son, Musab, deaf at 5 months old, she learned sign language, eventually became an ASL teacher and co-founding the Minnesota Deaf Muslim Community -MDMC as a result. Her profile is just one in a series featuring Muslim Sheroes of Minnesota produced in partnership with Reviving the Islamic Sisterhood for Empowerment and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota.

Aired: 06/29/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.