Ghoufran Allababidi is Syrian born and raised in Aleppo City. She came to the US in 2000, married and has five beautiful children. Ghoufran is an active member at the Berlin Mosque and activist for the Syrian cause. She works part time as a translator with the Language office and teaches Arabic at the Berlin Mosque. She also volunteers with new Syrian/Iraqi refugee arrivals. Ghoufran loves teaching, traveling and sports (she competed in the Arab championship in Egypt in 1996 track & field and hurdles).