(WASHINGTON, D.C., 6/28/19) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today began marking its 25th anniversary as the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization with the release of the first “CAIR Snapshots” video highlighting a quarter century of “empowering, educating and defending the American Muslim community.”
CAIR’s first video snapshot noted the launch of the Washington-based civil rights organization in June of 1994.
It will be followed by a series of other videos and activities in coming months leading up to CAIR’s 25th anniversary gala in Washington, D.C., on November 9.
SEE: CAIR’S 25th Annual Gala
CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.
CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, firstname.lastname@example.org