CAIR, Muslim Council to Co-Host 1st Annual ‘Maryland Muslim Lobby Day at the Capital’

(BALTIMORE, MD, 2/8/19) – On Monday, February 25, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will partner with the Prince George’s County Muslim Council (PGCMC) to host the first annual “Maryland Muslim Lobby Day at the Capital” in Annapolis.

WHAT: First Annual Maryland Muslim Lobby Day at the Capital

WHEN: Monday, February 25, 5 - 8 p.m.

WHERE: House of Delegates (Lobby), 6 Bladen Street, Annapolis, Md. 21401

REGISTRATION LINK: https://MDLobbyDay.eventbrite.com The event is free of charge, but pre-registration is required. All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry, zchaudry@cair.com, 410-971-6062, PGCMC President Jameel Johnson, info@pgcmc.org

Lobby Day participants will meet with lawmakers and their staff to discuss issues that impact the Maryland Muslim community such as increasing hate crimes, workplace discrimination and immigration policy.

Maryland Muslim Lobby Day at the Capital is one of a number of similar events CAIR is hosting in state capitals nationwide.

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CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, 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.

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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com

 


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