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CAIR-AZ Executive Director Presented with ‘Community Luchador Award’

screenshot 2017 12 10 10 32 20 987At the 7th annual LUCHA – Living United for Change in Arizona gala, CAIR-Arizona’s Executive Director Imraan Siddiqi was a recipient of the organization’s “Community Luchador Award.”  LUCHA, an economic and social justice organization focused on minority families, presents the award to members of the community that embody the organization’s mission and vision to pursue steadfast dedication to social justice in Arizona.

Siddiqi, who was the co-originator of the #NoBanNoWall hashtag, which became a global rallying cry in protest of the Trump administration’s executive orders was honored by the presentation:  “It is truly humbling to be recognized by a group of peers who have done so much for the Arizona community.  Our organization looks forward to continue to build and collaborate with marginalized communities to help realize a better tomorrow for our state.”


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