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CAIR-CA Rep Joins Panel on Understanding Islam

CAIR SAN DIEGO REP JOINS PANEL ON UNDERSTANDING ISLAM

(SAN DIEGO, CA, 4/2/07) – On Friday March 30, a representative from the San Diego chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-San Diego) was invited by the University of Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) to participate in a panel discussion and forum on “Understanding Islam: A Cross-Cultural Perspective” at the Kalusugan Wellness Center in National City, Calif.

More than 50 people attended the forum. The panelists included Muhammad Yahya, interim coordinator for the Shura Council of San Diego and CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director Edgar Hopida.

The UPAA President Florfina Santiago-Arce was presented the Quran, Islam’s revealed text, and a copy of the DVD documentary “Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet.”

CONTACT: Edgar Hopida, CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director, Tel: 619-913-0719, Email: ehopida@cair.com

 

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