(CINCINNATI, 3/6/06) – More than 250 people turned out on Saturday for CAIR-Cincinnati’s Fourth Annual Meeting and Fundraiser.
The keynote speaker for the event was Imam Siraj Wahhaj of Masjid at-Taqwa in Brooklyn. Other speakers included CAIR National Chairman Dr. Parvez Ahmed and CAIR-Ohio President Dr. Asma Mobin-Uddin.
“This event was a great success and offered us an opportunity to celebrate CAIR’s community advocacy work, to share the successes we have had and to outline our plans for the future,” said CAIR-Cincinnati Director Karen Dabdoub.
Dabdoub said the guest speakers spoke to the concerns of the Muslim community and inspired the audience to continue working for the betterment of the entire society.
CAIR-Cincinnati is one of three chapters in CAIR-Ohio. CAIR has 32 offices and chapters nationwide and in Canada. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.
CONTACT: Cincinnati Director Karen Dabdoub, 513-281-8200, E-mail: email@example.com