(BALTIMORE MD, 1/24/20)Â â€“Â This Sunday, January 26, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United Maryland Muslim Council (UMMC) and Dar Al Taqwa will co-host a Congressional Candidatesâ€™ Forum ahead of Marylandâ€™sÂ 7th Congressional District special electionÂ on February 4, 2020.Â
WHAT: Maryland 7th Congressional District Candidateâ€™s ForumÂ
WHEN:Â Sunday, January 26, 2 p.m.
WHERE: Dar Al Taqwa Mosque,Â 10740 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City, Md.Â 21042
CONTACT: CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry, 410-971-6062,Â email@example.com
â€œWe urge our community to attend and take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about where candidates stand on issues that affect us,â€ saidÂ Dar Al Taqwa Board Member Shaista Hira.Â â€œAs an engaged body, we can ensure that our elected representatives are making the best decisions on behalf of the Muslim community.â€
â€œIt is critical for the Muslim Community to act, meet candidates for the 7th congressional district, and make the right choice for themselves and their children’s future,â€ saidÂ UMMC President Rizwan Siddiqi.Â
â€œOur vote is our voice, and it is powerful individually and collectively,â€ saidÂ CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry. â€œThis forum is being organized to promote civic engagement and help our communities make an informed decision in this important election.â€
CAIRâ€™s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misiÃ³n de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensiÃ³n del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.
CONTACT:Â CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry,Â firstname.lastname@example.org,Â 410-971-6062