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CAIR-FL: Muslims Sponsor Thanksgiving Luncheon

CAIR-FL: CHRISTIANS, MUSLIMS TO SPONSOR THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON

(MIAMI, FL, 11/1/2006) – On Thursday, November 23, the Florida office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-FL), along with the First Baptist Church in Sunrise and the American Black Caucus, will sponsor a Thanksgiving luncheon for the Sunrise community.

The luncheon is part of a nationwide CAIR initiative called “Muslims Care.” “Muslims Care” is an annual campaign designed to encourage volunteerism and community outreach.

“As Muslims, it is important that we contribute to our communities and seek ways to build bridges of understanding between people of all faiths,” said CAIR-FL Executive Director Altaf Ali.

In another annual tradition, CAIR-FL will also take delegation of Muslims to Mass at a local Catholic Church on Thanksgiving Day. CAIR-FL Executive Director Altaf Ali will address the congregation.

WHAT: Thanksgiving Luncheon
WHEN: Thursday, November 23, 2006, 12 noon
WHERE: First Baptist Church in Sunrise, 6401 Sunset Strip, Sunrise, FL
CONTACT: Altaf Ali, 954-272-0490 or 954-298-8214, E-mail: altaf@cairfl.org

 

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