CAIR-Houston: Muslims Hold Citywide Blood Drives
(HOUSTON, TX, 9/30/2005) – The Houston office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston), together with the Islamic Society of Greater Houston (ISGH) and Crescent Youth, is holding a coordinated blood and bone-marrow drive today to help replenish the supply depleted by recent natural disasters.
WHERE: The drive will happen at three locations across Houston at:
1. North Zone Adel Road Masjid, 11815 Adel Road, Houston, Texas 77067
2. Southeast Zone Masjid, 8830 Old Galveston Road, Houston, Texas 77034
3. Southwest Synott Road Masjid, 10415 Synott Road, Sugar Land, Texas 77478
WHEN: September 30, 2005, Timing will be from 2 – 8PM at all locations.
“This is a small part of the Texas Muslim community’s continuing efforts towards relief and Humanitarian service,” said Dr. Tarek Hussein, president of CAIR-Houston. “Houston’s response to the recent natural disasters is a tribute to the city’s residents and our mutual concern for the well being of others,” said Hussein.