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CAIR-Minnesota: Community Groups to Present $30,000 to Vandalized East African Immigrant Businesses

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 11/15/19) – Later today, CAIR-Minnesota, Main Street Alliance of Minnesota and Seward Community Co-op will hold a news conference in Minneapolis to present community-collected funds to support vandalized East African immigrant businesses in Seward.

SEE: Minneapolis East African Shops Boost Security After Vandalism

WHAT: Community Groups Present Check to Vandalized East African Businesses on Seward Avenue

WHEN: Today, Friday November 15, 2:15 p.m.

WHERE: 2601 E. Franklin Ave, Minneapolis MN 55406

WHO: Community group representatives, affected business leaders will speak at the news conference.

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.


CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein


Corinne Horowitz

State Director, Main Street Alliance of Minnesota 


Allison A. Meyer | Advocacy and Governance Specialist

Direct: 612.436.4043 | 


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