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CAIR-NY Urges Support for Survivors of Fatal Fire

CAIR-NY URGES SUPPORT FOR SURVIVORS OF FATAL FIRE

(NEW YORK, N.Y., 3/9/07) – The New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY) today offered condolences to the Soumare and Magassa families for the loss of their family members.

Nine members of the two families, including eight children, died in a fire in the Bronx late Wednesday.

SEE: Mosques Comfort Survivors of NYC Fire

CAIR-NY is calling on the American Muslim community to donate generously to a fund set up to support the families of the victims. Please send donations to ICNA Relief USA (Bronx Fire Fund) by visiting www.icnarelief.org or calling 718.658.7028.

A check/money order may also be sent to:

ICNA Relief USA (Bronx Fire Fund)
166-26 89th Avenue
Jamaica, New York 11432

For more information, please contact CAIR-NY Communications Coordinator Faiza N. Ali at fali@cair.com or 212.870.2002.

 

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