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CAIR-OH: 150 Attend CAIR-Cincinnati Interfaith Iftar

CAIR-OH: 150 Attend CAIR-Cincinnati Interfaith Iftar

(CINCINNATI, OH, 11/1/2005) – The Cincinnati office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Ohio) said today that some 150 people, including public officials, civic leaders and members of the interfaith community, turned out on Sunday, October 30, for its Annual Sharing Ramadan Iftar Banquet. (“Iftar” is the meal eaten after sunset to break the fast each day during the observance of Ramadan.)

“It is important for American Muslims to reach out to their neighbors of all faiths in an atmosphere of sharing and mutual respect,” said CAIR-Ohio’s Cincinnati Director Karen Dabdoub. The evening’s program included presentations on Ramadan and CAIR.

CAIR, America’s largest Muslim civil liberties group, is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and has 31 offices and chapters nationwide and in Canada

CONTACT: Karen Dabdoub, 513-281-8200, E-Mail: karen@cair-ohio.com; Brent Meyer, 513-276-1600, E-Mail: meyer_brent@hotmail.com

 

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