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CAIR Releases 2019 Maryland Highlights Year in Review, Seeks Donations to Sustain Critical Civil Rights Work

(BALTIMORE, MD, 12/30/19) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released its annual Maryland Highlights publication summarizing some key milestones and accomplishments in 2019.

SEE: 2019 Maryland Outreach Highlights Year in Review

“Together, we strengthened interfaith and intra-faith coalitions; sought religious accommodations; provided resources about Islam and Muslims to schools, prisons and employers; helped gain Eid equality for thousands of Muslim students in three Maryland counties; trained hundreds of law enforcement officers, educators and government employees; empowered young Muslims; engaged lawmakers on issues that impact our communities; mobilized people to become more politically active at all levels of the government; and more,” said CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry. “As we close the books on this year, we thank all those whose support made this progress possible and urge you to consider making your year-end contribution to CAIR to help sustain this critical work. We look forward to building together in 2020.”

Throughout the year, the Muslim civil rights organization has been a national leader in challenging injustices and promoting tolerance and is urging supporters to give generously to help meet its year-end goal of $1.2 million. 


IMPORTANT NOTE: All donations to CAIR are tax-deductible/zakat-eligible (Tax ID# 77-0646756). Consider giving $5,000, $2,500, $1,000, $500, $250, $100, $50, or whatever you can.

All contributions are appreciated and may be made online at or mailed in to CAIR, 453 New Jersey Ave SE, Washington, D.C. 20003. 

Donation envelopes must be postmarked by December 31st to claim a deduction for 2019.

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.


CONTACT:  CAIR Director of Maryland Outreach Zainab Chaudry, , 410-971-6062


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