(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/13/19) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released the latest “CAIR Snapshots” video highlighting a quarter century of “defending, educating and empowering the American Muslim community.”
[NOTE: Use #CAIRSnapshots on Twitter to view all the short videos highlighting CAIR’s important work over the past quarter century.]
Today’s snapshot features how in 2001, CAIR released a report on the first census of American mosques, published a Congressional Guide for Muslim Voters and opened chapters in Florida and Arizona.
#CAIRSnapshots Video: In 2001, CAIR Releases Census of U.S. Mosques, Publishes Guide for Muslim Voters
BACKGROUNDER: Study Finds Number of Mosques Up 25% in 6 Years (NY Times)
The #CAIRSnapshots campaign is just one of many activities and initiatives leading up to CAIR’s 25th anniversary gala in Washington, D.C., on November 9.
SEE: CAIR’s 25th Annual Gala
Online registration is now open for the gala with a keynote address by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN). Past events have been sold out, no tickets are sold at the door — so register TODAY to reserve your place and receive early-bird discount.
SAVE WITH EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION: Individual tickets cost $75 before Oct. 1 and $85 thereafter. Childcare is $25 per child before Oct. 1 and $35 thereafter. Childcare registration is required for children under 13 years old.
TO REGISTER, GO TO: https://www.cair.com/25th_anniversary_banquet
CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misiÃ³n de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensiÃ³n del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.
CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, email@example.com