Posted by Rawan Elbaba on May 31, 2017 in Blog

IHM2017logo.pngIn celebration of the fourth annual Immigrant Heritage Month, AAI is continuing our "Together We Came" campaign to highlight outstanding Arab American immigrants and their descendants who have had an indelible impact on the vibrancy of our nation. Now more than ever, it is crucial that we celebrate immigrants and share their stories. In times of bigotry and fear, these stories remind us that the United States is a nation defined by diversity and the contributions of countless immigrants from all over the world.

From creating the first artificial heart to sending the shuttle into space, the Arab American community has been an important part of our country’s growth and success.  


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