#ArabAmericansLead on the Hill

Posted by Kai Wiggins on May 02, 2019 in Blog
“They will see our community through us in Congress, but they will also see our community through you...be proud of who you are.” - Rep. Donna Shalala
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Arab Americans Convene for Leadership Days in D.C.

Posted by Tess Waggoner on May 01, 2019 in Blog

Arab American Leadership Days, an annual advocacy and leadership program that brings community leaders together in D.C., kicked off this morning, Wednesday May 1st, 2019. Dr. Jim Zogby, the co-founder and President of AAI, Maya Berry, AAI's Executive Director, and Samer Khalaf, the President of ADC (American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee) delivered opening remarks to welcome participants and gave a brief policy update on the challenges facing the Arab American community.

Zogby provided historical context to this week's gathering, describing the development of Arab American civic advocacy. He...

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Join us for Arab American Leadership Days!

Posted by Suher Adi on April 10, 2019 in Blog

April marks Arab American Heritage Month, and communities around the country are celebrating with local proclamations and community events. Join us for another way to get involved in the celebrations by joining us at Arab American Leadership Days, cosponsored by the Arab American Institute (AAI), National Network of Arab American Communities (NNAAC), Arab American Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), and Network of Arab American Professionals (NAAP) on May 1-2, 2019 in Washington, DC, where we will come together to advocate and celebrate. Open to Arab Americans from across the country, this two-day event in the heart of our nation’s capital will provide rich...

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