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ADC Michigan Martin Luther King Scholarship Dinner Photo Gallery
ADC Michigan Martin Luther King Scholarship Dinner Photo Gallery
ADC Michigan extends its sincere appreciation to Mr. Nafeh Abunab of American Elite Studios, for his ongoing efforts photographing the ADC events. Nafeh’s contributions added to the success of this particular event over the past few years. To view the photo gallery of the 13thAnnual Martin Luther King Scholarship Dinner which was held on Friday, February 10, 2012, click here.
ADC Michigan Salutes CBP Explorer & Dearborn Police Department
ADC Michigan salutes all members of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP Explorer), as well as the Dearborn Police Department, both of which recently attended the 13thAnnual Martin Luther King Scholarship awards ceremony which was held on Friday February 10, 2012. CBP Explorer’s participation greatly added to the value of the diverse audience. ADC Michigan urges the youth to engage in learning about and joining the wonderful CBP Explorer Program. To learn more about CPB Explorer, click here.
ADC Michigan Salutes the Wayne County Sheriff Department:
ADC Michigan express its special appreciation to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department for their continued efforts and ongoing participation inthe 13thAnnual Martin Luther King Scholarship Dinner as well as prior events. The presence of the Sheriff Deputies added an element of safety and organization as well as greater diversity tothese events.
HFCC to Host Discussion on Islamophobia
On Tuesday, February 21, 2012 from 11:10am to 2:00pm, two nationally renowned scholars, both of whom are experts on Islamophobia, will discuss the controversial topic of Islamophobia at the Forfa Auditorium: located in the Andrew A. Mazzara Administrative Services Center on the main campus of Henry Ford Community College (HFCC) in Dearborn. University of Michigan (U-M) anthropologist Dr. Andrew Shryock and Columbia University historian Dr. Timothy Mitchell will examine Islamophobia from two distinctive perspectives. This event is free and open to the public. For further information, please contact Dr. Michael Daher via email at email@example.com.
ADC Michigan Urges Support of Mr. Barada
OnMonday, February 23, 2012 at 6:00pm, the Friends of Dr. Barada Committee will be hosting a humanitarian fundraising reception at Byblos in Dearborn. The suggested donation is $100. Dr. Suleiman Barada has experienced significant medical expenses as he has coped with a terminal illness.“Dr. Barada is a well respected member of this community.” Said Imad Hamad, Regional Director and Senior Advisor of ADC. “We must all come together to help him continue his battle.”
Sadr Foundation USA Presents: Women’s Health Fair
On Saturday, February 25, 2012 from 10:30am to 1:00pm, Sadr Foundation USA would like to celebrate International Women’s Day and Heart Awareness Month by inviting you to come out to the Arab American National Museum, in Dearborn, to attend a free Women’s Health Fair in collaboration with Oakwood Hospital. The event includes free Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening and Optional Cholesterol check for $8.00. There will also be a 40 minute presentation regarding cardiovascular disease and how small changes in your lifestyle can lower your risk for heart disease and help you live a healthier, longer life. All RSVP’s must be received no later than February 22, 2012. For more information about this event and/or to RSVP, please call (313) 584-8230
ADC Michigan Welcomes Lebanese American Council of Detroit (LACD)
On Sunday, February 26, 2012 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm, the Lebanese American Council of Detroit (LACD) will be launching an introduction reception as a newly established non-profit organization. This event will include a reception with appetizers, a welcoming speech, and an LACD presentation. The reception will be held at 380 South Bates, Birmingham MI, 48009. All RSVP correspondence should be emailed to info@LACDetroit.orgby February 19, 2012.
International Women’s Day Celebration with ADC Women’s Initiative
The ADC Women’s Initiative is a collaborative formed by 60 Arab American women across the nation to recognize Arab American women and their leadership in supporting the mission of ADC. Their first event in Michigan will be in honor of International Women’s Day and filled with music and entertainment. It will be held on Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 5:00pm, at Regency Hall in Southfield, MI. For more information, contact Amal David firstname.lastname@example.org.
HFCC To Host 39thAnnual Women’s Recognition Luncheon
On Friday, March 23, 2012 from 11:00am to 2:00pm, Henry Ford Community College will host the 39thAnnual Women’s Recognition Luncheon. The luncheon helps raise funds to support Dream keepers; a program through Scholarship America that provides financial assistance to HFCC students with emergency needs to help them stay in college. For more information please visit http://www.hfcc.edu/womensrecognitionluncheon/.
CAIR-MI to Hold Annual Banquet
On Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 1:00pm, the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) - Michigan will hold its annual Banquet at the Islamic Center of America in Dearborn. The event will feature keynote speaker Sahar Aziz, a nationally renowned attorney for individual rights and law, along with special guest Imam Siraj Wahhaj. CAIR-MI is proud to welcome Master of Ceremonies, NPR and Michigan radio personality Jack Lessenberry. For more information on this event, or to purchase tickets to attend, please send an email inquiry to CairEvents@gmail.comor call Suehaila Amen at (313) 977-6770.
4thAnnual Conference on “Religion, Conflict and Peace”
On Friday, March 23, 2012 through Sunday, March 25, 2012, the 4thAnnual Conference on “Religion, Conflict and Peace” will take place at Henry Ford Community College in Dearborn. The conference will be an inclusive, interactive 3-day public forum promoting Inter-religious and Intra-religious dialogue to explore the challenges of Intolerance, Scapegoating, Negative Stereotyping, and Islamophobia. For more information and registration details please contact Steve Olweean, Conference Coordinator at SOlweean@aol.com.
Images and Perceptions of Arab Americans Workshop
OnThursday, March 29, 2012 from 8:30am to 2:30pm, the 9thAnnual Images and Perceptions workshop will focus on “Challenges and Commonalities.” The event will be held at Byblos Banquet Hall in Dearborn. For more information about the event, please call Saira Mussani at (734) 674-0401 or email imagesandperceptions@3Dconsults.com.
ADC Michigan Salutes Access on Its 41stAnniversary Dinner
OnSaturday, April 28, 2012 at 5:00pm,ACCESS will celebrate its 41styear of advocacy for our community at the Detroit Marriot Renaissance Center. For more information about this event, please contact Rose Assi at (313) 842-4749.