August 10, 2019
AHRC News & Views
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NGO in Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations
AHRC: Best wishes for a happy & safe Eid Al Adha Festivity "Eid":
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) extends its best wishes to all around the world who celebrate Eid Al Adha, Feast of the Sacrifice.
Eid Al Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) is a major holiday in the Muslim calendar that marks the end of the annual Muslim pilgrimage (Hajj) the holy sited sites in Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia. Pilgrimage to Mecca, the Hajj, is one of the five pillars of the Islamic faith. AHRC wishes all the Muslim pilgrims a safe and rewarding completion of the pilgrimage. This year the Eid falls on Sunday, August 11, 2019.
In a unique step, a few mosques in the greater Detroit area, will be holding a Unified Community Eid Prayer services. These services will begin at 8:00 a.m., program begins at 8:45 a.m. and the Eid prayer will begin at 9:15 a.m. The Unified Eid service in Dearborn will be held at Ford Community & Performing Arts Center in Dearborn. Guest Eid speaker is Dr. Abdul Elsayed.
During these holidays we should not forget the plight of millions of people across the world who are facing extraordinary hardships and are deserving of our help.
"We wish our friends and supporters, and all Muslims around the world, Eid Mubarak, a blessed Feast of the Sacrifice" said Dr. Saleh Muslah, AHRC Board President.
"On the Eid day we remember our obligation to help the disadvantaged around the world," said Imad Hamad, AHRC Executive Director. ""Religious holidays are causes for celebration as well as for generosity," continued Hamad,
AHRC Community Forum & Dinner Reception titled "Human Trafficking: Universal Challenge, Common Responsibility" to be held on Thursday October 10, 2019:
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) will be holding its annual Community Forum & Dinner Reception on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Bint Jebail Cultural Center Banquet Hall, in Dearborn, Michigan.
Human trafficking constitutes a serious challenge facing our society. It requires collective and collaborative efforts to defeat it. Human trafficking is a challenge that is not limited to certain countries. It is a global problem.
The AHRC Community Forum & Dinner Reception is a platform that will include several presenters; from academia, civil society and government agencies. This Forum is an opportunity for all the participants to share their knowledge and for all attendees to learn from the insights of all participants.
Attending the reception is by invitation only. Media are welcome to attend with advanced notification. For more information, support or to attend this Forum, please contact the AHRC at 313-914-3251 or via email at Imad@ahrcusa.org
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