CAIR-AZ Holds “Know Your Rights” Seminar at ICEV

On Friday night (6/14/13) CAIR-Arizona was proud to host a “Know Your Rights” seminar at the Islamic Center of the East Valley (ICEV.)  Our team was happy to host this vital presentation that covered the topic of “How to Deal With Law Enforcement” – covering Constitutional rights that many were not aware of. The CAIR-AZ Team discusses civil rights issues when … Read More

CAIR-AZ Announces NEW Scholarship Program

The Council on American-Islamic Relations Arizona Chapter (CAIR-AZ) is proud to announce the launch of its new scholarship program. This year, we will award two (2) winners of the $500 CAIR-AZ Scholarship will be announced in August. Additionally, the recipients will be recognized at the CAIR-AZ Annual Banquet on November 9th in Mesa, Arizona. The application deadline for the scholarship is July 15th, 2013. … Read More

Reflections on the ASU Boston Vigil

Reflections on the ASU Boston Vigil by Neekta Hamidi, CAIR-AZ Volunteer On the Sunday following the attacks in Boston, CAIR-AZ teamed up with Muslim Leaders of America and Muslim youth in the community to organize a vigil to condemn the attacks and memorialize the victims. The event was organized in just a few days time, but was able to reach out to hundreds of … Read More