CAIR-Cleveland to Honor French Muslim Hero Who Rescued Customers in Paris Kosher Supermarket Attack
(CLEVELAND, OH, 4/14/15) - On Sunday May 3, the Cleveland chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OHIO) will hold its 13th Annual Civil Rights Banquet, with the theme "Rooted in Faith: Growing Through Service," at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Independence.
At the event, CAIR will present the I-CAIR Honor and Courage Award to Lassana Bathily, the Malian Muslim who was recently declared a French National Hero for saving customers in the Hyper Cacher Kosher grocery store in Paris during terrorist attacks in January.
WHAT: CAIR-OHIO, Cleveland Chapter, 13th Annual Civil Rights Banquet
WHEN: Sunday, May 3, 5 - 8:30 p.m. (Reception 4 - 5 p.m.)
WHERE: Embassy Suites Hotel, 5800 Rockside Woods Blvd., Independence, Ohio 44131
Banquet speakers include Dr. Hatem Bazian from the University of California at Berkeley and Imam Johari Abdul-Malik, Outreach Director of the Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Virginia. Event proceeds will fund CAIR-Cleveland's civil rights advocacy, educational outreach, and other community programs.
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