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Executive Director
Ahmed Rehab

Deputy Director
Sufyan Sohel

Litigation Director
Kevin Vodak, Esq.

Staff Attorney
Rabya Khan

Communications Coordinators
Maryam Arain
Austin Huette

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Gerald Hankerson

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Mohamed Abdelati

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Milos Markicevic

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Mazen Kudaimi, MD

Advisory Board Honorary President
Prof. M Cherif Bassiouni

Fourth Presbyterian Church holding immigration panel discussion
CAIR-Chicago | November 21, 2013
Michigan Avenue Forums at Fourth Presbyterian Church are holding a panel discussion-Immigration Dreams and Challenges: Entering the Conversation from a Place of Faith- on November 21st, 2013. The event will take place at 6:30 pm in the Buchanan Chapel located at 126 E. Chestnut Street (at North Michigan Avenue) in Chicago.

The discussion will focus on the role religion, religious groups, and institutions have on the national debate surrounding immigration reform. The event will bring together members of the religious community, politicians, and lobbyists to contribute to the conversation. Admission to this event is free.

The panel will be moderated by the Reverend Melissa Sanchez of Esperanza, the largest faith-based Hispanic organization in the United States.

The panel includes:

Lawrence Benito, the Executive Director of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and a proud alumnus of the 2009 class of Leadership Greater Chicago and the 2011 Shannon Leadership;

Kathleen Murtha, Business Manager of Interfaith Committee for Detained Immigrants; she currently serves on the Core Committee of Sisters and Brothers of Immigrants and as a Religious Associate of the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago;

Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of Council on American-Islamic Relations – Chicago and a regular contributor to the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Public Radio; he lectures at the University of Chicago and around the country; and

U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky of Illinois’ 9th congressional district.



Immigration Dreams and Challenges: Entering the Conversation from a Place of Faith
When
: November 21st, 2013, 6:30 pm
Where: Fourth Presbyterian Church
126 E. Chestnut Street (at North Michigan Avenue) Chicago, IL
Cost: Free

Additional information about Michigan Avenue Forums can be found through Adam Fronczek, Associate Pastor for Adult Education and Worship.


Thank you for making the Open House a success! [VIDEO]
CAIR-Chicago | November 21, 2013
Friday, November 15th saw CAIR-Chicago open its doors to visitors interested in the work of the organization.


Rabya Khan visits Aqsa High School for Know Your Rights workshop
CAIR-Chicago | November 21, 2013
On Wednesday, November 20th, Rabya Khan visited Aqsa High School with Dima Khalidi to conduct a Know Your Rights workshop for students.


Youth Development Fellowship application deadline extended!
CAIR-Chicago | November 1, 2013
CAIR-Chicago is seeking a part-time Youth Development Fellow. Extended application deadline: 8pm CST on December 1st.


CAIR-Chicago seeking PILI fellowship applicants
CAIR-Chicago | October 23, 2013
CAIR-Chicago is seeking two Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) fellows for the Summer of 2014. Apply today!


Join us as an intern for the Winter-Spring session!
CAIR-Chicago | November 21, 2013
CAIR-Chicago is currently seeking Communications, Outreach, and Government Affairs interns who want to work on defending the civil liberties of Muslim Americans, and the civil rights of all Americans.


Community Alert: Scam artists claiming to be federal government agent
CAIR-Chicago | November 8, 2013
Community members from across the country, including the Chicago area, have received threatening, fraudulent phone calls from an unknown caller who claims to be a federal government agent.


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