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CAIR-PA-PITT looking for Executive Director!

CAIR-PA PITT Executive Director Please click link above for attached PDF with more details. 

10th Annual Banquet – Gallery

Photos taken by: Omar Akhtar

10th Annual Banquet, September 29th at Pittsburgh Marriott City Center

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Candidates Forum on Criminal Justice, September 21st at The Kingsley Center

March for Peace, Aug 25th at Schenely Plaza

On Aug 25th Pittsburgher residents marched to rally for anti-war. Thomas Merton Center and CAIR Pittsburgh and several other organizations endorsed the rally and participated in the march. The march began at Schenley Plaza and ended at CMU’s campus. The raging grannies presented a song protesting U.S. wars. The marchers carried banners with anti-war slogans, […]

Newsletter – May 2018

Newsletter May 2018 Click the link above to view May 2018 newsletter. 

CAIR Pittsburgh Iftar Dinner for all Faiths – Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Salem’s Banquet Hall

CAIR Pittsburgh hosted their annual Iftar dinner during Ramadan for people of all faiths. The theme was Living Our Faith: Defending Freedom with speeches by, Nadia Khawaja, Shahum Ajmal, and Jamal Craig and a Quran recitation by Khadija. The audience of about 120 people responded well and enjoyed a buffet style dinner after Maghreb prayer.

Film Screening, Out of Cordoba at Carnegie Mellon University

On April 14, 2018 CAIR Pittsburgh organized a movie screening of  “Out of Cordoba.” Executive Director of CAIR Philadelphia  and producer/director of the documentary, Jacob Bender, facilitated an interactive group discussion after the movie screening. More than 30 people attended the event, the movie depicted Jewish, Muslim, and Christian co-existence.    

Save the Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018 – Film Screening, Out of Cordoba

Civic Engagement Workshop and CAIR Jeopardy Game at Pitt Oakland Campus

On March 17, 2018 CAIR Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh’s Muslim Student Association (MSA), and Emgage co-sponsored a Civic Engagement Workshop at Pitt’s campus.  After the workshop, CAIR Pittsburgh board member, Ishfaq Ahmad conducted a Know Your Rights Jeopardy Game. MSA members were divided into two teams, and they actively participated.