A Jewish-Christian Journey to Palestinian Solidarity
Speaker Robert Cohen spent ten years as a reporter and producer for BBC news and is now part of the corporate communications team for the UK’s larger consumer Co-op.
Cohen lives in North Yorkshire with his wife and their four children. A light meal will be served at 4 pm, bring something to share!
Saturday April 7 at 2:30 pm
First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301
Al-Nakba Commemoration, Oak Lawn, Il.
The Palestinian American Community Center will sponsor the 71st Annual Al-Nakba Commemoration, memorializing the occupation of Palestine in 1948 and the ethnic cleansing of Palestinian Arabs by Israel.
The conference, co-hosted by Jewish Voice for Peace and the United Holy Land Fund will feature panel discussions, entertainment and fundraising to support both the United Holy Land Fund and the and the UHLF Orphans support program.
The conference will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Oak Lawn, 9333 S. Cicero Avenue., in Oak Lawn, Illinois on May 4 and May 5, 2018.
For more information, call 708-430-7375.
Speakers include Bishop Attallah Hanna, Shaikh Raed Da’na, the Rev. Donald Wagner National Director of the Friends of Sabeel, author and professor Ghana Talhami, and New York attorney and Human Rights Activist Lamis Week.