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ACCESS Hosts Domestic Violence Fundraiser Oct. 19

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

ACCESS Domestic Violence Fundraiser Oct. 19, 2017 in Dearborn, Michigan
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ACCESS Hosts Domestic Violence Fundraiser Oct. 19

ACCESS will host a Domestic Violence fundraiser in Dearborn on Oct. 19, 2017.

SAVE THE DATE for OCT. 19TH!

ACCESS is pleased to announce its keynote speaker for this year’s Domestic Violence Dinner, Supervising Clinical Therapist and advocate for human rights Joyce Dixson Haskett.

ACCESS will also be welcoming MC Rana Elmir and Community Champion Recipient, Imam Ibrahim Kazerooni.

ACCESS Domestic Violence Fundraiser Oct. 19, 2017 in Dearborn, Michigan

ACCESS Domestic Violence Fundraiser Oct. 19, 2017 in Dearborn, Michigan

On a typical day, more than 20,000 phone calls are placed to domestic violence hotlines, nationwide. In Dearborn alone, approximately 440 DV cases have been reported this year (2017), along with an additional 30 reported felony/aggravated DV cases.

The event will be held at the Bint Jebail Cultural Center at 6220 Miller Road, Dearborn, Michigan.

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To purchase tickets, visit: http://bit.ly/DVdinner2017

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ACCESS strives to enable and empower individuals, families and communities to lead informed, productive and culturally sensitive lives. As a nonprofit model of excellence, we honor our Arab American heritage through community-building and service to all those in need, of every heritage. ACCESS is a strong advocate for cultural and social entrepreneurship imbued with the values of community service, healthy lifestyles, education and philanthropy.

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Ray Hanania is an award winning political columnist and author. He covered Chicago Politics and Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992. Hanania began writing in 1975 when he published The Middle Eastern Voice newspaper in Chicago (1975-1977). He later published “The National Arab American Times” newspaper which was distributed through 12,500 Middle East food stores in 48 American States (2004-2007).

Hanania writes weekly columns on Middle East and American Arab issues for the Arab News in Saudi Arabia at www.ArabNews.com, and for TheArabDailyNews.com, and TheDailyHookah.com.

Palestinian, American Arab and Christian, Hanania’s parents originate from Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

Hanania is the recipient of four (4) Chicago Headline Club “Peter Lisagor Awards” for Column writing. In November 2006, he was named “Best Ethnic American Columnist” by the New American Media;In 2009, he received the prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. He is the recipient of the MT Mehdi Courage in Journalism Award. Hanania has also received two (2) Chicago Stick-o-Type awards from the Chicago Newspaper Guild, and in 1990 was nominated by the Chicago Sun-Times for a Pulitzer Prize for his four-part series on the Palestinian Intifada.

His wife and son are Jewish and he performs standup comedy lampooning Arab-Jewish relations, advocating for peace based on non-violence, mutual recognition and Two-States.

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October 19
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Bint Jebail Cultural Center
6220 Miller Road
Dearborn, Michigan
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