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Good News Alert: CAIR Sacramento Valley Director Appointed To State Census Committee

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) is pleased to announce that Basim Elkarra, the executive director at CAIR’s Sacramento Valley chapter, has been appointed … Read More

Broad Coalition Unites for CA Values

For Immediate Release Broad Coalition Unites for CA Values, Against Trump-Inspired Vote in Los Alamitos (LOS ALAMITOS 4/16/2018) – On Monday April 16, Los Alamitos Community … Read More

Good News Alert: CAIR Sacramento Valley Director Appointed To State Census Committee

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) is pleased to announce that Basim Elkarra, the executive director at CAIR’s Sacramento Valley chapter, has been appointed … Read More

Community Advisory: Punish A Muslim Day

COMMUNITY ADVISORY CAIR-LA Urges Increased Security Measures Following ‘Punish a Muslim Day’ Threat in UK In light of the alarming anonymous letters sent to mosques in … Read More

L.A. Japanese Daily News: Gardena DOR Focuses on Women In Camp

By J.K. YAMAMOTO, Rafu Staff Writer Asmaa Ahmed said that women play a major role in CAIR. “We have several chapters where the executive directors are … Read More

L.A. Times: Protesters take to the streets to oppose Trump’s travel ban 3.0

By Deborah Netburn The march, dubbed “No Muslim Ban Ever,” began around 1 p.m. at the Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo. The location … Read More

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Outreach & Education

CAIR seeks to educate American Muslims about their rights so that they may fully engage in all aspects of civic life. CAIR also works with … Learn More

Youth Empowerment

CAIR has always believed that in order to secure a brighter future for our communities, investments must be made in providing our youth with the tools … Learn More

Civic Engagement

Through various programs, CAIR facilitates opportunities to engage with government bodies, to influence public policy by meeting with elected officials and to advocate for legislation that aims … Learn More

Legal Services

Civil rights advocacy remains at the center of CAIR’s work. CAIR has served more than 25,000 victims of discrimination since its founding. Our California offices … Learn More

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