Organization name: CAIR-FL
Organization website: http://www.cairflorida.org
Organizer name: majda rahmanovic
Organizer email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Organizer phone : (414) 736-0597
Organization description: mission, vision, and activities : The Council on American-Islamic Relations Florida, Inc. (CAIR Florida, Inc.), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, was established in 2001 to challenge stereotypes of Islam and Muslims and defend civil liberties. CAIR Florida Inc, has four offices: Tampa, South Florida (Sunrise), Orlando, and Panama City.
The vast majority of CAIR Florida's work deals with civil rights and anti-defamation. CAIR Florida has consistently won praise from elected officials and the media for its tenacious efforts to combat both discrimination against Muslims and Islamophobia.
CAIR Florida's vision is to be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.
CAIR Florida's mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
Event location: New Building
Will food be served?: No
Will the kitchen be used?: No
Expected number of attendees?: 20
Brief description of the event: Friday July 13th- Book signing and Islamophobia discussion with author Khaled Beydoun and Hassan Shibly.
Time: 7pm- 8pm (finish 30 minutes before Magrib)
Duration: 30 minute discussion and then open Q& A and book signing
Format: Panel discussion: Hassan speakers about Islamophobia in FL, and Khaled speaks about the general trend and his book. Then we do questions and book signing. (books will be available for those who wish to buy them)
CAIR-FL will set up.