The Arab American Family Support Center is hosting a Heritage Celebration celebration with Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, coming up on Thursday April 27 at Brooklyn Borough Hall from 5:30pm-8pm. The Keynote Speaker will actress, comedian, and disability advocate Maysoon Zayid, and a wide range of people from Brooklyn’s Arab-American community will be honored. There will also be delicious food and great live music.
They are also hosting a Know Your Rights Immigrant Workshop with CUNY CLEAR at Borough Hall on April 25. Both events are free and open to the public, and would welcome Saint Ann’s students interested in attending.
Here is a link to RSVP for Heritage Celebration.
The Arab-American Family Support Center is “the first and largest Arabic-speaking trauma-informed social service agency in New York City.” As a settlement house, it is devoted to helping recent immigrants acclimate to their new surroundings, and provides educational, legal, and medicinal support.
For further information on the Arab American Family Support Center, please visit: www.aafscny.org.