July 30 - South Asians in New Jersey: Ten Years After 9/11

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011

Come to a community meeting on Saturday, July 30 at 10 am to 12 noon, organized by SAALT and co-sponsored by AALDEF, "South Asians in New Jersey: Ten Years After 9/11." It will take place at Dinneen Hall at McIntyre Lounge, Saint Peter's College, 2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ.  Directions: http://www.spc.edu/pages/840.asp.

AALDEF staff attorney Aparna Garg is speaking at this event. Other guest speakers include:

Amardeep Singh, White House Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Sterling Waterman, Board of Education President, Jersey City
Mayor Mohammed Hameeduddin, Teaneck
Ravi Bhalla, City Council President, Hoboken
Commissioner Salim Patel, Board of Education, Passaic
James Yusuf Yee, Executive Director, Council on American Islamic Relations, New Jersey
Engy Abdelkader, Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights

Please RSVP to navneet@saalt.org by July 26th.

Sponsor list in formation:  Action 21, American Friends Service Committee, Asian American Legal Defense Fund (AALDEF), Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey (APALANJ), Citizens of Old Bridge (COB), Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ), Hindu American Seva Charities, Manavi, New Jersey Muslim Lawyers Association (NJMLA), New Jersey Independent South Asian Cinefest (NJISACF), North American South Asian Bar Association (NASABA), Sikh Coalition, South Asian Bar Association New Jersey (SABANJ), South Asian Bar Association New York (SABANY)

For more information, go to http://on.fb.me/qftjwt.