We Made History!! 100+ Proclamations for Arab American Heritage Month

The Arab American community nationwide made history this April after more than 100 proclamations were issued to recognize April as Arab American Heritage Month. While this is the 4th year the Arab American Civic Council advocates locally to recognize the month, it was the first time this effort has been coordinated nationally. Spearheaded by our friends at ArabAmerica.com, a National …

Fullerton proclaims April Arab American Heritage Month

This past Tuesday, April 2nd, the Fullerton City Council issued a proclamation recognizing April as Arab American Heritage Month for the first time in the city’s history. Mayor Jesus Silva and newly-elected Arab American Councilman Ahmad Zahra presented the proclamation to AACC Executive Director Rashad Al-Dabbagh on behalf of the Arab American community. In addition, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva’s office representatives were present to provide a certificate of recognition …