2022 Arab American Heritage Gala a Huge Success

More than 200 community members turned out for this year’s Arab American Heritage Gala on Saturday May 7th, at the Great Wolfe Lodge in Garden Grove. We celebrated our organization, our community, and all of our accomplishments. This year’s gala was the best to come. Among this year’s extraordinary Arab American Heritage Gala Awardees were Palestinian writer, poet, and activist Mohammed El-Kurd who …

Coalition Condemns GEICO For Canceling Arab American Heritage Month Event, Attacking Activist Linda Sarsour

Over 60 Jewish, Muslim and Arab-American groups call for insurance company to withdraw offensive statement The Arab American Civic Council today joined an interfaith coalition of civil and human rights organizations to condemn the insurance company GEICO for cancelling its plans to host an event celebrating National Arab-American Heritage Month and for publicly attacking its invited speaker, Arab American community …

Meet Mohammed El-Kurd

Palestinian writer and poet Mohammed El-Kurd has been confirmed to perform alongside oud musician and composer Clarissa Bitar at the Arab American Civic Council’’s 2022 Arab American Heritage Gala on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at the Great Wolf Lodge in Garden Grove, Calif.  Click here to purchase your ticket to attend the 2022 Arab American Heritage Gala. Mohammed El-Kurd is …

Arab American Heritage Gala Keynote Speaker Confirmed

The Arab American Civic Council is proud to announce distinguished professor Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi has been confirmed to deliver the keynote speech at this year’s Arab American Heritage Gala.   Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi is an internationally-known scholar and a distinguished professor and researcher who continuously supports community development and student engagement alongside her extensive academic work and publication and teaching schedule. …