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CAAP Help Syrians

CAAP Disaster Relief Fund Offers a Match to Help Syrians in Need

As thousands of refugees flee Syria, don’t forget about the ones left behind. Give $50 or more to CAAP’s Disaster Relief Fund and we’ll match your contribution 50%.* Your contribution, including the match, will go to UNICEF, SAMS Foundation, and Jusoor to support education, medical aid & other humanitarian needs in Syria. UNICEF is dedicated to…

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Deah Barakat

The legacy of the Chapel Hill victims lives on

Back in February, the Arab American community was rocked by the tragic and senseless killing of Deah Barakat, 23, his wife Yusor Mohammad, 21, and Yusor’s sister, Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, 19. These three individuals were generous and kind, having been involved in numerous charitable endeavors and other activities meant to help and give back to…

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TGI Spotlight: Ahmad and his passion for youth philanthropy

Recently, Ahmad Haidar-Ahmad—Teen Grantmaking Initiative (TGI) alumni member—saw 6 months of his hard work and determination come to a close; Ahmad was selected for the Mawby Internship with the Michigan Community Foundations Youth Project (MCFYP), a project of the Council of Michigan Foundations (CMF). His duties included planning and development of the annual Youth Grantmakers…

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