Arab American Civic Council applauds City of Garden Grove’s Decision to Proclaim April Arab American Heritage Month
The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. Arab American Civic Council applauds City of Garden Grove’s Decision to Proclaim April Arab American Heritage Month
April 29, 2016
The Arab American Civic Council applauds the City of Garden Grove under the leadership of Mayor Bao Nguyen for proclaiming April as Arab American Heritage Month. The announcement was made during the city council meeting on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, two days after our inaugural Arab American Heritage Gala. SEE: Garden Grove proclaims April as Arab American Heritage Month (Video)
SEE: Arab American Heritage Gala on April 24, 2016 (Photos)
“It was important to recognize the many contributions of Arab Americans to our nation, which is why we celebrated Arab American Heritage Month at our inaugural gala this past Sunday,” said Rashad Al-Dabbagh, founder/director of the Arab American Civic Council.