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2018 MPAC-WNY Outstanding American Muslim Millennial Awards

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2018 MPAC-WNY Outstanding American Muslim Millennial Awards CRITERIA Applicants must be between age 16 to 28; Applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States (Provide Proof); Applicant must be a resident of WNY, even if currently attending out of town school (Provide Proof); 3 letters of recommendation must be sent confidentially to MPAC-WNY; Incomplete applications ...

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Tahera Rahman

MPAC-WNY is proud to present our 14th Annual Banquet key note speaker: Tahera Rahman WHBF-TV – CBS  At just 27 years old, Ms. Rahman is the first Muslim Hijabi TV reporter at WHBF-TV, a CBS affiliate, in Rock Island, IL. She joined the Local 4 News team as a producer in May of 2016. Her duties included deciding which stories ...

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Fourteenth Annual Banquet & Awards

“Millennials’ Breaking Barriers” Speaker: Tahera Rahman WHBF-TV CBS Saturday, May 12, 2017 at 6:00pm Hyatt Regency Hotel 2 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14202 Ms. Rahman is the first Muslim Hijabi TV reporter at WHBF-TV, a CBS affiliate, in Rock Island, IL. She joined the Local 4 News team as a producer in May of 2016. Her duties included deciding which stories ...

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Being young and Muslim is test of hope

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Alana Arman had to find her middle ground. As a teenager, she navigated the typical twists and turns of finding her own way. But as a Muslim, she also had to navigate the balance between her religion and the world around her. Read the rest of the article at the BuffaloNews

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Uniting Against Violent Extremism and for Freedom of Expression

January 9, 2015 The terror attacks at the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo was a disturbing reminder that violent extremism is challenging our values for freedom of expression and is a major source of anti-Muslim sentiment. First and foremost, our condolences go to the families of the victims of this heinous attack and to the people of Paris. We eagerly ...

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Muslim organization celebrates a decade of fostering tolerance among religions

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In a decade, the Muslim Public Affairs Council of Western New York has become so essential that it is hard to imagine a time when the group wasn’t in existence. The members of MPAC have patiently and unselfishly given of their time and attention in order to foster a better understanding of Muslims and Islam. As a community we should ...

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