Join Arab Americans in commemorating



A National Tour presenting a Quilt of Palestinian embroidery dedicated to the 418 villages destroyed by Israel in 1948 Unveiling in New York on May 15, 1998


Tour will start in Los Angeles and end in a major rally in Washington, D.C. on June 14, 1998


Sponsored by national Arab-American organizations


American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), American Committee on Jeruslam (ACJ), American Federation of Ramallah-Palestine, Arab-American Institute (AAI), Arab-American University Graduates (AAUG), Birzeit Society, Bethlehem Association, El-Bireh Society, Jerusalem Fund, National Association of Arab Americans (NAAA), Palestinian American Congress (PAC).

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You can participate by:

*Making a financial contribution to help offset the costs of this project

*Joining and helping organize a rally in one of the following cities:


  • Los Angeles on May 17
  • San Francisco on May 19
  • Houston on May 21
  • Jacksonville on May 24
  • Knoxvilleon May 26
  • Chicago on May 29
  • Detoit on May 31
  • Cleveland on June 6
  • Washington, D.C. on June 14


Please Note Changes in dates and itinerary. Notably, the Washington, D.C. rally will take place on Sunday, June 14, the last day of the ADC National Convention. If you will be attending the Convention, please make sure your travel arrangements permit you to join the rally in front of Capitol Hill at 3:00 p.m

 To send a donation, please mail a check payable to The Quilt Project to:

4201 Connecticut Ave., N.W., Suite 300, Washington, D.C. 20008

Organizations are invited to co-sponsor this event. To join this effort or for further information, contact: Ferial Polhill at (202) 244-2990, or Maher Hanania at (202) 219-8878, or Rateb Rabie at (301) 871-9222, or send an e-mail to:


Anti-Discrimination Committee


4201 Connecticut Ave., N.W., Suite 300

Washington, D.C. 20008, U.S.A.

Tel: (202) 244-2990, Fax: (202) 244-3196


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