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Join us for the Women’s March on January 19

Join us for the Women’s March on January 19

We March. We Resist. We Lead. The Women’s Wave is coming and all of the details are below. Join us on Saturday, January 19th in New Lenox. Be counted. Be heard. Please RSVP on our FB event, our website, or through the Action Network. Southwest Suburban Activists, in coalition with Action for a Better Tomorrow, Arab American Family Services (AAFS), Indivisible Illinois, Indivisible South Suburban Chicago-ISSC, Moms Demand Action – IL, Warehouse Workers for Justice and other community members are thrilled to be hosting the women’s...

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Senior Field Trip to Museum of Science and Industry, November 27

Senior Field Trip to Museum of Science and Industry, November 27

Arab American Family Services’ (AAFS) Elderly Department is organizing a field trip for seniors to the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago on Tuesday, November 27 from 8:30am to 2pm. Buses will be located at the AAFS office at 9044 S. Octavia in Bridgeview, Illinois. The cost of the field trip is $10 and participants must present EBT Cards and Photo IDs. For more information, please contact mideis@aafsil.org.

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Support our 2018 Turkey Drive and guarantee Thanksgiving dinner for local families

Support our 2018 Turkey Drive and guarantee Thanksgiving dinner for local families

Bring happiness to 200 families this Thanksgiving! Donate $35 per turkey to our Turkey Drive and guarantee a Thanksgiving dinner for a local families in need. For more information or to donate, contact Arwa Abulaila or Sameeha Martini at aabulaila@aafsil.org or smartini@aafsil.org. You can also donate online through our...

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Civic Engagement Workshop for Seniors, October 30

Civic Engagement Workshop for Seniors, October 30

Be informed for the upcoming Illinois General Election! Arab American Family Services (AAFS) invites Seniors ages 60 and over to a workshop on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Bridgeview Community Center (7902 S Oketo Ave) from 10:30am to 1pm. AAFS Staff Attorney Ahmed Karrar will lead the workshop and share about the importance of civic engagement and voting process.

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Join us for GOTV Phone Banking Sessions, Oct. 26 & Nov. 2

Join us for GOTV Phone Banking Sessions, Oct. 26 & Nov. 2

As part of our #GetOutTheVote campaign, Arab American Family Services (AAFS) will be holding two separate phone banking sessions on October 26 and November 2 to get out the vote in our community. Both events will be held at AAFS (9044 S. Octavia Ave in Bridgeview) at 5:30 pm. Contact akarrar@aafsil.org to RSVP. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you!

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Walk In Faith, Not Fear: 11th Annual Domestic Violence & Cancer Awareness Walk

Walk In Faith, Not Fear: 11th Annual Domestic Violence & Cancer Awareness Walk

Arab American Family Services (AAFS) invites our families and our community to our 11th Annual Domestic Violence & Cancer Awareness Walk on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Lake Katherine Nature Center (7402 W. Lake Katherine Dr.) in Palos Heights, IL. Join us as we come together to Walk In Faith, Not Fear! Registration will be held from 8am-9am. The program and walk begins at 9am. Registration is $25 for Adults and $10 for children (10 and under). Register online today! Registration includes a free t-shirt and refreshments. For more...

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