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The Observer
June 26, 2017
Muslim, Immigrant Advocates ‘Prepared to Mobilize’ Against Partial Trump Travel Ban

The Observer
June 21, 2017
‘World Refugee Day’ Marchers Protest Trump’s Immigration Policies in Manhattan

June 20, 2017
Syrian family discusses life as refugees

The New Yorker
February 13, 2017
Becoming an American Under Trump

November 17, 2016
Treasures of New York: Settlement Houses

New York Nonprofit Media
October 18, 2016
NYN Media Insights Podcast on Building Resilience in Marginalized Communities

PBS NewsHour
October 9, 2016
New languages for NYC voter registration could expand access for immigrants

NY1 News
July 13, 2016
Arab American Family Support Center Opens Staten Island Office

April 12, 2016
NYPD Victim Advocate Fair links officers, support groups

Brooklyn Eagle
August 5, 2014
Arab-American Heritage Music Festival Comes to Camden Plaza Park

New York Daily News
November 21, 2011
HELP NYC: Arab American Family Support Center reaches out to children of new immigrants

New York Daily News
November 20, 2011
New York City afterschool programs keep kids on track

Carrol Gardens Patch
October 18, 2011
Lena Alhusseini Named a 'White House Champion of Change

Carrol Gardens Patch
September 11, 2011
Arab Community Sees Positive Change Since 9/11, But Discrimination Persists

The Brooklyn Ink
September 5, 2011
Detention Program Still Afflicts Bay Ridge’s Arabs and Muslims

ABC News
July 29, 2011
Selling Hot Dogs? Job Market Bad for Skilled Arab Immigrants

Brooklyn Eagle
July 1, 2011
For Arabic School, Ambitious Plans

Press Releases

AAFSC Welcomes Newest Board Member; Renews Commitment to New Immigrants and Refugees

The Arab-American Family Support Center Announces Appointment of President and Chief Executive Officer

Giant Photo Portraits Will Look Out on Court Street as Teens Raise Awareness Against Islamophobia

Community Garden to Get Update, Trees to Be Planted, Thanks to Arab-American Family Support Center

Executive Director, Lena Alhusseini, Selected as a White House Champion of Change

Khalil Gibran International Academy to Become Public IB School in Brooklyn


The Arab-American Family Support Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit, non-sectarian organization that provides culturally and linguistically sensitive services to immigrant communities throughout New York City.  © 2017 All Rights Reserved.

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Brooklyn, NY 11201
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