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Celebrating 10 Years: Take a Tour through NNAAC’s History

Ten years. It has been that long since the National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) began as only a concept and has now developed into a full-fledged Network, comprised of 24 member organizations, spread across 11 states.

In celebration of its 10th anniversary, NNAAC has created an interactive timeline, documenting its development and accomplishments over the past decade. Click on the image below to view the timeline showcasing NNAAC's history.

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NNAAC welcomes newest members: Somali Family Service, Mizna

The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) has recently grown to include 24 members in 11 different states in its 10th anniversary year and is eager to introduce its newest members: Somali Family Service of San Diego and Mizna.

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NNAAC appalled by DOJ revised guidance on use of race by federal law enforcement

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The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) joins national groups including South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT), The Sikh Coalition, Rights Working Group and the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans in our outrage and dismay with the news accounts on the soon-to-be released Department of Justice revised guidance on the use of race by federal law enforcement agencies. 


AccessCal first Orange County nonprofit to provide refugees with health assessments

Access California Services, a member of National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC), was recently featured in the news for the organization's dedicated work with refugees.

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NNAAC stands in solidarity with Ferguson in fight to end racial profiling

The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) is disheartened by last night’s federal grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, who was shot six times in August over an alleged minor offense, despite being unarmed. The decision denies Brown’s family a trial in the matter.

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NNAAC among 100 organizations to send letter to Obama on use of race by law enforcement

The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) co-signed and helped garner signatures for a letter that was sent recently to President Barack Obama regarding the U.S. Department of Justice. The letter, sent on behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 107 organizations, requests strengthened revisions to the Department's guidance regarding the use of race by federal law enforcement.

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Official White House Photo by Pete Souza


NNAAC welcomes President Obama's actions on immigration

The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) welcomes President Barack Obama’s announcement outlining the executive actions he will take on immigration. We fought, rallied and signed petitions for years and we are proud of all of the work that brought us to this announcement.

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President Barack Obama works on his immigration speech with Director of Speechwriting Cody Keenan and Senior Presidential Speechwriter David Litt in the Oval Office, Nov. 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)


NNAAC expresses disappointment with Rasmea Odeh verdict and detainment

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The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) is disappointed by a federal judge’s ruling Nov. 10, 2014, to detain well-known Palestinian activist and community leader Rasmea Odeh until her sentencing in March 2015. Ms. Odeh was found guilty this week of “Unlawful Procurement of Naturalization.”


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