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ACC is now part of the Kroger Community Rewards program. Every time you use your Kroger card,  ACC will receive a percentage from your purchase.


If you already have a KROGER PLUS card, all you need to do is create an online account at krogercommunityrewards.com and choose ACC (The Arab American and Chaldean Council) WE290 for your COMMUNITY Rewards donation.

ACC Chairman Abe Munfakh to serve as Wayne County’s representative on Great Lakes Water Authority Board of Directors 
Hometown Life, March 12,2017

Abe Munfakh

Michigan groups vow to coordinate refugee help efforts
Charles E. Ramirez, Detroit News, February 23,2017

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Advocates offer suggestions to help refugees
Ann Runkle, The Oakland Press, February 23,2017

Refugee services group want to collaborate more, for the sake of refugee families   
Bryce Huffman, Michigan Radio, February 24,2017





Refugees Panic Amid Travel Ban Uncertainty 
Victor Blackwell, CNN, February 7,2017

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Refugees find Detroit ‘paradise,’ hope for more Syrians
Jennifer Chambers, Detroit News, September 22, 2015


Local activists want to rebuild NorthTown with help of Syrian refugees
Dustin Walsh, Crain’s Detroit Business, September 21, 2015

Crain’s Detroit Business Publisher Mary Kramer talks to Paul W. Smith on WJR about stories from the Sept. 21, 2015, issue. Listen to the interview and read the stories here: NorthTown looked at as possible home for Syrian refugees (featuring ACC)

Immigrants need a hand, and a plan
Opinion, Crain’s Detroit Business, September 20, 2015

Local Syrian refugees find peace with new challenge
Daily Tribune, September 25, 2015

Q & A with a refugee family from Syria
Oakland Press, September 28, 2015

WDET “Detroit Today” radio interview with ACC staff member Dr. Jawad Marzook
September 29, 2016

Arab American and Chaldean Council 36th Anniversary Gala
HOUR Magazine, October 13, 2015

A Chaldean enclave in Detroit yearns for Syrian refugees
Arab American News and Bridge Magazine, October 15, 2015

Detroit Neighborhood wants Syrian refugees
WXYZ, October 19, 2015

Michigan’s delay on Syrian refugees spurs debate
Detroit News, November 17, 2015

From the Middle East to the Motor City
dbusiness, March 2016 Issue

“Opportunity Detroit” interview with ACC president Dr. Haifa Fakhouri
WJR, April 1, 2016



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