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2/1/17 – Itedal Shalabi, ED of AAFS receives “Impact Award”

Chicago Foundation for Women presented the Impact Award to Itedal Shalabi, co-founder and Executive Director of Arab American Family Services (AAFS), a member organization of CIOGC. She was given the award for her leadership and work on behalf of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in the Arab American community. AAFS offers support in the areas of public benefits, immigration, domestic violence, mental health, and elderly services, and also sponsors outreach programs to build healthier families and communities. CIOGC congratulates Itedal Shalabi on this recognition and greatly appreciates her service to the Chicagoland community.

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