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Monday, April 11, 2011

White House Blog mentions efforts to promote interfaith dialogue


Official White House blog recently announced Colorado Director of Homeland Security Larry Trujillo and members of Gulen inspired Multicultural Mosaic Foundation in Denver agreed to work together to establish an interfaith/intercultural team of volunteers to promote emergency preparedness and to support first responders in times of crisis incidents. Secretary of State Scott Gessler and Colorado Attorney General John Suthers along with 25 state senators and representatives and over 100 academicians, community and business leaders attended the 6th Annual Intercultural Dialogue event sponsored by the Multicultural Mosaic Foundation. In his speech Attorney General Suthers said, “Groups like MMF help us build bridges in our community that might not otherwise be built. I applaud the work of MMF in promoting understanding across cultures and faiths for the common good and our federal colleagues for recognizing such efforts.”

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