Charitable Arm of the Chaldean American Chamber of Commerce

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WXYZ-TV: $50,000 reward offered in murder of Detroit liquor store owner

  Posted: 05/01/2012 DETROIT (WXYZ) - The AFPD Foundation is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to t Read more ⇒

Now Hiring: Immigration Attorney

The Chaldean Community Foundation is seeking candidates for hire to fill the position for an Immigration Attorney. Some of the duties include: provide full representation and/or deliver legal advice to clients; file immigration applications; provide consultations; prepare and file petitions; review federal, state and private grants; communicate with USCIS and other immigration-related organiz Read more ⇒

C&GNews.com: Key witness testifies

 

Key witness testifies in liquor store homicide case

Man reportedly turned in brother-in-law, handed over gun to police He shot the wrong man. Testimony in Southfield’s 46th District Court Aug. 18 revealed that Mike Khmoro, 48, was not the intended target when he was murdered Oct. 6, 2010, in the parking lot of Cronin Read more ⇒

Observer Eccentric: First-degree Murder…

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Attorney: First-degree murder defendant a ‘church-going man'

SOUTHFIELD — THE SOUTHFIELD DEFENDANT CHARGED WITH FIRST-DEGREE MURDER IN THE OCTOBER 2010 SHOOTING DEATH OF A MANAGER AT CRONIN'S LIQUOR STORE IS A “CHURCH-GOING MAN” WITH A “LONG HISTORY OF EMPLOYMENT AND GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY,” ACCORDING TO HIS ATTORNEY. BRUCE HARLAND BUTLER, Read more ⇒

Detroit 2020: Chaldeans in Metro Detroit

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Detroit 2020 with Channel 7 WXYZ-TV: Chaldeans In Metro Detroit

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8/8/2011 – Southfield Sun

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Arrest made in 2010 hit-style murder case

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7/7/2011 – Detroit Free Press

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Suspect charged with murder in October slaying of Southfield store owner

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6/25/2011 – The Detroit News

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Breaking Language Barriers

Free English classes help Chaldeans new to Metro Detroit.

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6/9/2011 – The Oakland Press

Chaldean Festival to kick off this weekend

Published: Thursday, June 09, 2011 By MAYURI MUNOT Special to The Oakland Press The Chaldean Community Foundation and the City of Southfield are collaborating for the sixth time to celebrate the annual Chaldean Festival featuring a weekend of Chaldean food, music and culture from Friday, June 10 through Sunday, J Read more ⇒
Facts about the Chaldean Community:

Launched in 2006 as the charitable arm of the Chaldean American Chamber of Commerce, the CCF was established to address the rising Iraqi refugee crisis.

The Chaldean Community Foundation provides a multitude of services including housing assistance, English as a second language training, immigration consulting, and employment assistance and training.

The Chaldean Community Foundation services more than 6,000 people each fiscal year.

The Chaldean Community Foundation funds a variety of charitable programs. Because of the support of our members, the foundation has donated more than $300,000 to good works.

Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, the Chaldean Community Foundation has established a Refugee Emergency Fund.

The Foundation hosts two major events throughout the year: the annual community Golf Outing and the Chaldean Festival, held in conjunction with the City of Southfield.

The Chaldean Community Foundation has provided more than $300,000 in charitable contributions to various organizations where Chaldeans live, work and worship.

The Foundation has supported and been a part of several initiatives, including workplace development, economic development, refugee assistance, cultural competency training and charitable giving.

The Chaldean Community Foundation provides cultural competency training to corporations and municipalities providing a brief history, an overview of Chaldean culture, faith and language, and the contributions of the community in the United States.

The recent Iraq war has threatened the permanent removal of Chaldeans from their ancestral homeland.

Refugee Mental
Health Services

Supplies much-needed mental health services to Iraqi refugees and others in Southeast Michigan

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Refugee Acculturation & Sustainability Training

Helps refugees of the Iraq War and subsequent religious persecution to acculturate and become less dependent on federal and state subsidies and services

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Breaking Barriers

Provides assistance and advocacy to the disabled.

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Chaldean Loan Fund

ChaldeanLoanFund_LogoProvides low-interest loans to help refugees purchase a car.

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Project
Bismutha


Provides free or reduced cost healthcare to Iraqi Christian and Chaldean refugees without medical insurance though the Chaldean American Association of Health Professionals (CAAHP)

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Waad Murad
Advocacy Fund

Offers a cash reward up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the assailant(s) of violent crimes perpetuated against businesspeople

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Karim Khamarko Memorial Scholarship Fund

baba3 (2)Established in 2012 in honor of Karim Khamarko, who was murdered in 2010 in his place of business, the fund gives scholarship assistance to Chaldean American high school students who have demonstrated academic success… Read more