A day of Solidarity with the Syrian People Demands for Freedom and Political Change
Syrian American Council
invites you to
Freedom for Syria Day
In Solidarity with the Syrian People Demands
for Freedom and Political Change
May 24, 2011
Hyatt Regency, Washington DC
The Syrian American Council (SAC), a grassroots organization representing many Syrian Americans, is organizing a day of solidarity with the Syrian people to support popular demands for freedom and political change in Syria.
This event is scheduled for Tuesday, May 24, 2011, and will take place at the Hyatt Regency, in Washington DC. The meetings are open to all Syrian Americans who support the calls for political changes, and are concerned about the increasingly violent suppression of peaceful protests demanding freedom and political changes.
The Freedom for Syria Day in Washington DC will include meetings with representatives of human rights organizations, US congressmen, representatives of Arab American and Muslim American organizations, and members of the diplomatic corps of key countries. We hope to achieve the following objectives:
• Visiting congressmen to demand a resolution in support
• Drafting a plan to support the demands of the Syrian people for
• Forming committees and task forces to help implement the plan.
• 10:00 am -12:00 noon: the morning session involves a rally in
front of the White Hosue in support of Syrian People
demands, and visits to congressmen on Capitol Hill.
• 2:00 -6:00 pm: Afternoon session is devoted to meetings with
human rights organizations and other representatives, approving
plan for action, and forming committees and new chapters, and will
take place at Hyatt Regency.
Participation is free,
Advanced Registration is Required
To register, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Hyatt Regency hotel in Washington DC is located at
400 New Jersey Avenue N.W.,
Washington, DC 20001
Phone Number (202)737-1234.
For Direction to the Hotel, please go to the following link:
Participants will be responsible for travel, hotel, and meals. For hotel accommodations, below is a list of suggested hotels, which are accessible by metro (pentagon city metro stop on the yellow line) both from the Airport and the conference location
Residence Inn Arlington Pentagon City
550 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
Residence Inn Arlington Capital View
2850 South Potomac Avenue
Arlington, VA 22202
We urge all Syrian Americans who care about human rights and the future of Syria to attend