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CAIR-CT Fundraiser & Lunch with Gold Star Father Khizr Khan
Sat, May 6, 2017, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM EDT
The Connecticut Chapter of the Council of American Islamic Relations (CAIR-CT) is pleased to host Khizr Khan, Gold Star father and Constitutional Rights Advocate for a special afternoon lunch and fundraiser.
Mr. Khan is the father of Capt. Humayun Khan who was killed in a suicide attack near Baqubah, Iraq. With his wife Ghazala Khan, Mr. Khan stood at the podium at the Democrat Party National Convention and delivered a speech condemning U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump's statements on Muslims.
Mr. Khan, a patriotic Muslim American was born in Pakistan. He attended Punjab University and University Law School. He was licensed to practice law in 1974. He moved to UAE and later to USA where he attended Harvard Law School for LL.M degree.
The Khans are the proud parents of three and four grand children.