Coptic Solidarity announces that it will join CrowdRise, the largest crowdfunding platform for charitable causes, to participate in the CrowdRise Giving Tower Holiday Challenge. Coptic Solidarity will utilize donations from the #GivingTuesday campaign on December 1, 2015 to further its advocacy and awareness efforts dedicated to advocating equal citizenship for the Coptic Christians of Egypt and minorities in the Middle East.
Coptic Solidarity condemns in the strongest possible terms the November 13 barbaric attacks in Paris by Islamic State jihadists.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Coptic Solidarity launched an advocacy campaign in support of House Resolution 290 which calls for the global repeal of blasphemy laws. Representative Joe Pitts (R-PA) introduced the bill on behalf of himself and Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D – CA) on June 2nd.
WASHINGTON, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity strongly supports President El-Sisi's declared war on terrorism to combat Islamist forces intent on impeding a stable and prosperous future for Egypt. The necessary combatting of terrorism, however, need not, and must not, inhibit the advancement of equal rights for all Egyptians.
Coptic Solidarity 2015 Conference
The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 11-13, 2015.