Dr. Farah Abbasi Honored by City of Lansing
October 6, 2011 by TMO
Psychologist Farah Abbasi was thanked publicly and presented a plaque on behalf of Mayor Virg Bernero of Lansing. Mayor Bernero and the city of Lansing presented the award on the basis of her work towards the Ramadan dinner which occurred recently in Lansing, an annual event put on by Lansing and East Lansing mayors together.
Dr. Abbasi helped raise over $13,000 to present to Lansing area food banks, and helped to put on the Ramadan dinner itself as well.
The purpose of the Ramadan dinner is to promote greater harmony between Michiganâ€™s diverse communities.