Westport event highlights Yemem famine

NORWALK, Conn. – This is a press release, presented in a slightly altered format from which it was sent:



Staples students mobilize in support of the famine-struck people of Yemen

Saturday, May 5 at 4 p.m.

Christ and Holy Trinity Church

75 Church Lane, Westport


Watch a 15-minute Frontline documentary on the crisis, a personalized video message from Senator Chris Murphy and a video by Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and Westport native, Tyler Hicks.

Dr. Muhammad Aziz, a Yale professor on the Yale MacMillan Center Council on Middle East Studies who has studied Yemen extensively/is from Yemen, and Ms. Soha Ellaithy, a Save the Children senior director who has done extensive work in the Middle East, will speak.


Suggested donation $10

Proceeds go to Save the Children


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