Annual Meeting 2012
Certificates of Appreciation:
We thank everyone for the support, for sharing our collective objective. And making SAUC a success as a whole. we also thank everyone who helped and guided us through the way and giving us the opportunity to work and collaborate together from time to time. As we each do our best to complete every challenge utilizing our wits, creativity, humor, and grace. And as a token of appreciation; We have presented and gave out our certificates of appreciation to our honored dignitaries.
Lift International Foundation's First Anniversary
"Both, Somali American United Council & Lift
International Foundation, believe in Collaboration as a method that creates
harmony and the best ways of working together to perform common goals.Basically, will educate refugee for a
meaningful Empowerment process to become self-sufficient and Productive
value, understand each other and click together as a Group. As everyone is
aware a collaboration to succeed people needs to learn to compromise and accept
the idea of others.Leaders
of both organizations share and know how to compromise, which refers to an
attitude that allows everyone to be heard and accept the other's idea and
believe in mutual consensus." Event Guest Speaker's Remarks: Dr.Abukar.
Celebration of South Sudan's Independence Day
"I bring you a Warm
Greetings from all Members of the Somali American United Council of Arizona,
who are truly pleased to partner and collaborate with the South Sudanese
Community Association on a cause, and principle that we all believe and stand
This is a Day of Victory that
many people must have thought would never come. Congratulation
and Happy Independence Day!This was a significant
achievement and it’s a great Day for the Southern Sudanese, for all Africans
and for the entire humanity.
South Sudan’s independence
from the North Sudan was a result to the will of the people. There was a Civil
War that began in the 1955 (A year before the independence of Sudan), which
have claimed approximately 2.5 million lives, and finally ended with a 2005
Peace Deal, which was immediately threatened by the death of the South Sudan’s
Leader and Sudanese First Vice President, General John Garang, in a Helicopter
crash.He has been immediately replaced by his Deputy H.E. SALVA KIIR MIYARDIT and sworn as the First Vice President of SUDAN and President of the Autonomous Government of Southern Sudan. On July 9 2011, South Sudan as a result of a peaceful Referendum became an independent Republic and H.E. Salva Kiir became the first President. At the same time South Sudan became member of the United Nations, African Union and Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD)."Event Guest Speaker's Remarks: Dr.Abukar.