USAN PRESS RELEASE
November 24, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On November 21-23, the USAN Executive Board has held a special meeting and informative session with the Azerbaijani-American Diaspora in the Chicago area, to introduce the U.S. Azeris Network’s grassroots advocacy tools to the larger number of community members residing in that important area. Previous informative sessions by members of the USAN Executive Board were held in Washington D.C., New York, Houston and Los Angeles. Upcoming informative sessions this year are scheduled to be held in Los Angeles and New York.
Additionally, a 30-minute live interview with step-by-step instructions on how to use USAN’s online tools was given to the Azerbaijani TV station in the United States, GunAz TV, which broadcasts via satellite and the Internet, on Saturday, November 22. The broadcast was repeated several times through the day, and was watched by tens of thousands viewers.
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The U.S. Azeris Network (USAN) <http://www.usazeris.org/> is a registered non-profit, non-partisan, non-sectarian genuine grassroots advocacy and voter education network that is facilitating political activism and efforts by the Azerbaijani-Americans and other Turkic-Americans and their associations, organizations, councils, conferences, and other formal, semi-formal and informal groups, on federal, state and local levels. USAN is the first nationwide grassroots organization uniting Azerbaijani-Americans, being created by the grassroots, for the grassroots.