American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC)
The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), which is non-partisan, is the largest Arab-American civil rights organization in the United States, It was founded in 1980, by former US Senator to protect the civil rights, of people of Arab descent in the United States and to promote cultural heritage of the Arabs. ADC has 38 chapters nationwide, including chapters in every major city in the country, and members in all 50 states.
The ADC Research Institute (ADC-RI), which was founded in 1981, is a Section 501(c) (3) educational organization that sponsors a wide range of programs include research studies, seminars, conferences and publications that document and analyze the discrimination faced by Arab Americans in the workplace, schools, media and governmental agencies and institutions. ADC-RI also celebrates the rich cultural heritage of the Arabs.