Obstacles to Advocacy: China Undermining our Advocacy Efforts

On May 17th, 2020, Amnesty International USA Local Group 37 hosted a virtual meeting and featured CFU’s Executive Director, Rushan Abbas, who presented on the Uyghur genocide. It was a successful presentation with a lot of involvement from everyone who

Remembering Uyghur Muslims on Laylat al-Qadr

CFU Press Release For Immediate Release May 19, 2020, 4:00 p.m. EST Contact: Campaign for Uyghurs: Laylat al-Qadr, the night that the holy Quran was revealed, is a night of extreme importance for Muslims around the world. Campaign

How to Deliver a Phone Message for Your Representatives

1.  If you are not sure who you Representative(s) is/are, go to and enter your zip code to get the information for your member of Congress. 2.  Call the U.S. House switchboard at (202) 224-3121. If you cannot get through the

For immediate release May 10th, 2020 10:00 am EDT Contact: Campaign for Uyghurs (CFU)   On May 10th we celebrate and honor the women who love us unconditionally. Let us acknowledge their endless contributions and pivotal roles in our societies.

COVID-19 Guide to Resources

Max Gelber, a Director of Special Projects for CFU and Staff Member from Uyghur American Association, put together a COVID-19 guide to resources.   Please click here to access the document. If anyone needs help navigating resources, please contact Max

How to Deliver a Phone Message for Your Senators

1.  If you are not sure who your two Senators are, go to: then use the drop-down menu, or select a state to list all the senators and representatives from that state. As soon as you select your state,