Every year since it's inception, ACCESS (Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services) presents the prestigious Arab American of the Year award to distinguished international advocates and philanthropists. This year the organization honored Basem and Muna Hishmeh at its 48th Annual Dinner on Thursday, March 28, 2019.
"Basem and Muna’s extraordinary commitment to numerous worthy causes has helped them uplift the voices of countless individuals and communities in various parts of the world. Their unwavering support of various impactful causes embodies the spirit of compassion that is at the heart of ACCESS’ efforts to empower our communities."
Watch ACCESS’s video to learn more about the Hishmeh’s unwavering commitment and support of initiatives that promote the cultural and artistic expression of American and Palestinian youth.