SACO to hold an Interfaith Holiday celebration on December 19 in New Jersey

SACO to hold an interfaith holiday celebration on December 19th in Edison, NJ

SACO (South Asian Community Outreach) has arranged an interfaith holiday celebration on Thursday, December 19th at Akbar Restaurant in Edison, New Jersey. Much anticipated event is expected to be attended by members of Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, Christian, Jewish and other faith groups.

Many prominent politicians and elected officials includingCongressman Frank PalloneSenator Elect Peter BarnesSenator Dr. Samuel Thompson,Assemblyman Pat. DiegnanAssemblywoman Elect Nancy PinkinSenator Bob SmithAssemblyman Elect Raj MukherjiAssemblyman Upendra ChivukulaSheriff Mildred S. ScottFreeholder Charlie TommaroFreeholder Jim PolosMayor Brian LevineMayor Mohamed T. KhairullahMayor Henry Owen, and Mayor John Hornick have been confirmed to attend the event.

The event is scheduled to start at 6:30 PM with lots of food, live music and entertainment. Attendees will have the opportunity receives gifts from Santa and take pictures.

It’s a free event but those looking to attend must RSVP by December 17th via email: or Tel: 732-207-3812.

Holiday season is also a special time of the year for the South Asian community as its members are very diverse and practice many different faiths i.e. Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism and Sikhism etc. The organizers hope to bring together people of all faiths so they can enjoy the festivities of the holiday season through this event.