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Wednesday, October 27, 2004

4 Muslims give $50K to Jersey City Medical Center


October 25, 2004, 11:29 AM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- Four Muslim businessmen donated $50,000 to Jersey City Medical Center on Monday to fulfill their religious obligation to give to charity during the holy month of Ramadan.

Mohamed Choukeir, Nasser Saber and Khaled El-Shamma, who together own 20 Dunkin' Donuts stores in New Jersey, and Ahmed Shedeed, director of the Islamic Center of Jersey City, made the donation.

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