Palestine Day

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Save the Date
Palestine Day – September 28th – Burton Manor
“Building Bridges”
Working together for Palestine Tips for Building Teamwork

The American Federation of Ramallah, Palestine (AFRP) has approved the National Palestine Cultural Day as one of its activities on the national level. This event will be initiated and directed by AFRP and local clubs nationwide with guidelines set by the AFRP committee shown below. The AFRP has appointed Nadia Mashni as National Chairman and Co-Chairs Samir Totah of San Francisco, George Adib Khoury of Detroit and Afif Baba of San Francisco. This committee is extra-ordinary and committed to the success of the Annual National Palestine Cultural Day. It is to be noted that San Francisco is celebrating their 36th year of bringing the Arab Communities together for one great cause.

We hope we can count on you here in Detroit and in all states to help in this wonderful event.
Remember that anything we accomplish will help someone in Palestine. We ask that we all join hands and stand together to bring to our brothers and sisters in Palestine a charitable contribution towards our Medical Mission.

Name: Palestine Day

Date: September 28th, 2014

Theme: “Building Bridges”

Location: Burton Manor of Livonia

Benefits to the Local Community ,Club and the Federation –
Celebrate our Culture and Heritage and educate and influence the American public of the tragic events that took place in Palestine. Working together we will strengthen our traditions and will bring our community closer and, once again to be united in making a difference as Palestinians.
Build relationships with other communities
Proceeds will be donated to a the Medical Mission in Palestine

Committees and Task Assignment – Needed

Steering Committee
Financial Committee
Venue Committee: Set up/take down tables/chairs
Volunteer Assignment: Working Booths and Food Stations
Food Committee: Food Preparation, type of foods, cooking stations at the venue
Entertainment Committee: Singers, Cultural Fashion Show, Debkeh group, include the children Debkeh if possible to bring families to the event.
Outreach Committee: Publicize the event through Social Media, news papers, Radio, TV stations and Flyer’s – Try to have these organizations to donate the Media coverage and flyer’s.
Fund Raising Committee: Donations from vendors and restaurants, businesses or personal donations.
Children Activities Committee:
Sponsors : Attached is our sponsor letter to share with your vendors and contacts.
Volunteers : We need everyone to participate for a great cause. Your help in any area will be appreciated.
Contact Us
The National Palestine Cultural Day Committee

Nadia Mashni 248-790-4790
Samir Totah 510-409-5062
George Adib Khoury 248-214-7588
Afif Baba 415-716-2398