East County News Service
September 13, 2018 (El Cajon) - Local nonprofit Hope for Iraqi Christians is hosting a gala fundraising dinner on Friday, September 28 at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit refugees in Iraq and throughout the Middle East who have been driven out of their homes by conflict and genocide in the Middle East throughout the last several years. The event will be held at the University of San Diego Forums Hall, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego.
Honored guests will include Bishop Emanuel Shaleta, Master of Ceremonies Afaf Konja, former spokesman for the United Nations General Assembly, Andrew Walther, Knights of Columbus executive vice president, and eyewitness speakers who recently visited Iraq including Zina Kyrlakos, president of the Iraqi Human Rights Council, Father David Stephan, St. Michael Chaldean Church, and Dr. Nahla Salem, MERCI/Michigan.
Tickets are $150 including dinner and drinks.
See flyer below for details. To learn more about Hope for Iraqi Christians, visit www.HopeforIraqiChristians.org.