MECA 30th Anniversary Celebration & Tribute to Barbara Lubin
June 4 @ 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
This event is sold out! Thanks for all your support. Of course there may be folks at the door selling tickets they cannot use.
If you have a ticket, doors open 5pm on Monday June 4; if you didn’t receive your ticket in the mail or online, come to Will Call to pick up your ticket. See you there!
Join the Middle East Children’s Alliance in a Celebration of our 30th Anniversary & a Tribute to co-founder Barbara Lubin!
Celebrate 30 years of support for the children of Palestine, Lebanon and Iraq, and refugees from Syria
5-7pm: Hors D’oeuvres & Wine Reception, catered by Zaytoon
7-9:30pm: Program with MC ALI ABUNIMAH and ALICE WALKER, ANGELA DAVIS, BARBARA LUBIN, HOLLY NEAR, & MELANIE DEMORE!
And MECA is honored to present the First Annual Barbara Lubin Hell-Raiser Awards jointly to: Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi, Reem Assil, & Lara Kiswani! (Although Rabab will be speaking in Paris and cannot attend, Reem and Lara will be there).
HOST COMMITTEE (in process): Khalil & Ann Barhoum; Jane Bark & Tom Matson; Constance Bernstein, Constanza Jewelry; Lorie & David Brillinger; Dan & Shawna Brotsky; Noam & Valeria Chomsky; Brenda Cravens; Charlie Fisher, Dr. & Mrs. Hassan Fouda; Good Earth Natural Foods; Shirley Hamburg; Nancy Hormachea, Maani Hakim, Shiryn Shalileh; Spike Kahn & Rodney Ewing; David Keenan & Alice Mosley; Ginny Kraus; Kit Miller; Rachel Morello-Frosch & David Eifler; Kamal & Rosemary Obeid; Norman & Marcella Pedersen; Haiganoush & Barry Preisler; Sandor & Faye Straus; Marc Van Der Hout & Jody Lewitter, Katrina Halaby Waddell, Rob Waddell, Miranda Halaby; 4 Anonymous
This event is a benefit for MECA’s programs with Palestinian children.
For info: 510-548-0542, [email protected]
For Parking Info: http://www.downtownberkeley.com/visit/#parking