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Event ANNOUNCEMENT

Due to the change in the weather forecast and expected rain, the Potluck Fundraiser for the Children of Gaza will now take place at Al-Awda Center, 2720 Loker Avenue West Suite J, Carlsbad CA 92010 starting about 1:00 PM. The Freedom Hike for the Children of Gaza will go on as planned at Mount Woodson and start at 9:30 am, rain or shine.

FREEDOM HIKE & POTLUCK FUNDRAISER FOR THE CHILDREN OF GAZA
Hike: Lake Poway Mount Woodson, 14644 Lake Poway Road, Poway, CA
Potluck and Fundraiser: Al-Awda Center, 2720 Loker Avenue West Suite J, Carlsbad CA 92010
Sunday, January 6 · 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This Event is FREE! ALL Welcome!

Freedom Hike and Potluck Fundraiser for Gaza's Children

Al-Awda San Diego, The Palestine Right to Return Coalition, invites you, your family and friends to join us on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Lake Poway for a Freedom Hike for the Children of Gaza. This will be followed by a Potluck Picnic and Fundraiser at Al-Awda Center, 2720 Loker Avenue West Suite J, Carlsbad CA 92010

We will be hiking up Mount Woodson 6.5 miles round-trip from Lake Poway starting 9:30 AM. The hike will be followed by a Potluck Picnic Fundraiser at about 1:00 PM.

Special Solo Performance on the Violin by World-renowned Maestro Dr. Nabil Azzam

You don't have to hike with us to join us at the potluck fundraiser.

Please email us at office@al-awda.org if you wish to be among our group of hikers. Anyone, regardless of fitness level, is welcome to join our group, and please feel free to bring your friends. Hikers will gather at 9:30 AM at the trail entrance in Lake Poway (14644 Lake Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92074). Please bring your own water (minimum 2 standard water bottles), sunscreen and comfortable tennis shoes with grip at the bottom. Hike at your own pace part or all of the way to the top of Mount Woodson! For some great pictures of the Mount Woodson trail see: http://www.yelp.com/biz/mount-woodson-trail-poway

Contact Reem Anani at 760-805-8337 or at ananireem@yahoo.com to let us know what dish you are bringing or if you would like to choose one from our list of suggested dishes. Please bring your own drinks.

This Event is FREE! ALL Welcome!

Sponsorship: We welcome your tax-deductible sponsorship of the Freedom Hike and Potluck Fundraiser for Gaza's Children. Donations of any size are welcome. Sponsors will be recognized at the potluck unless requested otherwise.

You may send your tax-deductible sponsorship donation to Al-Awda, PO Box 131352, Carlsbad, CA 92010. Or, you may use the paypal button at http://www.al-awdasandiego.org/donate.html indicating “Hike and Potluck Fundraiser Sponsorship” with your submission.

Proceeds from this event will go to the Gaza Community Mental Health Program to help with the treatment of Palestinian Children who suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) due to the criminal occupation, siege and Israeli bombardment of Gaza. More than half the children of Gaza suffer from PTSD.

Organizational Endorsers/Co-Sponsors (in order received): Muslim Student Association (MSA) at Palomar Community College, Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) at California State Univeristy at San Marcos and SJP at San Diego State University, Palestinian Women's Association of Southern California (PAWA), International Action Center (IAC), Karama, Uniting Peace With Actions Respect and Dignity (UPWARD), Youth and Leaders Living Actively (YALLA) San Diego, Inc.

For more information, contact:

Reem 760-805-8337; Issam 760-681-0755; Zahi 760-685-3243

Al-Awda San Diego
The Palestine Right to Return Coalition
PO Box 131352
Carlsbad, CA 92013, USA
Tel: 760-918-9441
Fax: 760-918-9442
E-mail: info@al-awdasandiego.org
WWW: http://al-awdasandiego.org

Al-Awda, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition (PRRC) is a not for profit tax-exempt educational and charitable 501(c)(3) organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of the United States of America. Under IRS guidelines, your donations to PRRC are tax-deductible. To donate, please go to http://www.al-awda.org/donate.html and follow the instructions. To become a member of our organization, please follow the instructions at http://www.al-awda.org/membership.html

 
   
   
   
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