Community

Raising hope for poor nations

A fundraiser called ONE World Okanagan, raising awareness and money for education and water projects in Africa, will present a speakers’ night Tuesday, June 21, with Ray Zahab, president and founder of Hope For Nations, Ralph Bromley, founder of impossible2Possible youth inspiration organization, Congo refugee Nathanael Mugenza and Connor Clerke, a marathon runner who plans to run 125 kms from the U.S. border to City Park on Saturday, June 25.

The forum will take place at the New Life Church, 2041 Harvey Ave.

Tickets are on sale at Pharmasave in Glenmore, Home Hardware on Springfield Road and the Hope For the Nations office, 222-1889 Springfield.

Tickets are $10 for students, $15 for adults.

For more information, check out the web site www.oneworldokanagan.org.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Community Events, August 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jul 31 edition online now. Browse the archives.