Join us for an evening filled with stories, entertainment and dinner as we embark on a journey to help save those most in need.
Details of the Event
When: Sunday, July 14, 2013
Where: Payal Banquet Hall (3410 Semenyk Crt, Miss, ON)
Adult Tickets (purchase below): $30 on or before June 30, 2013 ($40 thereafter if available)
Kids Tickets: $10 (Ages 3-12)
Benefiting: Islamic Relief Canada (IRC) and UOSSM
- Comedian: Azfar Ali
- Speaker: Dr. Anas Al-Kassem, Acclaimed Ontario Surgeon (Al-Jazeera, TheStar)
Current Situation (as explained by IRC): Since the uprising began in March 2011, nearly 70,000 people have lost their lives in the Syrian conflict and millions have been forced to flee their homes. The humanitarian situation is deteriorating every day at an alarming rate.
• Over one million refugees
• 2 million displaced inside Syria
• 3 million facing food shortages inside Syria, while food prices have increased
• 59% of hospitals have been damaged or destroyed inside Syria
• Around 8,000 Syrians flee Syria each day – three times as high as it was two months ago