September 12, 2020
Rain Date September 19, 2020
Time: 10AM to 2PM
Adults - $10
Children - $5
Children under the age of six
Paramus Sunrise Rotary Club invites you to a Myanmar Flood Relief Fundraiser & Food Festival, Saturday, September 26, 2015, 1-5 pm at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 650 Pascack Road, Paramus, NJ 07652. Over one million people have been affected by the recent flood in Myanmar. Proceeds will go to help these victims. Tickets: $25/person in advance (RSVP by Sept. 10, 2015) $30/person at the door.
Food catered by Burmese Bites.
Information: Charlotte Bennett Schoen 201-232-8169 or Email Sophie Stone at Sophie@StoneMicro.com.
Please make checks payable to Paramus Sunrise Rotary Foundation
Memo: Myanmar Flood Relief. All donations welcome!
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