2017 Cherry Tree Trot Lucky Draw Winners Announced

2017 Cherry Tree Trot Lucky Draw Winners Announced

Please check the attached list to see if you won a prize in the 2017 CTT Lucky Draw.  Please contact Ajit at +973 1779 1333 to collect your prize.  Please pass this on to family and friends.
 
Thank you,
Karen Floyd
2017 CTT Chairperson
 

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Cherry Tree Trot Participation Sponsorship – Ask Your Friends & Family to Support You

Cherry Tree Trot Participation Sponsorship – Ask Your Friends & Family to Support You

Are you participating in the 2017 Cherry Tree Trot? Ask your friends and family to support you and the various charities that benefit. Simply print out the form below, fill it out with your sponsors’ information, collect the money and bring it all with you to BIC on March 11th!

CTT 2017 Participant Sponsor Form

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AWA Thanksgiving Luncheon tickets are still on sale!

AWA Thanksgiving Luncheon tickets are still on sale!

AWA Thanksgiving Luncheon tickets are still on sale!

When: Monday, November 14th
Where: Movenpick Hotel, Al Murjan Ballroom
Time: Immediately after the general meeting (approx. 12:00PM)
Cost: 10 BD for members, 20 BD for guests.

The deadline to purchase tickets is November 3rd.
Please email: vicepresident@awabahrain.org to coordinate pick up.

AWA looks forward to sharing this favorite tradition with you!

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Craft Fair Vendor Tables Almost Sold Out!

Craft Fair Vendor Tables Almost Sold Out!

Are you crafty? Showcase your goods at the 2016 Snowflake Craft Fair. Only a few vendor tables remain, so reserve yours today.

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Shutterflies take food photography to new level

Shutterflies take food photography to new level

The photo enthusiasts of the AWA Photography Group ‘Shutterflies’ posed after a recent food photography workshop at Awali. For more information on how to join the group, please contact photography@awabahrain.org.

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Shutterflies Sunset Shoot May 4th

Shutterflies Sunset Shoot May 4th

Time to recharge your camera batteries and clear the SD cards. Shutterflies are meeting for a ‘Sunset Shoot with Shikha’.

Mark your calendars for Wednesday 4th May. Please contact AWA Shutterflies whatsapp group (39321436) for location details. (AWA members only)

 

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AWA attended Hope Institute for Special Education bicycling event

AWA attended Hope Institute for Special Education bicycling event

AWA was pleased to attend a bicycling event hosted by Hope Institute for Special Education on March 13th. It was a beautiful morning out, enjoyed by students from 6 local schools. In addition, the Boy Scouts came out to volunteer their time and support. As is evident by the many smiles, the event was a huge success! Thank you to Nada Ebrahim Al Ghanim, Hope Institute Director, and Fawzia Rashid Najem, Hope Institute Sports Director, on overseeing such a wonderful day out for the many …

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St. Christopher’s Cathedral Receives Donation

St. Christopher’s Cathedral Receives Donation

AWA President, Diana Raia, presented a 500 bd donation to Rev. Jon Lavelle of St. Christopher’s Cathedral, alongside Rev. Christopher Butt, AWA Community Service Chairperson, Lisa Wahba, and AWA Recording Secretary, Diana Wilson. The donation will be used towards life-saving medical treatments, which the church is supporting through their fundraising efforts.

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AWA Presents Donation to Indian Community Relief Fund

AWA Presents Donation to Indian Community Relief Fund

AWA President, Ms. Diana Raia, presented a donation of 500 bd to Indian Community Relief Fund (ICRF) Honorary Chairman, Mr. Bhagwan Asarpota, alongside ICRF Honorary Secretary, Mr. Arul Das, and fellow AWA Exectutive Committee members. 

ICRF was established in 1999, under the aegis of the Indian embassy in Bahrain. Their main objectives are to provide:

Medical Camps
Legal Support
Family Relief Fund
Prison Visits  
Blood Donation
Hospital Visits
Mortuary Visits

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AWA co-sponsors family day at Sacred Heart Catholic Church

AWA co-sponsors family day at Sacred Heart Catholic Church

The American Women’s Association was a co-sponsor for Sacred Heart Catholic Church’s Annual Family Day, held on February 5th. On the occasion, AWA President, Diana Raia, presented a check for 500 bd to Rev. Fr. Freddy D’Souza. AWA representatives were honored to receive a Memento of Appreciation during the event.
The mega event featured cultural programs presented by the international community, in addition to food stalls serving cuisines from around the world, fancy stalls, game stalls, and a variety of entertainment. Funds raised during this event …

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