Diplomatic Charity Bazaar at the UNESCO Palace
28.03.2012 / 23:30
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The Czech Embassy participated in the Diplomatic Charity Bazaar at the UNESCO Palace
On March 25, 2012 the Embassy participated in the Diplomatic Charity Bazaar, organized by the Diplomatic Spouses Association in Lebanon. The event was opened by Madame Maya Mikati, wife of the Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati.
Several thousands visitors came to see the event and the organizing DSAL raised a total of US$15,435 for charity. These funds will be used to purchase hearing aids for children with hearing disabilities and school supplies for three schools in Southern Lebanon.
Wife of the Ambassador Madame Katerina Cumbova with Madame Maya Mikati, Wife of the Prime Minister Najib Mikati, and Madame Sharmila Thapar, Wife of the Ambassador of India and President of the DSAL.
Katerina Cumbova and Madame Maya Mikati
Katerina Cumbova, Maya Mikati and Sharmila Thapar
There was also Czech beer Pilsner Urquell and Becherovka liquer from Karlovy Vary.
Madame Nayla Assouad at the booth with displayed Czech glass objects
Czech Bohemia Cristal
There was a lot of fun for adults...
... and for children.
Lucky winner Madame Katerina Cumbova
Well deserved rest afterwards - members of the staff of the Embassy with friends.