St. Mary of Zion Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahado Church will be holding a fundraising event on February 27th at 1pm at the Ukrainian Community Center located at 301 Palisade Avenue, Yonkers, NY.
At this event, the long awaited raffle drawing will take place where the Grand Prize is a 2010 Toyota Camry, the second prize a 3-piece sectional, the third prize a round trip ticket to Addis Ababa, the fourth prize a 42” Panasonic flat screen TV, and the fifth prize a Dell laptop. As part of the festivities, a comedy show featuring Meskerem Bekele will take place.
St. Mary of Zion Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahado Church congregation recently purchased their church after 18 years of searching for a building that would accommodate their religious needs and centrally located within the tri-state area.
Those wishing to enter the raffle can purchase a raffle ticket at the event or by calling W/o Amsale at (973)-997-0142.
Admission fee is $25 in advance and $30 at the door and $50 for a raffle ticket.
Proceedings from this event will go toward paying the church’s mortgage.
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