Announcing the Death of Elleni Gebremichael

It is with deep sorrow that Ethio Abay Development Association of BC​ announces the untimely death of our beloved sister Elleni Gebremichael.

Elleni will be missed by her family and friends. May her soul rest in peace! May the Almighty God be with the bereaved.

Prayer services will take place on Sunday November 8, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, located at 304 8th Street, New Westminster, BC.

The funeral will take place on Sunday November 8 from 1:30 PM to 3:45 PM at the Forest Lawn Funeral Home, located at 3879 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby, BC.

In her memory, starting at 4:30 PM on Sunday November 8, refreshments will be served at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, located at 5280 Kincaid Street, Burnaby, BC.

Eleni Gebremichael Passes Away in Vancouver BC Canada
Photo: Eleni Gebremichael

For more information, please contact Kassa Seged Mengesha at 604-721-7252.

 

Announcement in Amharic follows:

 

የ እህታችን እሌኒ ገብረሚካኤል የቀብር ሥነሥርዓት እሑድ November 8, 2015 ሲሆን

ፕሮግራሙም እንደሚከተለው ይሆናል።

7:00 AM – 10:00 AM

በኆህተ ሰማይ ቅድስተ ማርያም የኢትዮጵያ ኦርቶዶክስ ተዋሕዶ ቤተክርስቲያን 304 8th Street, New Westminster የጸሎተ ፍትሃት ሥነ ሥርዓት ይከናወናል

130 PM – 2:30 PM

Forest Lawn Funeral Home 3789 Royal Oak Avenue Burnaby የስንብት ስነ ሥርዓት ከተከናወነ በኋላ

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM በዚያው በ Forest Lawn Funeral Home 3789 Royal Oak Avenue Burnaby የቀብሩሥነ ሥርዓት ይፈጸማል

4:30 PM ጀምሮ ፀበል ፀዲቅ

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 5280 Kincaid Street Burnaby

ይካሄዳል።

 

 

 

Ethiopian-Canadians in British Columbia Held a Successful Fundraising Event in Support of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) Project

Ethiopian-Canadians in British Columbia Held a Successful Fundraising Event in Support of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) Project

Ethiopians in BC have now raised a total of $160,000 USD for GERD

VANCOUVER, BC – October 14, 2014 — Ethiopian-Canadians residing in the greater Vancouver and Victoria area held a very successful fundraising event on October 4, 2014 at the Korean Cultural Centre in Vancouver, BC, where a total of $25,000 US Dollars was raised. This fundraising event, as in the previous five events, was organized by Ethio Abay Development Association of BC (EADABC), a non-profit association, run by volunteers, for the benefit of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project.

This latest event was a sixth fundraising event for Ethio Abay Development Association of BC. The first three events were held in 2013, where more than $125,000 US Dollars was raised. The fourth fundraising event was held in February 2014 in support of Ethiopians, who were forcefully deported from Saudi Arabia back to Ethiopia. This humanitarian event raised more than $4,000 USD for The Ethiopian Red Cross.

The fifth event was held in May 2014 in Victoria, BC which raised $4,830 US Dollars for the GERD project.

At this sixth event, participants bid on silent auctions, donated cash to the GERD project, in addition to paying their admission fees. This latest sixth event brings the grand total raised by Ethiopians in British Columbia to date to $160,000 US Dollars.

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Welcome to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project Support Group in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Welcome to the GERD support committee, Vancouver Chapter.

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