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Dinner, with a Side of Development – postponed!

October 8, 2010

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This event is postponed until further notice.

The Diocese of Toronto will be celebrating PWRDF’s 50th Anniversary with a gala dinner on November 23.  Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of Canada and President of the PWRDF Board of Directors, said “Over the past 50 years, the Diocese of Toronto has maintained a deep-rooted connection to PWRDF.  This dinner gives you and your parish community an opportunity to join together in respecting the dignity of every human being and in honouring their basic right to food, water, shelter, and education.”

The gala, called “One World at the Table,” will offer more than just dinner!  Archbishop Hiltz will be one of the speakers at the event.  Entertainment will be provided by a variety of artists, including Mark Dubois, Nathan Hiltz, and a Caribbean dance group.

A silent auction will also be held, featuring items donated by PWRDF partners around the world, including a beautiful piece of art created by Gerald Gloade of the Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq.

The gala will take place from 6:30-9:30pm on Tuesday, November 23 at Artscape Wychwood Barns (601 Christie St., Toronto).  Tickets are $100 per person (a tax receipt will be issued for a portion of the ticket price.  Tickets can be ordered here or by phoning (416)363-6021 ext. 243 or 1-800-668-8932 ext 243.  You can also download a poster for the event.

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