7th March – Gala Dinner 2020

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Come to the FQMS Gala Dinner for an evening of fine dining, live music and entertainment in aid of medical education in Palestine.

on Saturday 7th March 2020 at the Intercontinental Hotel Park Lane

6:45pm – 11:45pm

Keynote speaker:

Laila El-Haddad

Laila El-Haddad is an award-winning Palestinian author, social activist, policy analyst and journalist. The author of “Gaza Mom: Palestine, Politics, Parenting, and Everything In Between” and, co-author of the critically acclaimed “The Gaza Kitchen: A Palestinian Culinary Journey.”

Entertainment includes:

The comedy stylings of Imran Yusuf and back by popular demand, Hawiyya, with a performance and dabke workshop (Palestinian folk dance) and Saied Silbak on the oud.

FQMS funds many projects in Palestine. Help us finance 3 vital programmes this year:

  • student financial aid – helping impoverished families fund their children’s medical education – target: £20,000.
  • fostering excellence in new medical graduates – funding the top students to work as teachers and trainers – target: £30,000.
  • secure accommodation for students whose travel is hampered by Israeli military checkpoints during their hospital placements – target: £30,000.

Please contact us if you want to donate in advance.

Silent auction and raffle will be running throughout the evening.

Dress code: lounge suit, cocktail dress or national costume.

The food is halal. Please let us know if you have any dietary or drinking requirements.

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