1 – APRIL
Khaled Ghanem, President
Greetings and best wishes to all fellow Druze across the world.
The ADS Boston Chapter Board, will be honored to share with our fellow Druze some of the picture that were taken during our Adha party and the Halloween party. Also we would like to invite you to our upcoming wel- come spring party at the Boston Bowling alley in Quincy, MA. Saturday, April 6, 2008.
The Boston Chapter will be honored with your presence that would lead to a stronger relationship with all the loving ADS Druze com-
The purpose of all the events that is being held by the ADS Boston chapter
is to strengthen the connection among fellow
Druze, also to celebrate our Druze culture and heritage and to recognize the outstanding Druze fellows who have made a huge dif-
ference in their community. In addition, having a united, loving, and strong American Druze community is one of our goals. Our Druze heritage is very rich in kind deeds that’s why we are blessed from generation to generation. Because of the well known Druze cultural and honorable morals, our ancestors truly deserved the title “Bani Maarouf” and we are also proud of it.
Raja Hatoum, President
Halloween was celebrated the by hav- ing a picnic on the west coast October 28th 2007, with our brothers and sisters in our community Clearwater and Tampa Florida. Everybody had a great time especially people enjoying each others company and also the water view.
Eid-Adha party on Dec 22 in Orlando Florida. The party included a live band & singer. The National President Dr. Akram Bou-Ghannam was the guest of honor. Also, gifts were given to all the children by their parents. All the chil- dren’s could not hide the joy and happiness that was cover-
ing their faces.
Central Florida Agenda for 2008 - On Jan 13 the Central Florida Board of Directors held their monthly meeting & set goals and agenda for year 2008. One of the goals to have a joint picnic with South Florida Chapter to kick of the pre-convention Mania, as well as a Mother’s day picnic to thank all the mothers and Labor day picnic. In addition the Board of Directors approved 2008 Eid-Eldha party in the Central Florida Area. Also, social activities such fishing trips, kayaking, camping etc, were approved.
“EVERYONE THINKS OF CHANGING THE WORLD, BUT NO ONE THINGS OF CHANGING HIMSELF.”