Youth group, ages 14 -18 years old

Dear brothers and sisters…

This is to inform everyone that the Canadian Druze Society is in process of forming a
youth group, ages 14 -18 years old. The group will be managed by Petra Halabi, Nour Bouorm, Nancy Hatoum, Billy Abusaleh, and Hasan Abou Hamdan. Together they will create and plan many events and activities such as trips to Canada’s Wonderland, Movies, shopping centres, sporting events such as Toronto Raptors games, Toronto Maple Leafs games, Toronto FC games, etc.

No smoking , drinking or any type of narcotics will be allowed during these events.

Some of the expenses for these events will be funded by The Canadian Druze Society as well as fundraisers and payments from the Youth Group.

For further information please contact the CDS Board or :

Hasan Abou Hamdan – 905 391 9415 | hasanabh@hotmail.com

Petra Halabi – 647 973 3884 | petrahalabi@hotmail.ca

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Ladies Social And Cultural Gathering

Dear Ladies,

You are cordially invited to attend our Ladies Social and Cultural Gathering on
Saturday June 29 2019 From 3:00-6:00pm at the Druze House
Refreshments will be served at this gathering.

Event Date: Saturday June 29 , 2019 From 3:00-6:00pm
Event Location: Druze House

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CDS Board of Directors

Dear brothers and sisters…
After they were elected by acclamation, the new CDS Board of Directors met on June 11, 2019, the responsibilities were distributed among the members as follows:
Mohamad Abou Hamdan: President
Amin Younis: Vice-President
Rima Elbaradei Zahreddine: Secretary
Akram Aboucharaf: Treasurer
Souheil Elhalabi: Director of Cultural & Public Relations
Amir Zebian: Director of Fund Development (FD)
Mirna Bitar Zebian: Director of Social Activities (SA)
Officers at large: Saed Abouchakra, Dr. Bachir Aboulhosn, Giath Hamdan, Ziad Yehia, Sarah Abi-Chahine.
Walid Alawar : Honorary President
The new board discussed new ways to increase memberships and are working on a plan to provide more benefits for the CDS members. Our Plan of work for the next two years will be sent out to you shortly. It is full of activities, programs and events. All such events can never succeed without the active participation of each and every one of you. Help us support our Society and Centre. Bring your Children & Youth to all functions and help us into getting them involved. Also, if you have any concern, idea or feedback about any event taking place at the CDS please feel free to contact any board member.
The new Board would like to take the opportunity to thank the previous Board of Directors and officers at large for a job well done. We look forward for their continuous support.
We count on you to make this year another great year in building and growing our community.
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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
بعد فوزها بالتزكية في الإنتخابات , عقدت الهيئة الإدارية للجمعية الدرزية الكندية في تورنتو إجتماعها الأول بتاريخ ١١ حزيران ٢٠١٩ برئاسة أكبر الأعضاء سناً . وقد وُزِّعت المسؤوليات بين أعضائها كالآتي :
محمد أبو حمدان : رئيساً
أمين يونس : نائباً للرئيس
ريما البراضعي زهر الدين : أمينة للسر
أكرم أبو شرف : أميناً للصندوق
سهيل الحلبي : مسؤولاً للعلاقات العامة
أمير ذبيان : لجنة المال والتبرعات
ميرنا بيطار ذبيان : لجنة النشاطات الإجتماعية
المستشارون : سائد أبو شقرا , د. بشير أبو الحسن , غياث حمدان , زياد يحيى , سارة أبي شاهين.
وليد الأعور الرئيس الفخري للجمعية الدرزية.
وأجمعت الهيئة الجديدة على الإشادة بما قامت به الهيئة السابقة من نشاطات لتعزيز وضع الجمعية . وشدّد المجتمعون على أهمية تنشيط عمل الجمعية بما فيه إنعاش وضع الجالية من حيث الحضور والمشاركة أولاً, ومن حيث الإستمرار في المحافظة على قيمِنا وتقاليدِنا وروح التآخي بيننا ثانياً..
كما توقفت الإدارة الجديدة عند الأرقام الضئيلة للمنتسبين للجمعية وبحثت في برنامجِ عمل يعزز التفاعل مع الجمعية ويزيد عدد المنتسبين إليها ويعطي ميزات لدافعي الإشتراك بينهم.
هذا وتتمنى الهيئة الإدارية الجديدة على الجميع المساهمة والمشاركة بالقيام بتعزيزِ بيتنا الدرزي والنهوض به يداً بيدٍ إلى أرقى أواصر الم

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Father’s Day Event

Dear Brothers & Sisters,
As most of you already know, Father’s Day is right around the corner and approaching fast. In light of celebrating the wonderful fathers in our lives, the CDS Board of Directors have planned to put together a fun-filled BBQ gathering. This event will take place on Saturday, June 15th starting at 7pm at the Druze House (898 Markham Road). We will be serving plenty of food and drinks for you all 

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Summer Camp Registration for 2019

We look forward to you having your children join the CDS Summer Camp. This camp will provide the youth in our community with an opportunity to develop friendships that will last a lifetime, realize their full potential while playing games that will fortify their social skills and exude self-confidence while participating in various activities. It is our goal to show the youth of our community the beauty of spending time with one another. The memories made at the CDS Summer Camp are sure to never fade! 
Camp Activities Include:
Sports Day
Arts & Crafts
Music and movement
Indoor Activities (floor puzzles, building blocks, dramatic play)
Additional Information:
Start Date: July 08 2019
End Date: August 23 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 300 p.m.
Location:  898 Markham Rd, Scarborough, ON M1H 2Y2
Participant Age:  8- 15 years of age

 
To register your children, please contact: 
Mirna via text @ 647-970-8829 or via email: mirnazb@hotmail.com ;
 

Thank you,
CDS Board Members

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Biennial General Meeting

Dear brothers and sisters…

This is to inform everyone that only seven persons sent their request via email to the CDS board of directors with their intention to run for the CDS election dated on June 02,2019 .
The seven persons are:

Amin Younis
Akram Aboucharaf
Souheil Elhalabi
Amir Zebian
Mohamad Abou Hamdan
Rima Elbaradei Zahreddine
Mirna Bitar Zebian

Our Biennial general meeting will still take place on June 02,2019 @ 2pm at The Druze House.

Thank you,

CDS Board of Directors

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Ladies Social And Cultural Gathering

Dear Ladies,

You are cordially invited to attend our Ladies Social and Cultural Gathering on
Saturday May 18 2019 From 2:30-5:30pm at the Druze House
Refreshments will be served at this gathering.
Please confirm your attendance by calling:

Sit Em Rifaat Sawah at 647-292-5526;
Sit Raghida Mohtar 647-642-5151;
Sit Em Rabi3 Mona Aleid 416-453-4497
Sit Em ziad 416-444-8710
Sit Em Samer’s  647- 980-6151

Event Date: Saturday May 18, 2019 From 2:30-5:30pm
Event Location: Druze House

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Mother’s day

Canadian Druze Society invites you to celebrate Mother’s day with us
 
Date: Saturday May 11th ,2019 at 6:00 pm
Place : The Druze House
Tickets : Adults $25
Kids ages 5 to 12 – $15
Ticket price includes dinner and entertainment.
Seats are limited .
For reservations please call
Mirna  647- 970-8829
Sanaa 647- 227- 6627
Roula 905- 999-1899

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