Washington DC (PRWEB) March 12, 2012
The Syrian Expatriates Organization (SEO) is pleased to announce its participation in the event "United We Stand for a Free Syria: A Commemoration of the 1st Anniversary of the Syrian Revolution" on Saturday March 17, 2012 in Washington DC. The event will include a large rally in front of the White House, a panel discussion, and a fundraising dinner, including a performance by renowed Syrian pianist Malek Jandali and speeches by Syrian National Council Members, Dr. Radwan Ziadeh, Dr. Najib Ghadbian and other distinguished guests.
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Rally at Lafayette Park in front of the White House 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. The Marie Colvin Convoy will be joining the rally.
Free Syria Conference 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m: Will feature the American and new Syrian national anthems, as well as speeches from:
Dr Radwan Ziadeh - member of the Syrian National Coucil
Najib Ghadbian -member of the Syrian National Coucil
Yaser Tabbara - member of the Syrian National Coucil
Cherif Bassiounii - Head of investigation comiitte that went to Bahrain.
Prof. Mohja Kahf - The role of women in the revolution
Fundraising Dinner 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m: Will feature live talk with people in Syria via Skype, a speech by the Honorable Ebrahim Rasool, Ambassador of South Africa, regarding the transitional period, and a performance by the famous Syrian pianist Malek Jandali.
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel
2800 South Potomac Avenue
Arlington, Virginia 22202
$40 Afternoon meeting (Refreshments included)
$75 Fundraising Dinner
$115 Afternoon meeting and Fundraising Dinner
At the Door:
$50 Afternoon meeting (Refreshments included)
$100 Fundraising Dinner
$150 Afternoon meeting and Fundraising Dinner
Partcipating Groups Include:
- Syrian Expatriates Organization
- Syrian American Council
- Activists for a Free Syria
- Syrian Emergency Task Force