St Ephrem Lebanese Festival – Donation Update – 06/15/2016

Dear Parishioners,

We would like to thank everyone for their tireless efforts of time and labor towards our Festival. This Festival could not have happened without the dedicated hands of so many people.

Thank you very much for your generous donations to our Lebanese Festival. We have received $24,471 in monetary donations as well as numerous non-monetary items!

Our donor list is shown below (listed alphabetically within each recognition level). We have strived to capture all the donations we are aware of and if we missed anyone, please let us know!

May God bless all of you and once again thank you for your generosity!


Fram Akiki, Festival Fundraising Committee

Diamond Booth Sponsors

Anonymous (Non-Monetary)
Anheuser-Busch Sales of San Diego (Non-Monetary)
Eva and Camille Bsaibes of Amardeen Group (Non-Monetary)
Lit’l Pepper Gourmet Deli (Non-Monetary)
John and Ellen Saad

Platinum Booth Sponsors

Jeanine and Ephram Akiki
Kozhaya Akiki
Elias and Hiam Aramouni
TJ and Gisele Chalhoub
Daou Wines (Non-Monetary)
Kameel and Mary Fakhoury (Monetary and Non-Monetary)
Olga and Jamil Feghali; Rita Feghali and Fadi Khoury
Fadi Haddad
IXSIR Wines (Non-Monetary)
Maroon Wines (Non-Monetary)
Elizabeth Farres Pifer
Hisham Srour of American Tri-Star Insurance Services

Gold Booth Sponsors

Cedarlane Natural Foods (Non-Monetary)
Nizar Dahdouh
Sabah and Norma Dehessy (Non-Monetary)
Joseph Friwat of Samba Premium Tobacco (Non-Monetary)
Green Leaf Catering
Antoine Hanna
George Istambouli (Non-Monetary)
Ramzey and Olga Jize (Monetary and Non-Monetary)
Daniel and Samia Kabban
Tony and Ghalia Karam of The Art Place (Non-Monetary)
Lawrence Joseph Kourie & Aaron Brown of SoCal Gas & Car Wash (Non-Monetary)
Charles and Rochelle Moussa
The Moukarzel Family
George and Sabine Naber
Rock Ice Cream/Nieghborhood Market Association (NMA) (Non-Moetary)



Custom House Produce (Non-Monetary)
Layla Ghazzi
Wasfi and Leyla Mansour
Michael Toubia
The Zablit Family


Ghada Abdo (Non-Monetary)
Katia Aboufadel (Non-Monetary)
Nada Adjadj of SoBelle Chocolate Favors (Non-Monetary)
Najla Ashoo (Non-Monetary)
Souhail and Suzanne Azzam (Non-Monetary)
Jesse Bejjani (Non-Monetary)
The Camponova Family (Non-Monetary)
Marwan and Fairouz Fakhoury
The Farah Restaurant Group (Non-Monetary)
Mathilda Farah
Alphonse and Sonia Ghosn (Non-Monetary)
Rima Handal (Non-Monetary)
Marie Huff (Non-Monetary)
Lina Medawar (Non-Monetary)
Tahani Mani
Marie Mansour
Therese Sleiman (Non-Monetary)
Tea and More
Madeleine Thomas (Non-Monetary)
Tony and Rima Thomas