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ECCAO Annual Gala 2014


The Egyptian Canadian Cultural Association of Ottawa is organizing a memorable Gala night with an elegant entertainment program and a delightful full course dinner. We are supporting CHEO with a percentage of the Raffle tickets and will be collecting donations at the Gala, tax receipts will be issued for donations over $10. Three important occasions coincide and they are celebrated in this year's' Gala, ECCAO 30th Anniversary, Eid El-Adha and October Victories. We look forward to seeing you with your family and friends at the Gala.


Date and Time:

Friday, October 3, 2014
6:00 PM



6:00 Reception and Seating
7:00 Welcoming Speeches
7:30 Dinner
8:30 Program
       - Maryem Tollar Ensembles
       - Roula Said
       - DJ Tito
12:00 Closing



1. Appetizers
1.1. Kufta
1.2. Spinach Fatayer
1.3. Meat Fatayer
1.4. Fatoush
1.5. Grap Leaves
1.6. Hummus

2. Main Course
2.1. St. Elias Chicken:
       A Split Boneless Breast Stuffed with our own Rice Pilaf,
       with White Cream Sauce & Vegetables
2.2. Two Pitchers of Soft Drinks per table

3. Desert
3.1. Strawberry Shortcake
3.2. Coffee/Tea



1- $75/$85 VIP First row, members/non-members
2- $65/$75 Regular rows, members/non-members
3- $30 Undergrad Students, no dinner, starting at 8:30
4- Buy 2 tables (16 seats), get 1 seat free – 6% discount

- Dress Code: Formal
- kids under 10 years old are not allowed in the Gala


To Buy Tickets:

Call any of the following phone numbers:
(613) 710-3360 - Khaled Badawi
(613) 263-3373 - Soha Mansour
(613) 265-4656 - Rawya Abdalla
(613) 862-8453 - Amgad Elattar
(819) 775 7333 - Adel Iskandar
(613) 979-3833 - Heba Ismail
(613) 699-6467 - ECCAO Voice Mailbox

Or, send an email to


St. Elias Center. (Click Here).
Address: 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa, ON.

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Table Layout:

Gala table location is to be selected by guests on first paid basis. Paid individual seat location is to be selected by ECCAO.

Buy 2 tables (16 seats), get 1 seat free – 6% discount

Color Legend:

- Seat available in white
- Seat paid for in red
- VIP (first row) tables in yellow
- Regular tables in white
- Student tables in purple



Letter from Mayor Jim Watson:

Click on the following image to read the letter from the Mayor of Ottawa, Mayor Jim Watson, congratulating ECCAO and its friends for our Gala celebration of ECCAO's 30th Anneversary and Eid El-Adha.