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Oct 18 2019


6:00 pm - 11:55 pm



Annual Gala

The Egyptian Canadian Cultural Association of Ottawa (ECCAO) is organizing its memorable annual Gala night with exciting entertainment and a delightful four course dinner. We have a rich program for the night, you are encouraged to arrive early not to miss the program activities. This year ECCAO will be supporting The Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation with a percentage of the Raffle tickets sale, The Foundation will also be accepting donations at the Gala; Tax receipts will be issued (see details below). We look forward to seeing you, your family and friends at the Gala.

Date,Time and Location:
Friday, October 18, 2019
6:00 PM
St. Elias Banquet Center.
Address: 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa, ON

6:00 Reception and Seating
7:00 Welcoming Speeches
7:30 Dinner
8:00 Program – Violin performance by Waleed Gharbi, Oriental dance by Meriem, Stand up comedy show by Manshar Ghaseel and music by DJ Tito
12:00 Closing

(more details will be added shortly…)
1. Butternut Squash Cream Soup
2- Green Salad
3- Main Course: a choice of 1) Valentino Chicken, 2) Salmon, 3) Vegetarian Option
4- Black Forest Cake

Table Layout:
Gala table location is to be selected by guests on first paid basis. — Buy 2 tables or more and get 6% discount

Color Legend:
– Seat available in white
– Seat paid for in red
– Seat temporarily reserved for 2 days until payment is made in grey
– First row tables in yellow
– Regular tables in white

ECCAO Members
1- $70 First row
2- $60 Regular rows
3- $50 Undergrad Student 25 years or younger at the Youth tables

1- $90 First row
2- $80 Regular rows
3- $60 Undergrad Student 25 years or younger at the Youth tables, $10 can be counted against next year’s membership

– Only paid seats are reserved, first come first served
– Buy 2 tables or more and get 6% discount

– Dress Code: Formal
– Age restrictions: 10 years or older

To Buy Tickets:
Call any of the following phone numbers:
(613) 710-3360 – Khaled Badawi
(613) 408-4091 – Amany Alhadka
(438) 777-7132 – Magued Amer
(613) 890-3456 – Rabab Gomaa
(613) 413-8215 – Dahlia Migahed
(613) 252-9211 – Shaymaa Elgayar
(613) 263-3373 – Soha Mansour
(613) 699-6467 – ECCAO Voice Mailbox

Or, send an email to

Three Payment Methods:
Payment accepted by cash, cheque or e-Transfer (email INTERAC) sent to, use 2019Gala as a password.

The Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation
This year ECCAO is supporting the Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation at the Gala. With an enormous amount of compassionate care and hard work, the Ottawa Heart Institute has become a recognized international leader in cardiovascular care, treatment and research. It plays a vital role in ensuring that many of the most critical components of world-class care are available. It raises funds for much needed equipment, facilities, programs, research and education at the Ottawa Heart Institute. With the support of a generous community they are helping an exceptional team of health care professionals advance cardiovascular care and save lives everyday.

Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities
Over many years, this annual Gala became a signature event for ECCAO and a popular event among many communities in Ottawa. Therefore, this event is one of the most appealing business opportunities for local businesses and entrepreneurs to promote their business, showcase their products and support ECCAO. As a Non for Profit, we can’t do it without you and we honor each business that supports ECCAO and its events. As an advertiser or a sponsor, you will have a great opportunity to promote your business through a variety of options to select the one that best meets your marketing objectives.

Click on the following link for the details on the opportunities for Sponsorship and Advertising at the Gala.

We look forward to getting your support on this. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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