The Diplomatic Society

 
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

Lebanese raise funds for education

26 July 2019

The Southern African Lebanese Chamber of Commerce (SALCOC) organized a Lebanese luncheon to raise funds for the South African Lebanese Education Advancement Foundation (SALEAF) on the occasion of the visit of the renowned Lebanese Chef Joe Barza to South Africa on the invitation of Marble restaurant.

Barza is world-renowned for his championing of Lebanese cuisine and has over 30 years of experience in the industry, including hosting Top Chef. His culinary philosophy is sharing the message of Lebanese cooking with the world. He moved from Lebanon to South Africa in the 1980's where he spent six years working as a chef, and it is here, in Hillbrow, that his career began.

 

 

Photo: Celebrity Presenter Leanne Manas with Chef Joe Barza

The Embassy of Lebanon and  Mr. Kabalan Frangieh, Ambassador of Lebanon was at the heart of the event bringing together different associations of the Lebanese Community in South Africa.

Amongst the guests were the Ambassadors of the Holy See, Panama, Uruguay, Sweden, Portugal, Spain, Belgium, Ukraine, Vice Superior Reverend Father Jean Yammine and the Reverend fathers. Present as well were Mr. Alan Kourie and Mr. Sean Tarry.

The founders of SALEAF were honored during the event to show gratitude for their work in the Foundation and for their contribution to help fund tuition fees of students of Lebanese descent.

 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
_________________________________________________

February/March 2020

 
 
.
_________________________________________________

Translater


 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

  
 
 
 
 

 
 
                                                     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

<|> <|> Indonesian Tourism responds to Millennials and wins Award 8 October 2019 "The challenge to the tourism world is not getting easier. It is not only the global economic slowdown, but also a change in... <|> A MEMORIAL, CORONATION, ENGAGEMENT AND A WEDDING: A ROYAL AFFAIR by Stella Sigcau 15 October 2019 September and October months were very busy in the royal calendars throughout South Africa... <|> Culture and Heritage Tourism Boost the Economy of the Mpondo Kingdom Mbotyi and Mngazi 15 October 2019 By Stella Sigcau Mpondo Kingdom is known for its cultural richness, beautiful... <|> SADC enhances cooperation with Indonesia 15 October 2019 ”Indonesia is ready to be part of the African development, especially in the southern African region” Photo: Ambassador of the Republic... <|> A rising star ready to make it internationally by Stella Sigcau 16 October 2019 Azemahle Lwanda Matebese a 13 year old, grade 8 scholar from Durban Girls High School has had a passion for dancing... <|> Korea calls for ease of doing business in SA 2 October 2019 This year marks Korea’s 4,352nd anniversary since its national foundation, and the 71st anniversary of its Armed Forces Day. In South... <|> Russia-Africa look to deepen scientific ties 14 October 2019 With a week to go until the first ever Russia-Africa Summit, Russia has emphasised the need to expand and deepen scientific ties between... <|> SA, Nigeria commit to condusive business environment 4 October 2019 The governments of South Africa and Nigeria have committed to creating a conducive business environment that will make it easier... <|>
© copyright 2011-2017| The Diplomatic Society| All Rights Reserved.