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2nd Annual Interfaith IFTAR Potluck Dinner

posted May 26, 2017, 5:20 AM by Alice Hyatt   [ updated Aug 7, 2017, 6:44 AM ]


Where:        Our Lady of Refuge Church (2020 Foster Avenue)

When:          Thursday June 22, 2017 at 7:30pm

Sponsored by the Interfaith Coalition of Brooklyn -- EMJC, OLR, Turkish Cultural Center, American Council of Minority Women, COPO, Congregation Beth Emeth

Please prepare and bring any one of the following:

·        Salad

·        Soup/Appetizers

·        Main Course

·        Side Dishes

·        Dessert


1.     Dishes can be vegetarian, dairy, chicken, fish, meat, NO PORK and should be labeled, clearly, in disposable trays (prepare each dish for 10-15 people)

2.     Bring receipts for reimbursement for ingredients.

3.     This is a family friendly event – children welcome.

4.     Also, please bring:

·        A canned, packaged non-perishable healthy food donation for the OLR food pantry

·        A beverage (NO ALCOHOL!)

This is a wonderful opportunity to share and experience different foods from a variety of cultures…to participate in this important daily experience of breaking the Ramadan fast each evening after sundown, to get to know other Brooklynite neighbors, and to continue to reach out and build the Interfaith Coalition of Brooklyn.

Please RSVP to Laurie Bassi,, 303-981-1526, by June 16 with the names of those who will be attending, and the dish you will be bringing.  Also, if you are able to help with set up (at 5:30) or cleanup afterwards, please let Laurie know.