Raindrop NW Houston Branch Iftar Dinner

DSC 5367On Thursday, July 10th, Raindrop Turkish House Northwest branch hosted an iftar dinner for friends and neighbors at WFUD Building. It was a great opportunity for everyone to meet new people and spend great time with the family in a friendly multicultural environment. About hundred and thirty people attended the dinner.

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Raindrop Turkish House was home to World Refugee Day of Houston Festival

 

refugee 16Raindrop Turkish House Houston was home to World Refugue Day of Houston Festival on Saturday June 21, 2014 from 3:00 pm. to 7:00 pm. Festival was filled with cultural entertainment, children activities, cultural activities, cultural food, and educational activities.

Congresswomen Shelia Jackson Lee attended the event and shared her remarks with the large audience. Beside her, Houston City Council members Mike Laster and Richard Nguyen and Consul General of Pakistan Afzaal Mahmood were in attenence.

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Fundraising Reception for Soma and Bosnia held at Raindrop Turkish House in Houston

 

donation 28The Fundraising Reception for Soma and Bosnia was held on Friday, June 13th at the Turquoise Center in Houston, Texas. The event, which was organized by Embrace Relief, Turquoise Council of Americans and Eurasians, Raindrop Foundation, Bosnian Cultural Center, Dialogue Institute of Southwest, Houston-Istanbul Sister City Association, and Texas Turkish American Chamber of Commerce, was held to raise awareness about the impact and aftermath of two major disasters which occurred in the past month, a mining disaster in Soma in Manisa, Turkey and severe flooding throughout Bosnia. The mining disaster in Soma claimed the lives of 301 miners while the floods in Bosnia also claimed numerous lives and caused extensive property and infrastructural damage in many parts of the country.

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A Memorable Trip to Turkey with Austin ISD Global Studies Program

0C4198B6-95CF-4702-A7AB-6F78221DB70ARaindrop Foundation collaborated with the Austin ISD Global Studies Program in implementing a trip-to-Turkey educational and cultural exchange program between May 17 and 25, 2014. A total of 89 participants visited a variety of sites in Turkey’s three provinces, namely Istanbul, Bursa and Izmir. The group was comprised of mostly senior students in the AGS program and their teachers and chaperones from Raindrop Foundation.

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Coffee Night with Margaret Perry

img 8727  1401908769 51701 1Raindrop Women's Association had an another memorable and fun Coffee Night before the summer break. It was also a meaningful night because all the profit was sent to tornado victims ın Arkansas.

After a very large and delicious dinner as always, the night began with Margaret Perry's, the director of the Armstrong Community Music School, speech. She talked about music education for all ages and surprised the audience with the real life examples of how early this education begins and how it effects our lives. She also talked about using music as a way of healing physically or mentally effected patients.
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