Christmas Party

Get your holiday spirit on and join us for the Ramallah Club Family Christmas Party Saturday, December 14! Buy tickets during the November 10 Convention/General Assembly Meeting

Contact:
Nova Harb: (904) 327-2322 — novadharb@gmail.com
Tala Farah: (904) 238-4614 — talasfarah@gmail.com

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Community and GA Meeting

The next Community Convention Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, November 10 at 4:30 p.m. prior to the start of the General Assembly Meeting beginning at 6 p.m.

Come hear about the latest events being planned, who we’re targeting for Marketplace vendors, convention registration, the status on the keepsake ad book, sponsorships and pricing, and so much more!

We need everyone’s support. Please bring your ad book or sponsorship forms and commitments to the Meeting. Can’t find your forms? No worries. We will have extra copies of the forms available for your convenience.

We will be selling spaghetti dinners with meat sauce, salad, and garlic bread before and during the Convention Meeting. Stay in the know and plan on being there on Sunday, November 10 beginning at 4:30 p.m.

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Flapjack Fundraiser

Support our Youth Group! 
Buy Your Tickets in Advance on Thursday, October 17, from 6-8 p.m. at the Club or email/call Diane Rukab carrukab@comcast.net or call 904-993-7987.

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General Assembly Meeting

Join us for our next monthly General Assembly meeting this Sunday, October 6, at 6 p.m. The Youth Group will have their meeting at 5 p.m. 

Stay in the know, hear about the latest Convention plans, check out our fabulous newly renovated board room and visit with your family and friends! 

Bring you ideas, too! This is OUR Club and we want to hear from you!

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Convention Cocktail Reception

Our community has been hard at work planning for a successful 2020 AFRP Convention. 

Your Steering Committee cordially invites you to attend a cocktail reception at the Ramallah Club of Jacksonville on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 6 p.m.

At the reception, we will present sponsorship, ad book and marketplace opportunities. Heavy mezza and light refreshments will be served. 

Please click here to see our attached letter and packages.  We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, August 10 at 6 p.m.

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General Assembly Meeting

Join us on Sunday, August 4th at 6pm for our General Assembly Meeting. We will be talking about the upcoming 2020 Ramallah Convention.

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General Assembly Meeting

We’re Looking Ahead and We Need You!

Join us for a 2020 Ramallah Convention Update and stay for the General Assembly Meeting Sunday, July 14, beginning at 4 p.m.

Come hear the latest updates for our 2020 Convention; bring your ideas and thoughts on ways to make our Ramallah Convention the best one ever!

In his memory, the family of the late Randy Bateh will be selling falafel dinners with proceeds going to the Club. 

During the General Assembly Meeting, we will be voting on the recommendation to begin the Board Room renovations, and more. 

Youth Group meeting begins at 5 p.m. New and returning members are always welcome. Remember, we’re all family!

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General Assembly Meeting

Dear Ramallah American Club of Jacksonville Members,

Your attendance is requested at the next General Assembly Meeting on Sunday, July 14, at 6 p.m.

The officers and board are recommending to begin renovations to the existing board room at the Ramallah Club (See the notice below). The renovations include a two-door entryway, drywall, new ceiling tiles, and new flooring. 

Notice of Proposed Expenditures 
Pursuant to Article XI of our constitution, Acquisition and Disposition of Club Property – written or electronic notice of such meeting shall be mailed or emailed to all members at least five (5) days prior to such meeting. Over three-fourths of the club’s members must be in attendance at such meeting in order to take action with respect to real property, regardless of value, or other property having value in excess of $5,000.00.

This proposed expenditure relates to the remodeling of the Board Room at the Ramallah American Club of Jacksonville at 3130 Parental Home Road, Jacksonville, FL 32216. We will be voting on this at our General Assembly meeting which is scheduled on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at 6 p.m.

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GlobalJax Initiative

GlobalJax is an organization that works to break barriers and connect people from around the world with people in Jacksonville. Since 1990, they have assisted in bringing leaders, talented students and business owners from around the globe to meet their counterparts in Jacksonville. 

From July 10-24, a group of 11 teenagers, two mentors, and two chaperones from Iraq will visit Jacksonville.

GlobalJax reached out to the Ramallah Club for assistance in setting up visits to Arab-speaking businesses for tours, and are looking for host families for 1-2 teens for one week. The teens are top students in their class and are both Christian and Muslim.
This is a great opportunity to help these young people learn about Arab-operated successes in Jacksonville.

For more information contact Joy Batteh-Freiha at: jbfreiha@comcast.net

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Arab American Festival

The local chapter of the Arab American Cultural Center of Florida (AACC) is hosting the first Arab American Festival on Saturday, June 9, at the Riverside Arts Market in Jacksonville. 

Bring the entire family out for entertainment, food, art, and other items that showcase our cultural heritage.

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