Benefit Concert Announcement

Wallingford, CT – Benefit Concert for Bawa – May 20, 2017

Banjos, Bands, and More …

A Benefit Concert for the Bawa Health Initiative featuring …
The Elm City Banjo Society • Praise Band—First Congregational Church • Kyle Brazauski, Piano
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM at First Congregational Church
23 South Main Street in Wallingford, CT

The Elm City Banjo Society brings its toe-tapping vaudeville, riverboat, jazz and Broadway music to this concert to support medical staffing as the Bawa Health Initiative prepares to open the now completed Sophine Awounke Community Health Center in Bawa. Cameroon. Come and enjoy the 13 banjos, clarinet, trombone ,and drums of the Elm City Banjos, the beat of the Praise Band … and more

No advance tickets will be sold, but a donation will be received to support the Bawa Health Initiative.

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The church is fully accessible.

West Coast Summer Soccer Camp 2016

Fundraising Summer Soccer Camp

Sponsored by Ellensburg Pediatrics, SHIRTWORKS, SUBWAY, and Utopia Frozen Yogurt of Ellensburg, WA – Each Camper will receive a free Camp T-shirt and free frozen yogurt!

After hosting more than 90 campers last year, the Bawa Health Initiative is happy to organize another soccer camp this summer. It is a great opportunity for your child to combine community service and acquisition of soccer skills. The Bawa Health Initiative is a 501c (3) nonprofit organization working to improve the life of people in rural Cameroon, Africa.

Who: 5-13 year-old Boys & Girls
When: July 18 – 21
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Ages 5-8
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Ages 9-13
Where: Ellensburg High School Soccer Field

Minimum Donation: $35 per child

Staff includes experienced coaches based in Ellensburg:
Jim Engeland, Morgan Middle School Girls & Ellensburg Fire Head Coach
Blaise Dondji Ellensburg Fire Assistant Coach

Proceeds support a Primary Health Clinic Project in Bawa, Cameroon, Africa

2016 Bawa Soccer Camp

West Coast Dinner – April 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Aviator Lane, off Kittitas Hwy. (between Rd. 6 and N. Ferguson Rd.)
Minimum donation $40 per Adult & $5 per Child (5 yrs & up) by 4/29
Or $50 per Adult after 4/29

Free Wine!!!

Proceeds support the Primary Health Clinic Project in the village of Bawa, Cameroon, Africa
Purchase Tickets by calling 509 962 8472 or 509 925 1788

Childcare provided – Donations accepted

Traditional Cameroon Cuisine, Live Auction
Bawa Health Initiative Presentation & Project Updates
By Dr. Blaise Dondji, PhD, Co-Founder & Biology Professor at CWU
Performance by the Dance Group, TusuyPeru & Choir
Sponsored by Advantage Dirt Contractors ( & Kelleher Motor Company (

Cameroon Dinner Menu – April 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Cameroon Dinner Menu
Peanut Soup
Peanut base, seasoned with tomato, mushrooms, garlic, onion & parsley
Riz Bouilli
Slow-cooked rice, with mixed vegetables and seasoned with sauté onion & tomato
Fresh Mushrooms & sauté spinach served with boiled corn meal
Poulet Braisé
Seasoned grilled chicken drumstick with mild or hot spice
Frites de Plantain
Fried ripe/sweet plantains
Free Wine
Oranges, watermelon, strawberries and brownies
Cameroon Coffee, Cameroon Tea & Juice

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