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.


Past Events

Come: Eat: Celebrate: on May 30, 2015 the 3rd Annual Cameroon Dinner & Benefit Event in Ellensburg, WA

We invite you to the BawaHealth Initiative Cameroon Dinner on Saturday May 30, 2015 at 6:00p at Aviator Lane, off Kittitas HWY (between Rd. 6 and N. Ferguson Rd.). Requested donation for dinner is $30 for Adults & $5 for Kids (5 yrs and up) for advance tickets purchased prior to May 29. Adult tickets at the door are $40 for adults.

Funds for the Cause of Health
All proceeds support the construction of a Primary Health Clinic in the village of Bawa, Cameroon, Africa. Purchase Tickets by calling 509 962 8472 or 509 925 1788

An Evening Filled with Events
The Traditional Cameroon Dinner will also be accompanied by a Presentation on the mission of health being undertaken by the Bawa Health Initiative by co-founder Dr. Blaise Dondji, PhD., Co-founder & Biology Professor at CWU.

Dine as they do in Cameroon
The traditional meal will be shared by all who wish to partake:

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