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Events & Activities


ARTS AND CRAFTS FOR MISSIONARY PROJECTS

Mission Fund intends to collect works of art and crafts from artists, craftsmen or establishments producing such works and who would be willing to donate one (or more) of their works towards one of the many missionary projects which are carried out by Mission Fund in various poor countries throughout the globe. The first project, which shall be in the Philippines, will consist in the building of decent accommodation for some of the poorest amongst the poor living in inhumane shelters and surroundings.

The following are some of the donated works of art:


BARBEQUE BY THE SEA


GRAND LOTTERY


 

 


 

GRAND LOTTERY 2016 – RESULTS

The Grand Lottery was drawn on Sunday 25 September 2016 at 10.00 am at the Mission Fund office in the presence of a representative from the Lottery Department. The results were as follows:

Prize Description Winner
1st Prize Voucher for € 1,000 for Malta to Malta cruise for 2 persons from Orange Travel Group Angelo Lia
2nd Prize Porcelain dinner set for 6 persons Seb. Fenech
3rd Prize Voucher for € 500 from Europa Tours Mary Micallef
4th Prize Television 40” Thomson Full HD from Ultimate L Farrugia
5th Prize Washing Machine Ocean automatic from Ultimate Mary Debono
6th Prize One night stay for 2 persons in a deluxe room on B & B basis at the Preluna Hotel & Spa Joyce Debono
7th Prize Weekend break for 2 persons on B & B basis at the Preluna Hotel & Spa A Azzopardi
8th Prize Digital camera Fujifilm from Ciancio Ltd Joe Busuttil
9th Prize À La Carte meal for 2 persons at Fortina Restaurant M Catania
10th Prize Hair Straightener, Crimper and Hot Brush at Abela Enterprises Joseph Rizzo
11th Prize Sony 3D Blue Ray Player from Ultimate Maria Bellizzi
12th Prize Sunday Lunch for 2 persons at Flavours Restaurant, Radisson Resort & Spa Golden Sands together with Morphy Richards toaster Madeleine Quattromani
13th Prize Vacuum Cleaner Delonghi Colombina Stick from Ultimate G Saliba
14th Prize Imetec Professional Max Iron from Abela Enterprises Miriam Baluci
15th Prize Voucher for € 100 for a photo session at Agius Photo Studio A Fenech
16th Prize One 4 All Gift Voucher for € 100 Maria Galea
17th Prize Voucher for € 100 for a photo session at Agius Photo Studio Marlene Calleja
18th Prize Voucher for € 100 from Scotts Supermarket E Saliba
19th Prize Colour roots and blow dry hair treatment at Prive Hairdressing N Cachia
20th Prize Candy Microwave Oven with Grill L Pulis
21st Prize Electric Blanket from Abela Enterprises together with Pizza for 2 persons at Sardinella Restaurant R Farrugia
22nd Prize 5 Pilates lessons from Bodyworks together with Pizza for 2 persons at Fortizza Bar & Restaurant M Fenech
23rd Prize Silver Package Membership at Platinum Health & Fitness together with Cutlery set from Cose Casa C D’Amato


PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES

Mission Fund organised two pilgrimages to Lourdes from 26 August to 1 September and from 31 August to 6 September.  The group participated in daily Holy Eucharist and visited the Boly mill (where Bernardette was born), the Parish Church (where she was baptised), the Cachot (where she lived) and other places of interest. Excursions were also held to Pau, Gavarnie, Artouste, Col du Pourtalet, Pont d’Espagne and Parc Animalier des Pyrenees. All proceeds were in aid of our missionaries.


BARBEQUE AT PARADISE BAY HOTEL

Mission Fund organised a barbeque at Paradise Bay Hotel, Cirkewwa on Friday 12th August 2016 at 8.00 pm.  All proceeds, amounting to €1,007, were in aid of our missionaries.

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DAY TOUR TO SICILY

Mission Fund organised a day tour to Sicily on Saturday 2nd July 2016. The tour included visits to Marzamemi (a typical fishing village), Noto (a UNESCO world heritage site) and Syracuse. The group were entertained to a typical Sicilian lunch (consisting of 20 types of antipasto, pasta with sauce, local meat, fruit, water, wine, coffee or liquor) All proceeds were be in aid of Maltese and Gozitan missionaries.

Sicily 2016


ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Annual General Meeting was held on Tuesday 10th May 2016. The President Ms Sylvia Ebejer, while welcoming those present, spoke about the work undertaken by the Mission Fund towards hundreds of Maltese and Gozitan missionaries working in about 40 countries throughout the globe.  The financial statements for the year 2015 were presented by the external auditor Mr Kenneth Swain and approved.  An election for the new committee was held with the following result:

Spiritual Director:               Fr Marcellino Micallef OFM

President:                             Charles Decelis

Vice-President:                     Frans Scicluna

Secretary:                              John Sammut

Assistant Secretary:             Sylvia Ebejer

Treasurer:                             Philip Micallef

Assistant Treasurer:            Joe Mifsud

Public Relations Officer:     Nancy Micallef

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TEA TOMBOLA

Mission Fund organised a Tea Tombola on Sunday 15 May 2016 at 3.30 pm the Imperial Hotel, Sliema. All proceeds were in aid of our missionaries.

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BUFFET LUNCH

Mission Fund organized a Sunday Lunch at the Dolmen Resorts Hotel in Qawra. Over 100 guests attended and all enjoyed the occasion. Being one week before Mother’s Day, all mothers were presented with a carnation.

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NOMINATIONS FOR NATIONAL WORKER AND NATIONAL VOLUNTEER

Ms Yvonne Borg Cardona, Mission Fund office secretary, was nominated for the National Worker of the Year 2015.

Yvonne nomination

Philip Micallef, Mission Fund Treasurer, was also nominated for the National Volunteer of the Year.

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