April 8, The Sixth Annual Friendship Festival: A Full Success Thanks to…

Dear Friends,

Thanks to your enthusiastic participation, the annual Friendship Festival at Oberlin became the best one compared to previous festivals. The following people deserve deep appreciations for helping the organization:

Religion Department: Cindy Chapman, Brenda Hall

Oberlin Friendship Circle: Grover Neville, Mohit Dubey, Helene Tiley, Toetie Zwart, and Delaviz Eftekhar

Kendal: Alan Carroll and John Elder and his wife Ann

Conservatory: Julie Lin, Jude Park, Amal Ghulam, Raffi Bodin, Giovanni Bertoni

Oberlin City Council: Bryan Burgess, Sharon Soucy, and Oberlin Mayor Ronnie Rimbert

Office of Lorain’s Mayor: Louise Kilbane, Mayor Chase Ritenauer

Beads Paradise: Ruth Chafenburg, Stephanie Clawson, Adaline Grame

Harvard Medical School: Taher Moderessi

Office of Spiritual and Religious Affairs: David Dorsey

Together, we are part of a legacy of cross cultural, cross religious, cross political and cross racial friendship that is much needed in our troubled world.

Thank you

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