Friends of LWR Annual Luncheon

42nd Annual Spring Luncheon

Friday, April 26, 2019

Avalon Banquets

1905 E. Higgins Rd., Elk Grove Village


Handicap accessible/ample parking

Arrive at 11:00 a.m. to view a display of Quilts, Care Kits and also purchase fair trade products.

Event begins promptly at 11:45.

Guest Speaker: Nicole Hark is LWR Deputy Regional Director for Asia & the Middle East, where she provides support to country programs with strategic planning and new partnerships, technical design for new programs, and regional humanitarian response initiatives. Nicole will be sharing “Stories from Syria” and highlighting how our support is reaching those affected by the war in Syria and neighboring countries. 

Reservations at $25 per person are due no later than April 12 (payable to Friends of Lutheran World Relief) and mailed to Olinda Fink, 215 Marengo Avenue, #2F; Forest Park, IL 60130-1611 (708.366.3585). Include the name, address and name of church for each person attending. Choice of entrée for each – indicate “V” for vegetarian, “C”  for chicken.

Lutheran World Relief is a ministry of U.S. Lutherans that affirm God’s love for all people and works to end poverty, injustice and human suffering around the world.  For more information about Friends of LWR: or contact Elizabeth Gotsch, president, at 847-272-4116.