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      CHAT for Change-Rise from Refuge Gala in Houston

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      September 14, 2019

      Saturday   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

      6400 High Star Drive
      Houston, Texas 77074

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      CHAT for Change-Rise from Refuge Gala

      Join Culture of Health - Advancing Together (CHAT) for its CHAT for Change-Rise from Refuge Gala, an annual fundraising event to support Houston’s immigrant and refugee communities on Saturday, September 14, 2019! The evening will include a keynote address from renowned “Tox Doc” Dr. Noreen Khan-Mayberry, the world’s first female Space Toxicologist, best-selling author and internationally acclaimed medical science expert. This exciting event will take place at 6:00 p.m. at the Southwest Multi Service Center, located at 6400 High Star Drive, Houston, TX 77074.

      CHAT works to foster the health and well-being of immigrant and refugee communities through education, arts, advocacy and access to care. One of the most diverse areas of the city commonly-called the most diverse city in the country, the Gulfton area is representative of Houston with a vibrant immigrant and refugee community. The gala will chronicle the incredible stories of the journey made by area families from Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Syria and other parts of the world to Houston.

      The celebration will feature Tanoura, an Egyptian folk-dance performance by Sal Maktoub and CHAT Academy students’ performance led by board member Shamsa Mangalji.

      Proceeds raised by CHAT for Change-Rise from Refuge Gala will benefit the CHAT year-round programs and services. These include tutoring services and enrichment activities for children, after-school and summer camp programs for local youth, Social Emotional Learning programs at local schools, ESL and technology classes for women, skills training and job resource guidance, and much more.

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      Cost: Payment required - General Admission Ticket -$100; General Admission Table - $800

      Categories: Kids & Family | Fundraising & Charity | Neighborhood

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