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Fundraising event for surviving children of Catherine Dingle


Please join the Filipino Community in our efforts to “End Violence in our Community” MEMORIAL VIGIL & RALLY IN HONOR OF CATHERINE E. DINGLE (a fundraiser event and awareness to End Violence in our Community) Wednesday, June 9, 2010 – Hilo, Hawaii

MORNING EVENT (10:00am – 5:00pm)
10am – 5pm ……Vigil Observance of Catherine Dingle
…….sale of bake goods, water, donated food, etc.
10:00 – 10:30am …..Sign Waving (front of Mooheau Park)
10:30 – 11:30………Singing (Hilo Baptist Church/Pastor N. Eder)
11:30 – 12:30………Rosary (Filipino Prayer Group/Andrea Barrios)
12:30 – 1:00pm…….Moment of Reflection & fellowship
1:00 – 2:00pm ….….Moment of Reflection & fellowship
2:00 – 3:00pm ……..Moment of Reflection & fellowship
3:00 – 3:30pm………Keahi Kahiapo
4:00 – 5:00pm…….Music by NYR (winner of Battle of the Band)

AFTERNOON EVENT (5:00pm – 9:00pm)
5:00 – 5:30……..SIGN WAVING (form human chain from Bus stop to Soccer field)
5:30 – 6:00…….Celebration of Life of CATHERINE ESTEVES DINGLE
Blossom Gebin (cousin)
Ditas Udani
Helen Tadeo
Other friends who want to contribute
6:00 – 7:00…Guest Speakers/Introduction of Resources&Support Groups in East Hawaii
1) Mayor Billy Kenoi
2) Family Violence InterAgency Committee (Roxanne Aburamen)
3) Alternative to Violence (ATV)(Haunani?)
4) Women’s Shelter (Denby Toci)
5) HPD Victims Assistance (Lillian Tavares)
6) Prosecutor’s Office (Jeff Malate, Deputy Prosecutor)
7) Ray Torres on “Men Against Violence”
8) Men of Strenght (Zach Street)
9) Day Day Hopkins (introduction of vision of a Filipino Resource Center)
10) Lolita Paranada, MSW (Filipina experienced in working with DV victims)
11)  Domestic Harmony (Star Newland)

7:00 – 7:30…Vigil Procession from Mooheau Park to Soccer Field (Led by Fr. Sam – St. Joseph Catholic Church. Fr to say a prayer at the makeshift memorial site at Soccer field) (Candles will be provided by Women’s Shelter – Denby Toci)

7:45 –7:55….Divina Medeiros “Imagine” by J. Lennon
Surprise #
8:00 – 8:05….Moment of Silence for other victims of violence Read out names (Denby has names)

8:05 – 9:00pm….Interfaith sharing of Prayers of hope and healing for the family & community
Pastor Renee Godoy…Glad Tiding
Fr. Sam……St. Joseph Catholic Church
Pastor Eder…Hilo Baptist Church
Pastor Eliseo Pelayo
Sister Elena Bugarin

One Response to “Fundraising event for surviving children of Catherine Dingle”

  1. Concerned citizen says:

    Why do they always post press releases like this the DAY of the event.. in this instance, 2 MINUTES before the start of it???! How are we supposed to find out about these events, if we are not in the "word of mouth" circle? Come on, Hilo, get with it!! Not all of us stay on Hawaiian time…


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