International Airlines To Be Applauded as
Tsunami Docs Return from
The pre-benefit press-conference is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 22 at at the Harvard Club. It will feature the airlines which have assisted Orphans International (OI) in its formation, including Air France, sponsor of the benefit which will follow; China Airlines (
"I began Orphans International from my
Orphans International America has received bi-partisan support from civil and government officials such as former president Bill Clinton, Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Senators Chuck Schumer and Hillary Clinton, and Representatives Carolyn Maloney and Charlie Rangel. Diplomats from The Dominican Republic,
OI's mission is "Raising Global Citizens" and OI's children remain in their native countries to become educated to their fullest potential and then help move their countries forward; OI does not place children for adoption in
Tickets to the benefit are $100 in advance and $110 at the door. More detailed information is available on OI's website, www.oiww.org; the organization's monthly e-newsletter is available on-line. Last year less than 3% of OI America’s income was spent on management. OI America is designated as a 501(c) 3 organization by the IRS. For information, write firstname.lastname@example.org.
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