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"Let God arise! and let His enemies b scattered..."
Christ is risen ! Indeed He is risen!

April 2000

Behalf of our First-Hierarch, His Eminence Metropolitan Vitaly, the Executive Committee and all donors ,  we greet you with the Holy Feast of Christ's Resurrection and extend our best wishes of good health and spiritual joy to all.

The Fund for Assistance is appealing for Pascha Donations

  • for the support of our monasteries and convents
  • in the Holy Land and other countries
  • for the development of seminary education
  • and missionary activity
  • for the dissemination of spiritual and
  • community-related literature
  • for the support of Orthodox education ~
  • among our children
  • for our participation in the spiritual revival of Russia
  •  for the support of the Synod of Bishop's Chancery
  •  for the support of newly-forming parishes throughout our diaspora
  • for the support of church-related endeavors


Please, also remember the Church in your will.

The Annual Meeting of the Fund for Assistance took place on Sunday, April 9, 2000 in the presence of Bishop Gabriel in the Synod's me in New York City after the liturgy. All members of the Executive mmitt were reelected with minor changes among full and alternate members The financial report was approved and is attached to this appeal.

The Fund for Assistance would like to bring to the attention of all donors and friends:

The Fund for Assistance is appealing for volunteer helpers for office work at our headquarters in NYC.

he Fund for Assistance expresses its deep gratitude to all those who respond to our appeals and the needs of  the Church.

Please write checks to "Fund for Assistance" (in US currency) and forward to the above address.