NBS Board and Staff Banquet
111 members of board, staff and retired teachers and their families gathered in the Durr Hall in a rainy evening on the Thursday the 20th of December 2012 for the Annual Christmas Banquet.
After dinner the program started with a prayer from Rev. Hatem Shehadeh to be followed with teachers Lily Khouri and Katie Marjeya as well as board member Tony Yamini leading Christmas carols. Then Staff members Elizabeth Shehadeh, Randy Green and Abir Mansour shared about the Christmas Story in the eyes of Elizabeth, the shepherds and Simeon accordingly.
Then General Director of NBS Botrus Mansour shared about the George Laty Offering and how about 35,000 Shekel were collected this year and distributed to 57 needy families as well as gifts contributed by the Primary School students to needy children in the West bank.
Then Mr. Mansour and Newly elected Board Chairman Mr. Najed Azzam presented to NBS board chairman for the last 8 years Mr. Fuad Haddad a present as a token of appreciation for his faithful and dedicated service for NBS.
The last part of the banquet was conducted by teacher and Chaplain Manal Haddad with games and a humorous presentation of pictures of staff.
Administration with Mr. Fuad Haddad- from Right: Elizabeth Shehadeh, Suhail Rizik, Fuad Haddad, Anne Haddad and Botrus Mansour
Riyad and Manal Haddad
Rev. Hatem Shedeh leading in prayer.
From Left:Lily,Tony and Katie
Elizabeth Shehadeh sharing abot Elizabeth
Randy Green Sharing about the Shepherds
Abi Mansour Sharing about Semeon
Board with Mr. Haddad.From Right: Tony Yamini,Ehab Sayeg, Rev. Phil Hill,Nermine Haj, Ehab Elimi, Fuad Haddad, Najed Azzam and Botrus Mansour