|BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chair, Education Subcommittee
Goodwill Ambassador - Cultural Arts
Public Affairs Chief
Chair, Health & Sanitation Subcommittee
Alpha Jabbie, Southern U.S.A.
National Coordinating Director
Abdul Iscandari, Midwest U.S.A.
Patrick Jackson, Southwest U.S.A.
Rosamond Luke, Canada
Eugenia Chinsman, Krio Descendants Union
Associate Executive Director
Hamjat Jallomy Bah
April 7, 2016
Mr. Michael F. Kallon
Dear Mr. Kallon,
On behalf of the officers and members of the National Organization for Sierra
Leoneans in North America (NOSLINA) I am pleased to inform you that you have
been selected to receive the NOSLINA Humanitarian Leadership Award at our
Annual Awards Gala and Independence Anniversary Celebrations. The event will
be held Saturday May, 7, 2016, at 8:00 PM at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 8727
Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910.
Each year NOSLINA solicits nominations from across the United States of
individuals who have excelled in enhancing the wellbeing of Sierra Leoneans. The
Humanitarian Leadership Award is our organizationís highest award for these
efforts. To be nominated for it is recognition by various individuals and groups
that you have made a profound contribution that has enhanced the name of Sierra
Leone and the welfare of its peoples. This award is an affirmation of your signal,
unique, and exemplary contributions. It bestows on you the distinction and esteem
held by those whose lives you have touched. For this we are pleased to honor you.
We would be most honored if you would attend our event to receive in person this
public pronouncement and recognition of your distinguished service. You will be
presented with a plaque and will be invited to offer two minutes of an acceptance
speech that embodies the kind of person you are and the inspiration that has guided
your public service. You and your guest will be seated at a reserved table. We
would also like you to inform your relatives, friends, and well-wishers of this
event and urge them to attend to give you an appropriate public commendation.
Tickets are priced at $70.00 Single and $100.00 Patron.
In order to help ensure that all of your needs, as pertaining to the upcoming event
are met, NOSLINA Executive Director Suna Nallo will serve as your Ambassador.
Please feel free to contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Ms. Nallo also may be
reached via phone at 410-412-4311. Once again, congratulations on your selection
for this award and we look forward to seeing you and your guest and friends at the
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel on Saturday May 7 at 8:00 PM.
With Highest Esteem,
Dr. John Davies-Cole
Revitalizing Communities For A Better Sierra Leone