Kosovo Charity Banquet

Serbian Orthodox Church in USA and Canada - Western American Diocese

His Grace Bishop MAXIM Cordially invites you to

A Kosovo Charity Banquet

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

at the
Saint Sava Church
1640 South San Gabriel Blvd.
San Gabriel, California

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