Fri Aug 17, 2018
Michel Issa Foundation (MIF) and the Fishermen Cooperation Organize the Inauguration of the Statue of Our Lady Of the Seas at Amchit Seaport

Under the patronage and in the presence of his Beatitude the Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi and in the presence of his Excellency the Maronite Bishop of Jbeil Michel Aoun, Michel Issa Foundation for Local Development (MIF) in coordination with the Fishermen Cooperation in Amchit is organizing a mass specified to inaugurate a large statue of Our Lady of the Seas on top of Amchit seaport. This event will be attended by Amchit residents and a large number of officials and key figures from the region.

  • Date & Time: Friday the 17th of August 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Amchit seaport

* The invitation is public. Click here to open the invitation card.
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This initiative comes in line with MIF's contribution to local development as it motivates local sailors to remain in their hometowns and pursue their fishing profession as their main source of income, while also promoting traditions and culture in the area.

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* Check video and album of pics showing the transportation and installation process of the statue, in an atmosphore of joy and enthusiasm. This initiative has received a very positive feedback, which explains the wide coverage over the local media channels.

* In the Media: Jbeil TodayJbeil Daily News (1)Mina AmchitAl Tanchi2a lmasihiy AmchitBaraket l eddis CharbelTayyar.orgTele Lumiere (Noursat)-                            Lebanese Forces- OTV Reportage- VDL 93.3 MHz interview- Jbeil Daily News (2)- Mariam TV promospot- Power FM promospot- Sawt El Mada interview-                  Mariam TV interview