VATAN is a charitable organization with a Tax ID number of EIN: 90-0340728

THANKS TO OUR GOLD SPONSOR


THANKS TO OUR GOLD SPONSOR


4/13/2014, Sunday, Let's Celebrate Children's Day and Easter


Dear VATAN Family,

Let's celebrate Children's Festival and Easter,and also help to “The Lighthouse Shelter in Oxnard,CA” for women and children.

At the picnic ,we will serve pizza,salad and soft drinks. Desserts and fruits welcome. We will have a bounce house, face painter, egg hunt and more surprise for the kids...

We will be collecting Canned food (beans, veggies, tuna, fruit),pasta, pasta sauce, rice, flour, sugar, peanut butter, applesauce, granola bars, cereal, toys, and other basic necessities to take to the shelter. We will be there on Easter (April 20th) to give the items and share their special day .

See you on Sunday, April 13th at 2 pm.

Don't forget your hat and sunscreen!!! Also please bring your chair and blanket.

Where: Dos Vientos Neighborhood Park 4850 Via Andrea Newbury Park, CA 91320

PLEASE RSVPuntil 4/10/14



Dear VATAN Community.

Tomorrow is women's day, this week is women's week. this month is women's month. We at VATAN celebrate all women, all our mothers, grandmothers, sisters, daughters by extending a helping hand to women in Turkey and here in Ventura County.

VATAN donated both to Cagdas Yasam Dernegi and Degisim Lederleri Dernegi in Turkey because both support to turn Turkish Girls into well educated women. If you want to yourself donate either one of these groups, you can do it through VATAN organization.

Here, in our adapted country, we as VATAN community will help women's shelters in our area, again helping woman on the road to self sufficient lives. We will be collecting toys, food, diapers and other basic necessities to take to shelters. Please follow us at facebook, our website www.vatan-sc.org, or through our newsletters.again helping woman on the road to self sufficient lives. We will be collecting toys, food, diapers and other basic necessities to take to shelters. Please follow us at facebook, our website www.vatan-sc.org, or through our newsletters.
 
Vega Sankur
 
VATAN - Ventura County American Turkish Association
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"VATAN" Ventura County American Turkish Association is founded for educational and cultural reasons. It is a chapter of American Turkish Association of Southern California (ATASC) and thus recognized as a charitable organization by the IRS.
 
 
 

Dear VATAN Community,

VATAN had 2014 BOD elections on Dec 28 during the Holiday Party. The food was delicious, company good, lots of children: next generation of Turkish Americans. The new VATAN Board had first meeting on January 13th and decided on the various Board positions.

President: Vega Sankur
Vice-President: Beril Hamsioglu
Secretary: Seher Dagdeviren Doymaz
Social Chair: Ebru Dilara Gurel
Treasurer: Hikmet Ucok
Member at Large: Nilufer Yasa
Member at Large: Behcet Kaya

We are looking forward to a very active year: preparing meaningful events for our community, educating public about Turkey, finding opportunities for charitable activities here and in Turkey, and overall help all Turkish Americans and friends of Turkey to have a home to get together.
We again wish you a Happy New Year, and hope to see you amongst us in 2014.

VATAN Board

 

 
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