Women of General Hold Raffle in Support of “Our Little Roses” Girls

Women of General is holding a raffle of a pair of theatre tickets to the American premier of an all-woman performance of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar to raise funds for Our Little Roses Ministries in Honduras, a home and school for abused, homeless, and orphaned girls, infants to age 18.

Little Roses GirlsOur Little Roses Ministries, or Ministerios Nuestras Pequeñas Rosas as it is called in Spanish, began in 1988 with a vision of hope given to Dr. Diana Frade, wife of Bishop Leo Frade of Southeast Florida Diocese.  At present, Our Little Roses serves 65 girls, who consider themselves “sisters”. Through education, mental and health care, good nutrition, and Christian love,  they are being prepared and empowered for living active and productive lives. The results of God’s blessings have already been realized by the successful lives of girls who have already graduated.

Our Little Roses Ministries also offers extended ministries, including  a housing project for poor single mothers with a literacy program, a community bilingual school, the Jubilee Center for justice issues, and a Spanish language immersion program for interested students, clergy, mission and medical workers.

What are we raffling?

  • A pair of theatre tickets – valued at $90.00 – to the American premiere of an all-woman performance of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar on Thursday, October 10, 8:00pm, at the cutting edge St. Ann’s Warehouse, Brooklyn. The production has received terrific reviews, including from The New York Times.
  • Raffle tickets purchased before September 19th are only $8!
  • Increase your chances to win and purchase 3 raffles for only $16!
  • After September 19th tickets are $10 or 3 for $25.
  • Payment: Cash only.
  • To purchase raffle tickets, please see Kat Killian or Joanne Izzo, co-leaders of Women of General.
  • Drawing will be held at the Matriculation Dinner, October 3rd.

The raffle is made possible by the generosity of two friends of Women of General who have donated the tickets. They wish to remain anonymous, but please say a prayer of gratitude for them!

The Raffle is open to everyone at GTS, friends of GTS, or anyone you know who might be interested in purchasing a ticket! Please help Women of General support God’s children in Honduras!