A dinner to benefit The Crosby Fund for Haitian Education will be hosted by the Ladies Benevolent Society of the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, 2 Ferry Road, Old Lyme in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, March 23, at 5 p.m.
The premier of a documentary film created by Rob Shook on education in the Artibonite Valley will be shown. Shook’s photos of his recent trip to Haiti will also be on display.
The Crosby Fund for Haitian Education was founded in 2004, by the Rev. Rebecca Crosby and her husband Ted. The Fund provides scholarships for primary students in Haiti and more recently includes secondary, and post students to prepare them for professional careers.
Dinner donations start at $10 per person. Checks should be made payable to The Crosby Fund for Haitian Education. Seating is limited. Reservations required. Call the church office at 860.434.8686 to make reservations or for more information.