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A Tribute to Friendship

In 2005, the Kuwait-America Foundation raised over $1 million to benefit USA for UNHCR in its efforts to assist Iraqi refugees, mainly women and children, wishing to return home.

At the “Tribute to Friendship” gala held on March 9, 2005, Former Secretary of State Colin Powell and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie were the Guests of Honor and Humanitarian Award recipients; world-renowned musician and composer Marvin Hamlisch performed; and CNN’s Paula Zahn served as Master of Ceremonies.

Guests of Honor UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie and General Colin Powell
Guests of Honor UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie and General Colin Powell
KAF Chairman, Dr. Hassan Al-Ebraheem presenting Humanitarian Award to Angelina Jolie
KAF Chairman, Dr. Hassan Al-Ebraheem presenting Humanitarian Award to Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie with members of The Children’s Chorus of Washington Concert Chorus
Angelina Jolie with members of The Children’s Chorus of Washington Concert Chorus

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Cover of the Event Program for a Tribute to Friendship Event Program for a Tribute to Friendship (PDF 1.1Mb)


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