2015 BIFOBA Homecoming Event
Fellow Old Boys:
The Executive Council (“Exco”) of Birch Freeman High School Old Boys Association (BIFOBA) rose from its series of meetings recently and having received a ratification of its Plans from the General House in the meeting of Sunday, 8th March, 2015, officially announce as follows:
(1) YEAR 2015 HOMECOMING EVENT
Date: Saturday, 25th April, 2015
Venue: BFHS’s New Auditorium
Time: 3.00 pm Prompt
Dress Code: Formal Dinner/Complete National Dressing
N10,000.00 per Couple
(2) NOMINATION FOR AWARDS/ADMITTANCE TO GUILD OF AWARDEES
- Nominations are formally declared open and will close by 12.00 midnight on Tuesday, 31st March, 2015.
- Nominations and Awards are open to all Old Boys worldwide who must be financial members of BIFOBA Headquarters in Nigeria or any of BIFOBA’s Chapters in diaspora.
- Awards are as usual categorized into:-
(a) Award of Excellence based on Careers/Achievements that have portrayed Birch Freeman High School and BIFOBA in good light.
(b) Award of Excellence based on Extraordinary Commitment to BFHS and BIFOBA’s Ideals.
(3) CELEBRATING SETS
The underlisted Class Sets will be celebrating “Special” years of leaving BFHS and performing their Thanksgiving Ceremonies during the 2015 Homecoming Event.
- 1975 Set - 40 years of leaving BFHS
- 1985 “ - 30 “ “ “ “
- 1990 “ - 25 “ “ “ “
- 1995 “ - 20 “ “ “ “
These Celebrating Class Sets are all gearing up for their Celebrations. The Sets’ Chairmen and/or Secretaries to please contact The “Global President” BIFOBA, MR. FEYI DINYO on 08034029800 immediately upon receipt of this e-mail to get briefings on and get acquainted with the Procedures for the Ceremonies while also receiving all materials/information concerning their Thanksgiving Celebrations.
BIFOBA Exco will also specially celebrate the 1965 set, being the pioneer set, to mark 50 years of their leaving BFHS.
(4) PROCUREMENT OF NEW BIFOBA BLAZERS
Giving the constant request for BIFOBA’s Blazers, a new set of light-weather fabric BIFOBA Blazers are currently being ordered from the United Kingdom, to arrive Nigeria a few days before the Homecoming 2015 Event.
Price per Blazer is
N30,000.00 per unit. Interested Old Boys should contact Mr. Olise Nwachukwu; BIFOBA’s Welfare Officer (08023469613, 08096603333) to place their orders stating their Blazer size in the UK size denomination.
(5) AUDITORIUM COMPLETION (FLOOR SCREEDING STAGE)
Exco requests assistance from all Old Boys towards, screeding of the Floor of the Auditorium such that our Dinner (and our Spouses’) attires are not messed up by the sand on the floor of the Auditorium.
No amount of contribution by Old Boys towards this laudable Auditorium Project completion is too small.All Old Boys are enjoined to be part of the Auditorium’s completion Programme through Donations that will be thankfully received and listed on the Auditorium’s Donors List.
All payments for each and all of the above items should be paid into BIFOBA’s Account detailed below:
BIRCH FREEMAN OLD BOYS ASSOCIATION
ACCOUNT NO: 1010228516
ZENITH BANK PLC
Old Boys are requested to please pay their Dinner Fees early to choose/secure vantage Seating Tables. Exco may not be able to guarantee Old Boys sitting with their Friends/Colleagues if payments are not made early enough.
Group Tables seating Ten (10) Old Boys per table can be booked early upon receipt of payments. Payments at the Venue Entrance will be rejected as Exco has no capacity for collecting Cash on Homecoming Events day.
The Executive Council (Exco) on behalf of BIFOBA members Globally wish all its members a successful and enjoyable Year 2015 Homecoming Events/Ceremonies.