Food distribution honors Bekim Maloku

(l-r) Aleksander Nilaj, president of Albanian American Open Hand Association, Mond Bollo, Ermira Caci, Shpresa Maloku Bekimis, Ali Bennour, Engjell Gjuraj, Pjeter Prenaj, Kristo Nago and Teuta Bollo.
Photo by Miriam Quin

A memorial event was held for the late Bekim Maloku on Saturday, December 17.

To honor Maloku’s memory, the Albanian American Open Hand Association distributed food to over 400 people with special needs.

The event, at the EZ Grill, was sponsored by Maloku’s mother Shpresa Rizai Maloku through Aleksander Nilaj of AAOHA, International Food Market and Tony Musaj and his family.

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Children with some of the donated food.
Photo by Miriam Quin

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