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Christmas Bazaar broke record, again

THE LATEST edition of the Christmas Bazaar has confirmed its reputation as one of the most popular fund-raising pre-Christmas events in Slovakia. Its 23rd year, held in Bratislava on November 24, raised €91,791, the International Women’s Club of Bratislava (IWCB) said.

THE LATEST edition of the Christmas Bazaar has confirmed its reputation as one of the most popular fund-raising pre-Christmas events in Slovakia. Its 23rd year, held in Bratislava on November 24, raised €91,791, the International Women’s Club of Bratislava (IWCB) said.

While last year the event raised €85,000, since its inception in 1990, the IWCB Christmas Bazaar has raised nearly €972,000 in total.

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