Thursday, March 4, 2010
If you are in the Washington DC metro area: please come and join us in a concerted effort via a celebration to help Chile's victims:
Auspiced by AgrupacionChile.org and with the help of the Chilean Embassy and the OAS:
This Saturday, March 6,
The event is called "Fuerza Chile" - "Stay Strong Chile" Saturday, March 6, 2010 at Westland Middle School, 5511 Massachusetts Ave, Bethesda MD 20816
Come help victims in Chile recover from the 8.8-magnitude earthquake that struck on Saturday and caused extensive damage and killed hundreds of people.
Local Chilean, Ecuadorian and Bolivian musical acts, along with Chilean empanadas, bread and desserts, will be featured in the fundraiser supporting Chile.
The free event is scheduled from 4 to 9 p.m.,
Donations will be taken and food will be available for purchase as well as a raffle which will include my lithograph PARA QUE NO ME OLVIDES, as well as a silent auction for this beautiful little ink and pencil mixed media piece: "Cachorritos" by Sergio and one of my original watercolors.
All donations will go to earthquake relief efforts.
We hope to see you there...and if you can not attend: please give to the Red Cross in Chile!
To learn more about Chile please go to this link and watch this short video