Mexican Fiesta – Fundraiser for Street Children of Chiapas, Mexico

  • Mexican style buffet
  • Entertainment
  • Dollar Auction
  • Presentation on Mayan children and families of Chiapas
  • Display and sale of small artifacts sold by Mayan street children

Time: Saturday, November 17, 6 pm
Location: Blockhouse School, 63 School Road, Blockhouse
Cost: by donation – suggesting $20.00

Our local Clinical Herbalist and active SSSVC member, Jeanette Poirier, will be volunteering for one month at Casa de las Flores, a centre for working street children in San Cristobal de las Casas, in Chiapas State, Mexico.

Casa de las Flores in Chiapas

Monies raised will go to pay half her plane fare and lodging. Donations over and above this amount will go to Arthur Frederick Community Builders, who are at present building houses in a Mayan village outside San Cristobal.

Links: La Casa de las Flores – http://casaflores.org/english.html
Arthur Frederick Community Builders – http://www.afcb.ca

For more information and tickets, contact:
Jeanette Poirier, 607 Hwy 325, Blockhouse
Tel: (902) 531-3828 email: email hidden; JavaScript is required

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