Please join us for West African live music, food and drink at Bissap Baobab Village on Sunday, August 26th, from 6-10pm. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Red Cross in Mali, where organizers Peter Todd and myself served from 2005-2007.
Since March 2012, there has been a military coup and a takeover in the north by radical islamists, resulting in a stream of refugees fleeing from harsh rule in the north.
Come meet us and other RPCVs and support our country of service at the same time! You'll find us at the donations table, or call me when you get there. More details at the website: fromheretotimbuktu.org, or feel free to contact me.