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Aug 27th PRESSURE Story Jam, SF
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BECAS Annual Ecuadorian Dinner

3/16/13 Sat (6:30 PM - 7:30 PM)
St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
1501 Washington Ave, Albany
Contact:Ella Harris (ella.harris[at]gmail[dot]com)


BECAS supports the children and community of Barrio Santa Maria, Quito by providing educational scholarships as well as basic health care, parenting classes, house visits, tutoring support and, community service. Join other BECAS supporters to learn about the new and old BECAS scholars and new programs.

Enjoy live Ecuadorian music!

6:30 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres and Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Followed by a talk by founder, Ella Harris (Ecuador 2007-2009)

$15 per person in advance
$20 per person at the door
Or buy a table for 8 for $100

Tickets and be purchased at WWW.BECAS-FOUNDATION.ORG