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News and Upcoming Events
February 12th - Seeds of Sustainability Dinner
Sombrilla invites you to our annual International Dinner: Seeds of Sustainability. This year's dinner, during International Development Week, focuses on Goal #2 of the UN's new Sustainable Development Goals: Ending hunger. Hear Keynote speaker Danny Turner of The Organic Box, enjoy music from Elizabeth Araya and participate in one, or both, of the auctions!
WHEN: Friday, February 12th | Cocktails: 6 pm, Dinner: 7 pm, Program: 8 pm
WHERE: La Cite Francophone (8627 rue Marie-Anne Gaboury) Edmonton
Money raised will go to support of our projects in Latin America. To purchase tickets, please click the link below:
Sombrilla Feautered on CBC Edmonton AM
On November 25, two participants from Sombrilla's most recent Youth-to-Youth Tour this past July were interviewed on CBC Edmonton AM. The interview provided an opportunity to share their experiences as well as highlight Sombrilla's work in Yurac Yacu and youth engagement. A recording of the interview can be found by clicking here.
Guatemala and Honduras Tour 2016
Sombrilla invites you to join us on a March 2016 trip to visit and experience the beauty of Guatemala. This trip will visit Sombrilla's two current projects in Guatemala and its new agriculture project in Honduras. To get more information you can find our Tour Brochure by clicking here.
Our mandate is to walk in solidarity with our partners in the global south towards effective social change for all of society.