News and Events

Board of Directors meeting—all are welcome!
Upcoming Events

Friday July 13, 2018  7-10PM: Summer Mowtown Fundraiser–this will be a casual event with of course lots of music and opportunity for dancing. There will be a silent auction and refreshments will be sold.  This is a dry event. Location: Episcopal Church of the Incarnation, 3257 Lohr Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Donation at the door.


Saturday October 27, 2018: Fall Friend Raiser–a chance for members of previous delegations to share reflections and for those interested in making a trip to find out what draws us there and keeps us active in this project.

November 12-19 2018 (dates approximate)
Our fall trip will include a group from Florida, but others are most welcome!

Past Events

February 2018
Board members Lorrie Douglas and Fran Mayes traveled to Catarina to meet with El Puente and to perform local community service.

December 9, 2017
Erika Murcia gave a presentation at an Economic Justice gathering at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ann Arbor. The topic was her work in Catarina helping the El Puente cooperative organize and prepare for the formal certification as a Nicaraguan cooperative.

April 2017
Six of us traveled to Catarina to help  in the construction of their outdoor kitchen.

April 2018
El Puente complete construction of the locked storage building and of the kitchen! Pictures will be posted soon.

We regularly coordinate delegations and small group trips to Nicaragua. If you or your group are interested, please contact us for details.

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If you can’t make it, you can still donate! Every little bit goes a long way.