Wednesday, August 06, 2008

Visit from Kirsty Sword Gusmao to Blue Mountains

Exciting News!
Blue Mountains East Timor Sisters are hosting a visit from Kirsty Sword-Gusmao on Friday September 12th!
Kirsty is the founder and head of the Alola Foundation for women and children, UN Goodwill Ambassador for Education in East Timor, and wife of East Timor Prime Minister, Xanana Gusmao.
Kirsty will be accompanied by Jenny Coles, her personal assistant.
Kirsty will firstly meet with the Sisters over dinner
followed by a Public Forum with Kirsty speaking at 7pm in the Carrington Ballroom.
We will be fundraising for Kirsty's humaniatian projects -
Entry wiull be $10 or $5.00 concession and we will be having a silent auction too.
All welcome! More details to follow

Thanks to everyone who helped out with the Garage Sale - we raised over $2,500.
Funds raised are going towards English clases in Hato builico, the community that Blue Mountains is linked with in Friendship.
The next one will be on Saturday October 25th.


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