Join YaleWomen Boston chapter, the Yale Alumni Non-Profit Alliance, and the Yale Latino Alumni Association at Rebuild Puerto Rico, a musical event at the historic Villa Victoria theater in Boston’s South End. The concert will feature Latin Jazz by Eric Hangen y La Ruta and vocal performance by Yale Women’s own Nnenna Ukwu. Casa B of Somerville will be serving Puerto Rican street food favorites like empanadas, piñones (plantain lasagna), and bacalaítos (cod fritters). The adjacent gallery will house WBUR’s Simón Ríos’ photography exhibit documenting his time reporting in the aftermath of Hurricane María. Ticket and food sales will benefit the relief and recovery effort for victims of Hurricanes Maria and Irma through the Massachusetts United for Puerto Rico Fund and local non-profit Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA).
Purchase tickets through the event page beginning April 15.
$50 per person
$20 for current students
Valet parking will available for $16.
We are looking for YaleWomen Boston, YANA, and YLAA members to help promote the event, meet/greet guests, etc. Spanish not necessary but welcome. Interested? Contact event facilitator Marianna Krejci-Papa at email@example.com. Questions? Contact event co-director Denise Alfonso at firstname.lastname@example.org.
640 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116
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