Attend, Support, Spread the Word. Friday Jan 22nd is the UBC Help Hear Haiti Showcase!

Terry lovers, this Friday (Jan 22nd) a fundraiser to support Haiti Relief is being organised from 2-4 PM in the Freddy Wood Theatre, with all funds raised going toward MSF (Doctors Without Borders) and their efforts in Haiti. An incredible list of speakers, a very very important cause, and an opportunity to learn and show solidarity. Do come by and bring all your friends.  Details below.

UBC Help Hear Haiti Showcase: A Fundraiser to Support Haiti Relief Efforts

Join us to support UBC’s Haitian relief effort!

Date: Friday, January 22nd – 2 to 4pm

Location: Freddy Wood Theatre, 6354 Crescent Blvd., UBC

Triple H, a coalition of student groups from across campus, together with staff and faculty from the University of British Columbia invite you to a discussion about the history, the current situation and the future of the country of Haiti and its people.

Speakers Include:

Allen Sens – Senior Instructor in the Department of Political Science and Chair of the International Relations Program

Jon Beasley-Murray – Assistant Professor in the Department of French, Hispanic, and Italian Studies and teacher of Latin American Studies.

Alejandra Bronfman – Associate Professor, Department of History

Representatives from Haiti Solidarity for BC
Senior Staff from Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders)

Professor Stephen J. Toope will close the event and offer his remarks on the effort in Haiti.

Minimum Donation – $5 with 100% of all proceeds going to MSF (Doctors without Borders) and their efforts in Haiti.

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