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Apr 232010
 


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Our friends,
 
As part of the Midwest S.O.S. Chile Coalition Campaign we are presenting this Benefit Concert to help the victims of the catastrophic last February 27th earthquake in Chile.
 
The Old Town School of Folk Music in partnership with the Chicago Helps Chile Committee and The Club Chileno of Chicago, and with the support of The Consulate General of Chile in Chicago and Latin Street Dancing present:

CHICAGO HELPS CHILE
IN CONCERT
SATURDAY, MAY 1, 2010, 7PM
 

Participating Artists:
GRUPO DE BAILE PATIPERROS • NELSON & PAOLA SOSA • ALFONSO
CHACON & THE LOVE TRIO • CLAUDIA PEREZ BROWN TRIO • ALBA GUERRA • SON PERU
• WILLIE GOMEZ CON CACHE ORCHESTRA • TROPA SOLAR

 
A Benefit Concert for the Victims of the Earthquake in Chile
 
$20 General Admission
Buy tickets online / Comprar entradas aqui, OR
Call the OTSFM (773-728-6000), OR
Limited tickets also sold at the Chilean Consulate General in Chicago  (312-654-8780)

Location:
Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL
773.728.6000
(link to map/enlace al mapa) 

Venue website:
oldtownschool.org
 
Fuerza Chile!!!!!

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Mar 152010
 


Chilean Relief Event at Vertigo Sky Lounge
* Cocktails and Appetizers, Silent Auction *

Date: Thursday, April 1st
Fecha: Jueves, 1 de Abril

Time / Hora: 7PM – 10PM

Address / Direccion:
2 West Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60654
(Link to Map / Enlace al Mapa)

Vertigo Sky Lounge homepage:
http://www.danahotelandspa.com/rooftop-lounge/index.cfm

Donation / Donacion:
$25 at the door

Mar 062010
 

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MIDWEST SOS CHILE

FECHA / DATE:
Sábado 13 de Marzo
Saturday, March 13th

HORA / TIME:
2:00PM a 9:00PM

LUGAR / LOCATION:
Saint Augustine College
1345 West Argyle Street
Chicago, IL 60640-3501

(enlace al mapa / link to map)

CONVOCATORIA / ADDRESSING:
Chilenos en ayuda de los damnificados de nuestro pais
Chileans and friends to help the victims of the tragic earthquake in Chile

VALOR ENTRADA / PRICE:
$ 10.00

TE ESPERAREMOS CON / PRESENTING:
Música, Eventos, Bebidas, Empanadas, Vino
La Recaudación de las Ventas irán en Beneficio de los Damnificados,
Ésta También es una Manera de Donar
Music, Events, Beverages, Empanadas, Wine
The proceeds will be collected to benefit victims of the earthquake in Chile

PROGRAMA / PROGRAM:
2:00 -Comienzo
2:30 -Armando Alvarez (Musico, Chile)
3:00 -Alba Guerra (Tango, Argentina)
3:30 -Colectivo Musica (Trovadores, Latinoamericana)
4:00 -Nelson Sosa y Paola (Musico, Chile)
4:30 -Gonzalo Cordova (Musico, Mexico)
5:00 -Conjunto “Umbral” (Musica Andina, Ecuador)
5:30 -Kenneth Henry (Coral Reef “the amazing dog” and Henry)
6:00 -Corazon Boliviano (Danza, Bolivia)
6:15- Son Peru (Musica, Peru)
6:30 -Marimba (Musicos, Guatemala)
7:00 -Ruben Pachas (Danza, Peru)
7:30 -Luisito Peru (Cantante, Peru)
8:00 -Super Rayo (Musicos, Mexico)
9:00 – Grupo Cache (Salseros, Puerto Rico)

TAMBIÉN PUEDES HACER TU DONACION EN / PLEASE ALSO DONATE TO THIS ACCOUNT:
BANK OF AMERICA
CONSULATE GENERAL OF CHILE IN CHICAGO – MID WEST SOS CHILE
Account Number: 2260 0443 9781
ABA Routing Number is: 026009593
SWIFT Code: BOFAUS3N

PATROCINAN / SPONSORED BY:
ORGANIZACIONES DE CHILENOS EN EL MIDWEST
ST. AUGUSTINE COLLEGE

RESPALDA / WITH THE SUPPORT OF:
CONSULADO GENERAL DE CHILE

Mar 032010
 

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– Más de 2.000.000 damnificados
More than 2.000.000 affected people
– 7% Edificaciones dañadas
7% Houses with severe damage
– 20% Infraestructura de caminos muy dañada
20% Main Roads and Bridges destroyed

Haga su Donación en / Make your Donations to:

BANK OF AMERICA
CONSULATE GENERAL OF CHILE IN CHICAGO – MID WEST SOS CHILE
Account Number: 2260 0443 9781
ABA Routing Number is: 026009593
SWIFT Code: BOFAUS3N

Patrocinan las Organizaciones de Chilenos en el Mid West:
Sponsored by the Chilean Associations in the Mid West:

– CLUB CHILENO DE CHICAGO, IL 
– MINNEAPOLIS, MN
– MILWAUKEE, WI
– DETROIT,  MI

Con el Respaldo de / With the Support of:
CONSULATE GENERAL OF CHILE IN CHICAGO

Mar 032010
 

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the situation in Chile in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake, measuring 8.8 magnitude, that struck 73 miles north of Concepcion (Chile’s second largest city; pop. 650,000) and 197 miles south of Santiago. To date, more than 700 people have died in the natural disaster, hundreds were injured and there has been damage to thousands of homes and commercial properties. This replaces the Travel Alert issued on February 28, 2010 and expires on April 1, 2010.
 
U.S. citizens currently in Chile should contact family and friends in the US to confirm their well-being at the earliest opportunity. Where internet and telephone services are not available, it may be possible to contact people using SMS (Cell text message) or other forms of social media such as Twitter and Facebook.
 
The Department of State strongly urges U.S. citizens to avoid tourism and non-essential travel to Chile. The February 27th earthquake caused significant damage to the areas closest to the epicenter, including the cities of Concepcion, Talcahuano and Temuco. Santiago, Viña del Mar and Valparaiso were also affected by power outages and limited telecommunications.
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