Posts Tagged ‘South-America’

After Mothers’ Day, what now?

This past Sunday marked the most commonly celebrated Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day is a symbolic celebration of those women who have guided and supported you throughout your life- it does not matter whether the woman you celebrate is your biological mother or not. It is a holiday where we return the support we have received […]

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Artistri Sud’s New Year’s Resolutions

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January may be almost over, but it’s not too late to set some resolutions to make 2016 your best year yet! We at Artistri Sud have set quite a few goals for ourselves this year; read on to find out what they are and how you, our supporters, can help us make them possible. 1) […]

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The Best Photos from ASSET Training in Chile

This summer, Artistri Sud worked with indigenous Mapuche women artisans in Chile to deliver our ASSET entrepreneurship training program for the second time (see details about our pilot project in Bolivia here). Our executive director, Jennifer Lonergan, and program assistant Jordana Armstrong documented this incredibly fruitful and exciting experience over the week spent in Chile; […]

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Dare to Believe: women change their lives in Chile

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“At the end, the shy ones always end up speaking a lot.  Why does that always happen?” So asks Jordana Armstrong, rock star volunteer who’s been program assisting for 5 days.  We’re in the taxi from the middle-of-nowhere in Chile to another middle-of-nowhere in Chile, where we’ll catch our flight back to the capital.   She […]

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Meet Artistri Sud Supporter, Lamia Charlebois

Here’s the June installment of our Supporter of the Month series! These are our hardworking interns, incredible volunteers, generous donors, and exciting partners. June’s supporter of the month is donor and supporter Lamia Charlebois, a self-employed Public Relations Consultant.                                         […]

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