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To our dear Bay Area friends of Voices on the Border

 You’re invited 
 to a House Party in Oakland, Friday October 7, 7pm – 9pm!

Please join us for an informal gathering with Bay Area friends of El Salvador. It will be an opportunity to hear updates about work in the communities in Usulutan and Morazan and to meet Jose Acosta, Executive Director of Voices on the Border. Pupusas, tamales and drinks starting at 7pm.  

Please let us know if you can attend and we’ll email you the address and directions to the location, near Lake Merritt in Oakland. Or give us a call at (510) 292-0537.

We hope to see you! *If you can’t make it but would like to make donation, visit our secure site at www.votb.org/donate

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🎙️Grassroots Feminism in El Salvador – A Virtual Forum Invite

Prevention, Attention and Activism:
Grassroots Feminism in El Salvador

SEPTEMBER 29  |  7PM (El Salvador) 
     Join us this week for a conversation with the Morazán Women’s Network, a regionally and internationally recognized organization for its impeccable work to promote equality and eliminate discrimination and violence against women in their region and beyond.

~ Prevention 
The work The Network is doing around youth development, drawing on both the ECHO model and popular education, to increase self-esteem and self-worth while preparing these young women to identify, confront and reject gender-based violence.

~ Attention
The work The Network is doing in the area of comprehensive accompaniment of victims and their families, with special attention to trauma-informed care programs and their real-life impacts.

~ Activism
The work The Network is doing in the area of providing legal aid, legal advocacy, and victim’s rights activism as well as the current reality of justice and the hopes for the future.
You can join Thursday’s conversation via Zoom by pre-registering for an access code @ bit.ly/3cZAbQl or watch it live on Facebook.
Melida Avila – Vice President; Social Work and Healing
Idalia Claros – Secretary; Advocacy and Victim’s Accompaniment
Martiza Argueta – Treasurer; Sex-Ed and Youth Development

Simultaneous english interpretation will be available via the Zoom meeting.
A recording of the event will be made available.
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Second Quarter Report of 2022

From education to the environment to the empowerment of girls and youth, VOICES continues to work actively for the just development of El Salvador’s most marginalized peoples. 

Read about this and more in our latest quarterly report! 

Desde la educación, al MedioAmbiente hasta al empoderamiento de las niñas y jovenes, VOICES sigue trabajando activamente por el desarrollo justo de los pueblos más marginados de El Salvador.

Lea sobre esto y más, en nuestro último informe trimestral!

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First Quarter Report of 2022

This first quarter of 2022 Voices on the Border been very busy, we’ve helped to protected schools, students and teachers, bring youth initiatives together, expand our accompaniment, train teachers, support victims of violence in their healing process and even hosted a successful virtual Solidarity Festival.

CLICK HERE to read more!

Este primer trimestre de 2022 Voces en la Frontera ha estado muy ocupado, hemos ayudado a proteger escuelas, a reunir iniciativas juveniles, a ampliar nuestro acompañamiento, a formar a profesores, a apoyar a las víctimas de la violencia en su proceso de curación e incluso a organizar un exitoso Festival Solidario virtual.

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ para leer más!

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What is Going on in El Salvador?

You are cordially invited to a very intriguing conversation with Salvadoran experts, tomorrow evening. The topics we will be discuss are the Current state of Politics and Freedom of Expression in El Salvador.

If you want to directly contribute via the Zoom meeting, pre-register @ shorturl.at/goqR5

We can’t wait to see you!

Están cordialmente invitad@s a una conversación muy intrigante con expertos salvadoreños, esta noche. Los temas que trataremos son el estado actual de la política y la libertad de expresión en El Salvador.

Si desean contribuir directamente a través de la reunion de Zoom, preinscríbase @ shorturl.at/goqR5

¡Estamos ansiosos por verte!