Penn Students Hold Fundraiser for Chile Earthquake Victims

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | | 215-898-6460March 19, 2010

WHO: Fundraiser to help Chilean earthquake relief efforts

WHAT: Chilean buffet and “La Nana (The Maid)” film screening

WHERE: Hall of Flags, Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St.

WHEN: Friday, March 19

Empanadas, sandwiches, pastries and soft drinks will be sold from 7- 7:45 p.m.
The Chilean film, “La Nana (The Maid)” will be screened at 8 p.m. A donation of $5 for students and $10 for the general public is requested.

Benjamin Leavenworth, honorary consul of Chile in Philadelphia, and Chancellor Gladys Zepeda-Gordon, consulate general of Chile, are expected to attend.

The student-led event is supported by the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science and the Consulate General of Chile in Philadelphia.