A family friendly, audience participation, children welcome, performance by Niyo artists, dancers and drummers from the Niyo Cultural Centre in Rwanda, are scheduled to perform at
on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at 7PM ... --Facebook Event Link--
as a benefit to Rwandan HUGS Inc.
There is no admission fee for this event, Donations are greatly appreciated! Baskets and jewelry and other items will be available for sale! All proceeds go Rwandan HUGS Inc., to further the work in Rwanda.
The performance will feature Pacifique Niyonsenga, a 1994 genocide survivor and former street boy, who will show art and entertain all who attend.
Performances are also scheduled at the Meherrin and Capron Elementary Schools. The following week they will be in Bedford, VA.
For more information, visit www.niyoculturalcentre.org
Rwandan HUGS also offers the opportunity to sponsor a student in Mbyo, a peace and reconciliation village started by Prison Fellowship Rwanda. Sponsors are asked to donate $15.00 monthly ($180 annually) to help pay for school uniforms, shoes, books, school supplies and medical cards.
Eyes on Rwanda
Sunday, October 2, 2016
Enjoy the excitement of traditional Rwandan drumming & dancing amidst dazzling art from the Niyo Cultural Center, in Kigali, Rwanda Benefit performance & art sale for Niyo Cultural Center’s street children’s ministry.
Sponsored by Rwandan HUGS and The Bower Center for the Arts
Suggested donation for admission:
Questions? Please contact:
Rwandan HUGSat 540-314-2800
Bower Centerat 540-586-4235
Bower Center for the Arts
305 N. Bridge St., Bedford, VA
DRUMMING, DANCING AND ART