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STRINGS OF HOPE!

Join us to support two amazing charities. Omid Foundation and IAHV. Supporting at-risk women in Iran and refugee children in Lebanon.

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Get your tickets soon before Jan 15th for early bird discount!

General: $25 (early bird by Jan 10, $30 after 19th).

Seniors/Students: $15(early bird by Jan 10, $20 after 19th)

No charge for kids under 12.

Indian/Persian vegetarian dinner available for purchase for $10.

Kids play area outside (one parent to be present, with the kid)

 

Keynote speaker: Sara Roma Safari.

Sara is a TEDx speaker, author, professor, humanitarian and a mountaineer! She has an inspiring story to share about her work. She was climbing Mt. Everest when the Nepal earthquake struck. Since her attempt to climb Mt. Everest, she has been climbing mountains around the world and supporting incredible charities in various parts of the world including Nepal, Africa, Iran. She is currently climbing Mt. Vinson in Antarctica in support of Omid Foundation.More about Sara at http://www.sarasafari.com

 

Sara with the women of Omid Foundation in Iran 

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Sara climbing mountains in Nepal! 

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Sara with girls from empower Nepali girls school 

Music: Persian Setar and Tombak by Koursoh Taghavi and Indian Sitar by Rahul Neuman. Tabla by Miles Shrewsbery.

 

 

More details about the charities

http://www.iahv.org

http://www.omidfoundation.com

Music videos of the artists:

Sitar and Setar piece by Rahul Neuman and Kourosh Taghavi at the Paul Allen Collection.

Kourosh Taghavi on the Setar with other Persian musicians

Rahul Neuman on the Sitar with Pt. Abhiman Kaushal

Miles Shrewsbery on the Tabla

Please email sandiego@us.artofliving.org for more information.