An Evening with Author Steve Brouwer: Revolutionary Doctors

Please join us for an evening with author Steve Brouwer!

Steve has visited Carora, and lived and worked 45 minutes away in Madison’s Sister City of Sanare while writing his book:

Revolutionary Doctors:  How Venezuela and Cuba are Changing the World’s Conception of Healthcare!

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An evening with author Steve Brouwer.

Thursday, Nov. 15, 7pm, UWM Union, room 191 (2200 E. Kenwood Blvd)

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Venezuelan Election Party!

Please join us Sunday, Oct. 7, 9:00 pm for a Venezuelan election viewing party!

Complete with first-hand accounts of trips to our Sister City, Venezuelan food, Venezuelan television, and Skype connections with Venezuelans and Americans on the ground in Carora!

The election results come in late, which is why we’ll be starting so late in the evening.

Please join us!  Call Mike at 414-241-1823 or email MikeHelbick@gmail.com to RSVP and for location info!

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Sister Cities Technological Exchange event September 30th!

Please join us this Friday, September 30th, at UW-Milwaukee (Wisconsin Room Lounge) from 2:00 – 4:00 pm for the Sister Cities Technological Exchange event!
 
The Consulate of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the Milwaukee-Carora Sister Cities Committee invites you to collaborate on an exciting new initiative.  As part of the Sister Cities agreement between Milwaukee and Carora, Venezuela, the initiative aims to facilitate transnational economic cooperation with a focus on fortifying community-led partnerships.  We hope to harness the technology, knowledge base, and skill sets unique to each community to build productive relationships between partners in our Sister Cities!  (see attached invitation, agenda, and flyer)
 
If you are interested in the cooperative/fair trade movement in Venezuela, this event is for you!
 
If you are part of a small business, community org, or cooperative, this event is especially for you!  We hope to pair your group with another in Milwaukee’s Sister City and begin to build a productive economic, cultural, and personal relationship!
 
For more information, please contact Mariela Alburges at (312) 324-0907 ext. 70 (sistercities.WI.vzla@gmail.com). 
 
We hope to see you there!
 
Thank you,
Mike Helbick
Milwaukee-Carora Sister Cities Committee
MikeHelbick@gmail.com

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Welcome! ¡Bienvenidos!

Welcome to the official Milwaukee-Carora Sister Cities wesbsite! 

Created by the Milwaukee-Carora Sister Cities Committee, the intention of this site is to further update, educate, and link the citizens of Milwaukee and Carora.  We hope you will not only enjoy browsing the site, but also become meaningfully involved in Milwaukee’s Sister City initiative!

Help raise money for Radio Venceremos!  Carora’s only community radio, Radio Venceremos, needs your help!  Donations are tax-deductible and the Milwaukee-Carora Sister Cities Committee will match your donationClick here for more info.

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