Join Via International for up close and personal “encuentros” with grassroots leaders promoting sustainable development in under-resourced communities of the San Diego/Tijuana border region.
Rigoberto Reyes, Aida Amador, Robert Vivar, Elisa Sabatini and John Fanestil will be your guides for three immersive experiences:
THURSDAYS, 12 – 1 pm (PST), ZOOM
- Feb. 11 – PROMOTORAS, the Women Leaders of Tijuana’s Colonias
- Feb. 18 – MIGRANTS & DEPORTEES, the Keepers of Friendship Park
- Feb. 25 – MURALISTS Painting Change at Chicano Park
This year’s Border Encuentros will give you a taste of what our students experience when they participate in “The Grassroots Practice of Engaged Justice,” the virtual travel offering of Via’s Global Education program.