Join Centro Presente for a Week of Action to Commemorate the Legacy of Monsignor Oscar A. Romero
Also commemorate other Martyrs who fought for social and economic justice in Latin America
In the Picture, the Mural titled Monsenor. This mural, on the wall of the convent of El Calvario, Suchitoto, has the images of Father Rafael Palacios and Archbishop Oscar Romero, Salvadoran martyrs.
Monday, March 16: Press Conference
11:00 am at the Joseph Moakley Institute at Suffolk University, 120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA.
Thursday, March 19: Dinner
An Evening to celebrate «la lucha» for Justice and Human Rights, 6:00 – 9:00 pm at Machu Picchu Restaurante Turistico, 25 Union Square, Somerville, MA 02143. Centro Presente will recognize Jim and Julia Wallace for their continued dedication, mission and their lifelong commitment to social justice for the people of El Salvador.
Saturday, March 21: Community Event
8:00 pm in the Basement of the Most Holy Redeemer Church, 72 Maverick Street, East Boston, MA. The theatrical work ‘Nuestra Vos’ will be presented.
Thursday, March 24: Celebration of Mass
Noon at Boston College.
Wednesday, March 25: Presentation of the Documentary Caso Monsenor Romero
7:00 pm at The Lucy Parsons Center, 549 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA.
Sponsored by: ISEDUC, Centro Presente, Instituto Fe y Vida and the American Friends Service Committee
For more information contact:
Jeannette Huezo: 617 669 57 20
Patricia Montes: 617 629 47 31 ext. 211
Walter Mena: 209 598 51 45
Gabriel Camacho: 617 947 70 19
17 Inner Belt Road
Somerville, Massachusetts 02143