PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

8th Annual Fundraiser Celebrates the Vibrance of Havana

 ¡Salud!

The New Canadians Centre invites you to join us at our eighth annual fundraising celebration of culture. This year, we are spending “One Night in Havana”!

 “One Night in Havana” takes place on Thursday June 4 at the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront Riverside Grill & Gazebo. Enjoy the vibrant energy of Cuban band Pablo Terry & Sol de Cuba and salsa with the charismatic team from Amarilis Cuban Dance & Fitness. Stay tuned for the prizes you can win through the Live Auction! Doors open at 5:00pm.

Early bird tickets are $125 each for the month of February ($150 from March to May). A tax receipt for a portion of the ticket price will be e-mailed after the event date.  There is no assigned seating at this event.

Funds raised at this event support the work of the New Canadians Centre in growing a welcoming community and in implementing programs and services that support the economic and social integration of newcomers in the community.  

Entertainment Sponsor: Nexicom

Signature Drink Sponsor: LLF Lawyers

Silver Sponsors: Part-time CFO Services, Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront

Media Sponsor: Corus Entertainment, Wolf 101.5FM, Global Peterborough, Fresh Radio 100.5

For more information regarding “One Night in Havana” and to purchase tickets, visit nccpeterborough.ca or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Media Contact:

Yvonne Lai

Director of Community Development, 705-743-0882

yvonne@nccpeterborough.ca   


The New Canadians Centre strives to empower immigrants and refugees to become full and equal members of Canadian society and to provide community leadership to ensure cultural integration in a welcoming community.