Special event with Rwandan aid worker Carl Wilkens

June 26, 2010  |  Events

Sunday June 27, 2010.
You are invited to an afternoon with speaker Carl Wilkens. Wilkens has been a humanitarian aid worker in Rwanda since 1990, and he was the only American to remain in the country during the 1994 genocide. Each day he braved the deadly streets to bring food, water and medicine to orphans trapped around Kigali. His experiences have been featured in the New York Times, the PBS Frontline documentary “Ghosts of Rwanda,” and the National Public Radio documentary “The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide.”

Time: Sunday June 27, 2010 @ 2PM – 5PM
Location: St. Helen’s Church,  3871 Pandora St., Burnaby, BC (View Map)
There will be an opportunity to purchase Rwandan crafts, teas, coffees and fabrics.
Download PDF Invitation.


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