Join us Friday, June 15th @ 7pm to Sunday, June 17th @ 1pm at the Tatamagouche Centre! Facebook event here. Register here. All are welcome to attend the Annual Gathering of the Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network, a human rights solidarity network. The Annual Gathering is an opportunity for inspiration, connecting with BTS [...]
First Friday Film - Finding Oscar Friday April 6, 7:00PM StFX Schwartz 215 In the Dos Erres massacre during Guatemala’s decades-long civil war, a young boy was spared, only to be raised by one of the very soldiers who killed his family. Nearly 30 years after the tragedy a [...]
Mestizo Soul - Identity and Rights Tour with Guatemalan Hip Hop Artist Rebeca Lane Rebeca Eunice Vargas (Rebeca Lane) was born in Guatemala City on December 6th, 1984. She was born in the middle of a civil war and was named after her aunt that had been kidnapped and disappeared by the [...]
Space is limited so register before July 21st Break the Waves and Break the Silence with the BTS Boat Cruise. Join Captain Andy Rankin and BTS friends for the BTS Boat Cruise Fundraiser on: Saturday, August 5th, 2:30pm Sightsee, whale watch (subject to availability of whales!), fish and swim off the coast of Western Cape Breton, on Captain Andy's new and larger boat. [...]
REMEMBER, RESIST & THRIVE: ROOTING EDUCATION IN INDIGENOUS WORLDVIEWS Stories from the New Hope Foundation in Guatemala In lead up to our Annual Gathering at the Tatamagouche Centre (June 23 - 25), [...]
We hope to see you at our Annual Gathering at the Tatamagouche Centre from June 23 at 7pm to June 25th at 1pm, 2017! We'll be joined by Sandra Lopez, Director of the New Hope Foundation, recent graduate Lilian Gonzales and current student [...]
We hope to see you at our Annual Gathering at the Tatamagouche Centre from June 22-25, 2017! We'll be joined by Sandra Lopez, Director of the New Hope Foundation, and other special guests. Come reconnect with other BTSers and hear about the inspiring work of the New Hope Foundation School [...]
Calendar of Events Spring 2016 Join us in June when Franklin Valenzuela will be on a Maritimes tour talking about defending water and the environment through his youth activism. Read more here.