News & Events
A portion of the proceeds from their capoeira-inspired clothing will go to charitable organizations that improve communities through capoeira. We are honored to be a recipient of Dendê Apparel's social responsibility initiative. We love their clothing. Check it out!
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The following is a listing of news and events that have sponsored our efforts. Because of the amazing support from friends, volunteers, sponsors, donors and organizations, we have been able to provide opportunities for at-risk youth in Brazil and raise awareness of the social, economic and educational barriers that so many face. We are deeply grateful for your support!
October 6, 2013
Join us for "BRAZILIAN HERITAGE NIGHT" with LA Galaxy!
Get a GREAT deal on tickets and the chance to meet LA Galaxy players. Best yet - a portion of ticket sales will benefit Brazil Without Barriers!
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SOM DEL SOUL BENEFIT EVENT: June 16, 2012 3:00-10:00 pm
Join us for a special fundraising event to benefit Brazil Without Barriers!
THANK YOU TO ALL EVERYONE WHO SUPPORTED THIS EVENT!
It was an amazing evening, so much talent, good vibes - and we raised net proceeds of $1800! Check out this special THANK YOU video from ABCR, our local partner in Brazil .
This "Sound of the Soul" fundraiser event will showcase aneclectic array of live music, dance, poetry, capoeira, and healing modalities to exhilarate body, elevate mind, and nourish soul!
Food, beverages, face-painting, music, dance, art, energy workers, silent auction, and more! Yes, this is a family-friendly event!
♥ DJ Lucha - Spinnin' Afro-Latin beats...representing la frontera to nuyorico!https://www.djlucha.comhttp://www.facebook.com/#!/besosnotbombs
♥ DJ FRESKO - droppin' HEAVY afro-colombian riddims...brazilian rarities!
♥ Grupo Atabey – Afro-Puertorican Bomba Music!
♥ Quetzal Guerrero – Artist, musician, song-writer with convergence of styles and influences spanning American folk, soul, jazz, funk, samba, bossa nova, reggae, and Afrobeat
♥ Ashley-Dominique - LBC Hip hop artist http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_lQCAgdGsY&feature=youtu.be
♥ Samba Dance - Kafi Bella - Ms Brazilian Summer Beauty 2010 http://www.ifbykafi.com/
♥ Julie Simon - Tropicaleiza Dance Company http://www.tropicaleiza.com/
♥ Dennis Wilson - Paraguayan & Brazilian Classical Guitar
♥ FREE SAMBA CLASS by Valeria Ruggieri - top samba dancer & Choreographer at SambaLá
♥ ¡DUENDE! Long Beach youth poets duendelongbeach.weebly.com/
♥ BodySport Capoeira - live capoeira performance kids and adults
ALL PROCEEDS OF THIS EVENT WILL BENEFIT:
♥ Brazil Without Barriers - provide international support to ABCR Cajado de Prata, a Community Outreach Center located in the favela (shantytown) of Tancredo Neves in Salvador, Bahia – Brazil.
♥ DUENDE- a non-profit group of woman artists, poets, performers, musicians, and activists located in Long Beach, CA http://duendelongbeach.weebly.com/
Thank you for your support!
BRAZILIAN DAY IN LOS ANGELES!
SATURDAY, SEPT. 8, 2012 - NOON to 6:00 PM
LaBrea Tar Pits (Hancock Park) - 5801 Wilshire Blvd - LA, CA 90036
A sincere THANK YOU to Brazilian Day LA, the Brazilian Consulate and COPA Airlines, the raffle raised over $800! We are thrilled that the proceeds of this raffle will help support the ongoing life-changing work at ABCR! A huge THANK you to all that supported this raffle!
AUGUST 22, 2015: Join us for the 8th Annual Charity Event
"INTERNATIONAL SUMMER BEAUTY PAGEANT"
Brazil Without Barriers is honored to be the selected charity for the 3rd year!
The support of this event has made a HUGE impact on the lives of many children. We hope you will consider donating and supporting the event again this year.
100% of net proceeds from the event are donated.
FOR TICKETS AND MORE INFORMATION: www.InternationalSummerBeauty.com
JOIN US ON AUGUST 24, 2013 IN LOS ANGELES
for a special Charity Fundraising Event benefiting Brazil Without Barriers
6th Annual BRAZILIAN SUMMER BEAUTY PAGEANT
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Join us for the 7th Annual Charity Event: "BRAZILIAN SUMMER BEAUTY PAGEANT"
FOR TICKETS AND MORE INFORMATION: www.BrazilianSummerBeauty.com