Fundraiser To Support Initiative To Re-Introduce Garifuna Culture to St. Vincent and The Grenadines To Take Place in Brooklyn on SUNDAY June 17th 2012

Site of Brooklyn Fundraiser Te Support Initiative Te Re-Introduce Garifuna Culture to St. Vincent and The Grenadines – Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.

Brooklyn, New York — Organizers behind The Habinaha Garinagu Yurumein 2011 Garifuna Cultural Retrieval Summer Workshop are holding a fundraiser on SUNDAY June 17th 2012 at three in the afternoon that they hope will enable them to continue their efforts to re-introduce Garifuna culture to citizens of St. Vincent and The Grenadines, which is the ancestral home of the Garifuna people.

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Garifuna Fundraiser To Support Initiative To Re-Introduce Garifuna Culture To St. Vincent And The Grenadines To Take Place at Casa Yurumein in The Bronx on SATURDAY May 19th 2012

Habinaha Garinagu 2011 at St. Vincent and The Grenadines. - Photo courtesy of Facebook page for Grieggs In Living Colours

Above Photo courtesy of Facebook Page, Grieggs in Living Colours.

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Organizers behind The Habinaha Garinagu Yurumein 2011 Garifuna Cultural Retrieval Summer Workshop are holding a fundraiser on SATURDAY May 19th 2012 at two in the afternoon that they hope will enable them to continue their efforts to re-introduce Garifuna culture to citizens of St. Vincent and The Grenadines, which is the ancestral home of the Garifuna people.

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2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD Now Available For Purchase

2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD - Part 1

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The DVD of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant is now available for purchase.

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2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant To Take Place in The Bronx on SUNDAY April 1st 2012

 

2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant -- SUNDAY April 1st 2012

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Casa Yurumein (a.k.a. Hondurans Against AIDS, Inc) will host their Annual Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant in the Bronx on SUNDAY April 1st 2012.

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Second Annual Garifuna Coalition 2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night a Historic Success

Garifuna Coalition Board Members at the 2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night

Photos courtesy of Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (“Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — On Saturday, March 26th 2011, Attendees of The Second Annual 2011 Garifuna Coalition USA Inc Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night at The Hostos Center For The Arts and Culture in the Bronx were treated to a evening of culture, education and history all under the umbrella of Garifuna Music, Garifuna Dance and Multimedia presentations on Garifuna Heritage.

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Garifuna Singer PAULA CASTILLO To Receive a 2011 Garifuna Heritage Award on Saturday March 26th 2011

Garifuna Singer PAULA CASTILLO at the 2009 Honduran Central American Parade Festival in Bronx's Crotona Park

Photos courtesy of Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”).  All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has announced that Garifuna Singer PAULA CASTILLO (from Guatemala) will be receiving a 2011 Garifuna Heritage Award at the Garifuna Coalition Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night on Saturday, March 26th 2011 at 7pm at the Hostos Center For The Arts & Culture, which is located at 450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10451.

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CHIEF JOSEPH CHATOYER GARIFUNA FOLKLORIC BALLET and PAULA CASTILLO to Headline The 2011 Garifuna Coalition Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night

Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet in September 2010

Photos courtesy of Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. “Tio Teo”)

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Bronx, New York — New York – The Garifuna Coalition USA, Inc. a, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization has announced that The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York and Garifuna Recording Artist Paula Castillo will headline the dynamic cultural stage production at the Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night on Saturday, March 26th ,2011 at 7 PM  at the Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture,   450 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10451.
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Garifuna Singer PAULA CASTILLO Releases Website

Garifuna Singer PAULA CASTILLO Performing at The First Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards In The Bronx

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Photo of PAULA CASTILLO by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.   All Rights Reserved.

Recently, a BEING GARIFUNA reader asked about more information about Garifuna singer PAULA CASTILLO.

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Miss Garifuna 2010 Crowned In The Bronx

Front Cover of Program for Miss Garifuna 2010

Photos by Teofilo Colon Jr (except for Front Cover of Program for Miss Garifuna 2010).

Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

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The afternoon  of SUNDAY, April 18th 2010 was an afternoon of Pride and Passion of Garifuna Culture that culminated in the announcement of the winner of the Fourth Annual Miss Garifuna 2010 Cultural Pageant.

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DVD of First Annual 2010 Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night Released

First Annual 2010 Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night DVD

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The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has released a DVD of their

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