Venue Change!!! — Buenos Aires Chili Cook Off! — September 7

What:  Chili vs Locro vs Brownie Cook-Off (Bake Off)! If you want to participate as a cook or baker you have to fill out this form. If you want to participate as a judge you need to fill out this form. The forms themselves have more information.

We are going to limit the event to 10 cooks per chili and 10 cooks per locro and 10 bakers. If there is a big interest we will raise the limit to 15.

When: 7 September. Doors open at 1:30pm to the general public. For those of you cooking/baking we will tell you what time you should be there.

Where: Hood, Palermo — Av Cordoba 5210


SACS Open House

Dear BAIN Members,

Send a Child to School (a charitable organization that provides backpacks filled with school supplies to children in need) would like to invite you to a coffee open house on Thursday, March 14 from 10:30 to 12:30. We would love to share with you information about our organization and the fundraising activities we do. We look forward to seeing you next Thursday. Once you RSVP we will send you the address of Stephanie Bruchou’s house in Lomas de San Isidro.

RSVP: “Marian St. James” <>

Thanks so much!

SACS Board members


Send A Child to School Volunteering

SACS (Send a Child to School) is ready to fill backpacks for the 2013 school year.  We will be providing over 600 Argentine children with backpacks and other school supplies. We will deliver these to the children at the end of February so they will be ready for the first day of school.  Many of you have helped us in the past – thank you!  On Wednesday, February 6th we will be hard at work again.  Please consider giving us some of your time & energy.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
9:30 AM – 1:30PM
UCC Church
Santa Fe 839
(1641) Acassuso
Buenos Aires – Argentina
(54-11) 4792-1375

During this work session we will be filling the backpacks with school supplies, grouping them by organization, & bagging them for delivery.  Wear cool clothing and comfortable shoes! We will provide a light lunch of yummy empanadas to enjoy when we have finished working!

Please sign up by contacting Marian St. James at  Please respond quickly as we have limited spaces available and note that we will not be providing transportation this year.

Thank you for your interest & support of SACS/NALE

Additional information concerning SACS/NALE is available at our website –


Thanks so much,

SACS Board members