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Mezcal 101: a benefit

Guided mezcal tasting by Comal bar manager and JUNTOS founder Joanna Poz-Molesky. The tasting benefits JUNTOS Collective, building community through dance in Latin America. The event will highlight agave education, information, and a tasting of various mezcals; it will also include a brief dance performance by professional contemporary dancers. Snacks provided by Comal. Mezcals: Del […]

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Apply today for JUNTOSAbroad 2017!

Applications now open for JUNTOSAbroad trips to Guatemala and Nicaragua through January 29th! –APPLY NOW– A two-week intercultural exchange program structured to enhance artistic and personal development through dance service work in some of Central America and Mexico’s ruralist areas.  Dance students from The Ailey School/Fordham University, Boston Conservatory, Codarts, The Juilliard School, LINES/Dominican University, Marymount […]

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#GivingTuesday

This year, on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, JUNTOS is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. Last year, more than 45,000 organizations in 71 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Since its founding in 2012, #GivingTuesday has inspired giving around the world, resulting in greater donations, volunteer hours, and activities that bring about real […]

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Updated videos!

Our video site has recently been updated! Travel with us for a few minutes and experience what it’s like to be a part of JUNTOS. video shorts from JUNTOS What we do JUNTOSAbroad JUNTOSAmbassador JUNTOSAbroad: Nicaragua 2016 JUNTOS in Nicaragua August 2014 First stage of our trip juntos Getting to know one another more! Revisiting […]

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Welcome, new JUNTOS Collaborators!

We are thrilled to invite new faces to join JUNTOS Collective. Amy McMurchie (JUNTOSAbroad ’13) joins us as JUNTOSAbroad Program Director, Alicia Delgadillo (JUNTOSAbroad ’12) is invited on as JUNTOSLocal Program Director, and Ariane Michaud(JUNTOSAbroad ’16) introduces a new position for JUNTOS as Communications Director. We are excited to have so many new faces creating and developing JUNTOS. […]

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JUNTOSAbroad in Guatemala!

This May, JUNTOSAbroad sets forth to celebrate our 21st JUNTOS trip and our 10th trip to Guatemala. Our journey begins in Livingston, where we teach workshops and perform with children, learning more about Garifuna culture. We then travel to Xela, performing and teaching in various places: a school for the deaf, public hospital, and public elementary school […]

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Spring with JUNTOS! Cocktails, Snacks, and Performance at St. George Spirits

Join us to celebrate longer days, flowers in bloom, finely crafted cocktails and the success of the new JUNTOSAmbassador program!  Ambassadors have been busy in New York, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Los Angeles, and here in the Bay Area, leading workshops, developing community, and laying the groundwork for continued outreach work.  We can’t wait to share our […]

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Salsa Saturdays in Oakland to benefit JUNTOS

              Join us every 1st Saturday at the Starline Social Club in Oakland for SabroSon Salsa Saturdays! Each month we bring in different instructors while DJ Jose Ruiz spins tunes for this fun party. Free salsa lesson with $10 entrance fee. Waived for JUNTOS Donor Circle members. 9-10pm : Salsa […]

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New from our Ambassador Blog

That’s the Dream…Right? We have all been there. Sitting in the theater, watching the principal ballerina and hoping one day to be just like her. The grace, beauty, and mysticism she so easily portrays enraptures her audience, pulls them into a dream-like state, a world filled with magical creatures, sylphs, fairies, evil witches and black […]

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