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Apply to be a JUNTOSAmbassador!

2017-18 APPLICATIONS OPEN THROUGH JULY 25 Program Dates: September 15, 2017-August 31, 2018 — APPLY NOW — JUNTOSAmbassador is a one year leadership program which aims to invest in passionate individuals by providing the opportunity to develop skills and a strong foundation for future endeavors. Ambassadors will assist in developing strong, long-lasting partnerships with select organizations and implementing […]

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Meet Christian: JUNTOS International Liaison

Last month, we introduced you to Sussan, one of the JUNTOS international liaisons. This month, we have the honor of introducing her partner in crime Christian Barrios! Christian also helps program each trip abroad. This includes sharing information about JUNTOS with partner organizations, finding new collaborators, and ensuring all on site details are set for […]

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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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Collaborator Spotlight #3: Amy McMurchie

We have another Collaborator Spotlight to kick off the 2017 New Year! Amy McMurchie first travelled with JUNTOS Collective in 2011 to Mexico while attaining her BFA at Alonzo King LINES in conjunction with Dominican University of California— 6 years later, she is back in Mexico, this time as the Director of JUNTOSAbroad! We asked […]

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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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