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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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Meet Sussan: JUNTOS International Liaison

We are taking this month to introduce one of our international liaisons: Sussan Hrozek. Sussan is the reason why our JUNTOSAbroad trips can even happen! Along with Christian Barrios, she communicates with organizations and groups around Central America to bring JUNTOS to various communities. She also helps with the programming, scheduling, travel and lodging for the […]

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Collaborator Spotlight #4: Ariane Michaud

This is it, we have reached our final JUNTOS Collaborator Spotlight for the year! Ariane Michaud first travelled with JUNTOS in 2013, during her freshman year at The Boston Conservatory. After that first trip to Guatemala, she travelled many more times with the collective as a student, guest artist, and director’s assistant before accepting the […]

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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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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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Collaborator Spotlight #2: Catherine Keller

  Next up for our Collaborator Spotlight, we have JUNTOSAmbassador Director Catherine Keller Catherine first traveled with JUNTOS to Guatemala in January 2012 as a student in the Ailey/Fordham BFA program. Upon graduation, Catherine became the JUNTOSAmbassador Director, creating curriculum and programming for JUNTOS students interested in developing leadership skills in the non-profit sector and creating sustainable JUNTOS […]

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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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Collaborator Spotlight #1: Alicia Delgadillo

We are excited to launch our collaborator spotlights, introducing a member of our team to the JUNTOS community every month! First up: JUNTOSLocal Director Alicia Delgadillo. Ali joined the JUNTOS family in 2010 when she travelled on an Abroad trip to Mexico, initially intrigued by the organization’s ties to Latin roots and Hispanic heritage. Six years later, […]

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