NorCal June 13 Dinner Presentation at Poquito, SF
- NorCalPCA is hosting a dinner presentation featuring recently Returned Peace Corps volunteer, Ella Harris, Ecuador 07-09. Ella will be sharing her experiences working as the youth director at a social services program for over 100 children, her transition from "gringa" to "quiteña", and the development of a nonprofit, BECAS so she could continue serving after her Peace Corps service finished. Ella was recently featured in the NorCalPCA newsletter here (http://norcalpca.org/content.cfm?id_con=93)
Location: Poquito (http://poquitosf.com)
2368 Third Street, San Francisco.
(right off the 3rd Street light rail, there is also street parking available on nearby side streets.)
RSVP: Will Spargur cspargur87@...
Dinner will include traditional Ecuadorian finger food, sangria and a choice of one of the following main courses.
Shrimp Ceviche traditional Ecuadorian style shrimp ceviche with tostado and popcorn
Churrasco grilled beef with a fried egg on a bed of rice, sweet plantains and spinach salad
Fritada crisped braised pork with hominy, pickled onions and spinach salad
Brick pressed crispy skinned chicken with spinach salad and patatas bravas
Camarones al mojo de ajo shrimp, garlic, onions, with white beans and spinach salad
Quinoa with poached egg and Sautéed seasonal vegetables
Set price will be $23, add $2 for Camarones and Churrasco (all tax and service included). Proceeds from the dinner will go to Becas Foundation (http://www.becas-foundation.org/)