Jaguares is a band that's been working with Amnesty a lot on the Juarez cases.
They're looking for an Amnesty volunteer (preferably bilingual) for their
concert at Stubb's in Austin on June 13. There's more information below. Let
me know if you have any questions!
512 289 9790
Hi Katharine, Whitney and Brian,
>I just wanted to let you know about an Amnesty event coming your way. On
>Wednesday, July 13, the Jaguares, a multi-platinum Mexican rock band, will
>be playing at the Stubb's in Austin. They have invited Amnesty
>International members to speak about the murders of nearly 400 young women
>in Juarez and table at the concert. This will be an excellent opportunity
>to educate about the situation in Juarez and to promote your Amnesty group.
>We will need one person (preferably bilingual) to introduce a short film
>about the situation in Juarez and encourage folks to visit the Amnesty
>table. One or two other members can staff an AI table. Information and
>actions for the table will be sent to you ahead of time. You can also
>bring sign-up sheets and flyers for your local/student group and upcoming
>Please let me know by the end of the week if you are interested in
>participating, or if you know folks who may be interested.
>You can read more about the concert and the band at:
>Acting Field Organizer
>Southern Regional Office
>(404) 876-5661 ext. 14