EPES Spring 2022 Update: Celebrating 40 Years!

Read the Spring 2022 EPES Update here! Get info and sign up to join the 40th celebration in Chile here! Donate to support the 40th anniversary fund here! Dear friends of EPES, Forty years—can you believe it! EPES was born when Chile was in the depths of the Pinochet dictatorship, and we didn’t know thenContinue reading “EPES Spring 2022 Update: Celebrating 40 Years!”

Stories of Hope and Resistance from Chile

This series, Stories of Hope and Resistance from Chile, presents accounts of concrete ways EPES is working to address the covid-19 crisis as it affects the communities, families and people EPES loves and works with in Chile. Click on the titles below to read the stories! For US friends who would like to support thisContinue reading “Stories of Hope and Resistance from Chile”

When does your $100 equal $138?

Read the May EPES Update here! Dear friends of EPES and AHA , Needless to say that Covid 19 has affected everyone. EPES, as we and its community have come to expect, once again has stepped up during this extraordinary times to go above and beyond in supporting those who need it most. Through yourContinue reading “When does your $100 equal $138?”

Please join us at the Salud a la Calle fundraiser January 10th in NYC!

Friends of EPES and AHA: The resistance movement in Chile that you read about in the last EPES Update continues, and as you know it has been met with violent and criminal treatment by the Chilean police and military. Salud a la Calle is a group of medical providers (doctors, nurses, EMT workers, etc.) organizedContinue reading “Please join us at the Salud a la Calle fundraiser January 10th in NYC!”

EPES Update Highlights EPES Response to Current Unrest in Chile

Read the Fall 2019 EPES Update here Dear friends of EPES, You are probably aware that, for the past several weeks, Chile has been experiencing brutal repression such as has not been seen since the years of Pinochet’s dictatorship. It began with student protests of a 30-peso (4 cent) transit fare increase, but, as aContinue reading “EPES Update Highlights EPES Response to Current Unrest in Chile”