Holly Near and John McCutcheon Fundraiser – Sep 23

We are so excited for Holly Near and John McCutcheon Fundraiser for Educación Popular En Salud (EPES) Where: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 9185 Lexington Avenue North, Circle Pines, MN When: Saturday at 7 PM – 9:30 PM Get tickets! On Saturday September 23, 2017 Educación Popular En Salud (EPES) is celebrating their 35th anniversary with a Read More…

In awe of EPES…plus the May 2015 Update is here!

  Hello friends of EPES and AHA! Most of you haven’t heard from me before, but I thought I’d give Chris, our Board President, a break from writing a letter this time. As I was proofreading this EPES Update – specifically the article about EPES turning 33 – I got to thinking how absolutely amazing Read More…

Happy New Year!

AHA and EPES would like to wish you all a happy 2015! As has happened for the past five years, EPES is jumping right in and starting the year with one of its biggest undertakings – the annual International Training Course in Popular Education in Health. Now in its sixth year, participants are arriving in Read More…

Announcing the 6th Annual International Training Course on Popular Education in Health in Chile!

EPES Foundation and AHA are pleased to announce the 6th Annual International Training Course on Popular Education in Health! Sharing 32 Years of Work for Dignity and Justice in Health Course on Participatory and Community-based Strategies in Health January 5-16, 2015   Santiago and Concepción, Chile The 12-day training course is a mix of classes, conferences, Read More…

The Summer 2014 EPES Update is here!

Read the June 2014 EPES Update (many of you will be receiving the Update in the mail this week – if you’d like to be on AHA’s Mailing List, please let us know by emailing AHABoard@gmail.com!) Dear Friend, As you look forward to summer vacation, it is fall in Chile and EPES’ plate is decidedly brimming over. Read More…

Join AHA and support EPES on December 6th in NYC!

All EPES and AHA supporters in the New York City area – please attend AHA-NY’s upcoming House Party/Silent Auction/Chilean Holiday Craft Sale to support EPES! When: Friday, December 6th, 2013 from 6:30-9:00pm Where: 280 Riverside Dr. # 15 E, New York City (entrance on 100th St.) Light snacks, pastries from Los Andes Bakery, and beverages Read More…

EPES Recognizes AHA Board Member Melanie Nelson

AHA is excited to share the below press release from EPES highlighting the extraordinary support of AHA Board Member Melanie Nelson and her key role in making the upcoming EPES International Training Course on Popular Education in Health a reality. Thank you Melanie for your support and being a model for the rest of the Read More…

Delegation from AHA Board Visits Chile

In March 2011, a delegation of the Action for Health in the Americas (AHA) board of directors spent four days in Santiago and Concepción visiting EPES and seeing the work they are doing.  The delegation was made up of Sheila Dauer (New York) Melanie Nelson (Minnesota) Meghan Ochal (Washington, DC) and Dale Young (Miami), who Read More…