Could you please forward this to the WI faculty.  Thanks


Dr. Dorota Z. Haman

Professor and Chair

Agricultural and Biological Engineering

120 Rogers Hall

PO Box 110570

University of Florida

Gainesville FL 32611-0570


Tel: (352) 392-1864 ext 120

Fax: (352) 392-4092

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One month ago Chile was hit by the 5th largest earthquake ever recorded worldwide. One of our Department’s member, Bernard Cardenas-Lailhacar, along with UF Chilean students and faculty members are organizing a fund-raising event to provide relief for the 2-million of Chile’s earthquake victims. 


On Saturday April 10th they will hold a Chile Relief Fund-Raising Event. There will be silent auctions of Chilean wine and other items, all kinds of food, cheese, wine tasting, dance shows, live music, etc. Among others, Bernard’s band will be playing original songs (one of them inspired in the earthquake) and some Latin classics.


When:             Saturday, April 10th

Time:               7:00 to 10:00 pm

Where:            Queen of Peace Catholic Church - Walsh Hall

Address:          10900 SW 24th Avenue / Gainesville



Entrance is FREE, but DONATIONS at the door are Very Welcome!


If you want to donate in advance and/or attend the event, please contact Bernard at [log in to unmask] . Cash and checks are accepted (please make checks to the order of UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA with Chile relief fund at the memo line).  For further information, please visit       


Thank you for your help!!!