Beat the February blues with our musical fiesta and fundraiser Share the Love @ Home. Join us for a heart-warming evening of videos, music and an online silent auction. Best of all—three of our partners will join us live from Peru to speak about the projects your donations support.

When: Thursday, February 10, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM EST

Where: Zoom Webinar (register for free here)

Online Silent Auction February 3 to February 10 (visit auction here)


  • Opening words from our MC, Elisa Alvarez
  • Greetings from Dr. Kevin McCormick, founding president, Peruvian-Canadian Institute 
  • Words from Heart-Links board member Giada Ferrucci
  • Vou Te Contar (Wave) by Antonio Carlos Jobim, performed by Anthony D’Alessandro
  • Flor Reaño Segura, of Latidos (Zaña Valley)
  • Chega de Saudade (No More Blues) by Antonio Carlos Jobim, performed by Anthony D’Alessandro
  • Erla Hoyos Zuloeta, of Centro Santa Angela (José Leonardo Ortiz, Chiclayo)
  • Insensatez (How Insensitive) by Antonio Carlos Jobim, performed by Anthony D’Alessandro
  • Lola Paredes Saldaña, of Rural Libraries Network (Cajamarca)
  • Closing remarks by our MC, Elisa Alvarez
  • St. Thomas by Sonny Rollins, performed by Anthony D’Alessandro
man in blue suit sits on piano bench facing camera with grand piano behind him

With music by jazz pianist Anthony D’Alessandro.

Spanish-English/English-Spanish simultaneous interpretation will be available. Share the Love @ Home will also stream on our Facebook page, but without interpretation.

Proceeds from this FREE-ADMISSION virtual event will go to supporting the work of these and our other three Peruvian partner organizations in the coming year.


A red map of Peru against a maple leaf, the logo of the Peruvian Canadian InstituteMany thanks to our platinum sponsor, the Peruvian Canadian Institute, and to our silver sponsors Kelland Portfolio Management, BDO Canada, Michael Loebach, barrister and solicitor, and the Community Fund of the London Community Foundation. 



There are many ways to get involved.