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Monday, January 25, 2010

SF Bay Area Vagina Monologues Auditions - Set for January 30 - Event Proceeds to Benefit the Gretta Foundation

V-Day Lafayette is putting on a benefit production of "The Vagina Monologues" as part of the V-Day Community Campaign, a global movement to end violence against women and girls. The “V” stands for valentine, vagina, and vict...ory over violence. For more information about V-Day and its other campaigns to end violence against women and girls worldwide, please visit The performance dates are March 19 & 20, 2010. Proceeds will benefit The Gretta Foundation.

The Gretta Foundation’s mission is to increase the global “Nurseforce” by providing full nursing scholarships to impoverished persons living in disease-burdened nations. Nursing scholarship recipients, or Gretta Scholars, attend in-country nursing programs. In repayment for the assistance, graduates serve for a predetermined period of time in their country. For more information about The Gretta Foundation, visit

V-Day Lafayette is opening auditions to perform in "The Vagina Monologues" to all women, 18 yrs to 150 yrs old, from all walks of life. Previous acting experience is NOT required. This is an all volunteer production. Please pass this along to your friends

What: "The Vagina Monologues" Audition
When: Saturday, January 30
Time: noon - 5pm
How to audition: visit

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Library Fundraising Drive Update

Happy New Year!! All the best to you in 2010!!!

Thanks to your support we have reached $6,500 toward much needed books for the nursing library in Uganda. Our goal is $15,000 and we are still campaigning to make that happen.

Donations can be made easily and securely on our website...

Go to the website and just click on Donate Now. Any and all amounts are a huge help.

Thanks for your continued support and help in spreading the word about the great work The Gretta Foundation is doing in the world.

We can't make it happen without the support of great folks like you.

Thank You!!