Rubia Co-sponsors “Girl Rising” in Portsmouth
On March 20, for the second time this month Rubia will co-sponsor a screening of “Girl Rising,” the feature film at the center of a global campaign to educate girls. Learn about the amazing organization, “10 x 10,” and watch the trailer: http://10x10act.org The New Hampshire World Affairs Council is organizing the screening at the Music Hall in Portsmouth, followed by a panel discussion.
The panel discussion will be moderated by Cynthia Fenneman, President and CEO of American Public Television and will include: Tom Yellin, Executive Producer at 10x10; Karin Barndollar, Secretary of Education For All Children; Hope Mbabazi, a student from Uganda who benefited from an education scholarship; and Bess Palmisciano, Founding Director of Rain for the Sahel & Sahara.
Here is the event information:
Date: Wednesday, March 20
5 PM- VIP Reception in The Loft
7 PM- Film premiere in The Music Hall followed by panel discussion
Place: The Music Hall 28 Chestnut Street, Portsmouth, NH, 03801
Tickets: VIP tickets: $75; General Admission: $10.50