Board members for Corazón de Niñas, a local orphanage, have just announced a fundraising event to take place at Casa Karma in Conchas Chinas, on Tuesday, April 8 at 7 pm. Georgia and Gholi Darehshori, owners of the venue, have graciously made their home available, allowing for 100% of proceeds to go to the organization. Corazón de Niña provides for young girls from diverse high-risk situation, creating healing paths for them through a spiritual life, school, balanced/nutritious diet, routine medical/psychological attention and academic support.

Those present at the soirée will enjoy several treats, including the unveiling of the first bronze sculpture by renowned artist, Marta Gilbert; a special guest appearance by acclaimed mosaic artist, Anado McLauchlin; live music by favorite local guitarist, Eduardo León; and canapés and specialty cocktails provided by Mavi Graf of Arté Culinario.

A suggested donation of $1,000 can be made in advance or at the door. Advance donations are being accepted at La Palapa Restaurant (322-222-5225) or Carol’s Boutique, (322-113-0073). Learn more about Corazón de Niñas by visiting their website at corazondenina.mx. Details of the event can be obtained by visiting Casa Karma’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/casakarma.