Come Celebrate 100 Years of Samba with Levantamos on Friday, November 11, 2016!
- The film Samba and Jazz followed by a Q&A with director/producer Jefferson Mello
See the film trailer here!
- Samba Band and Dancers from Vava--D.C.'s own Rio Style Samba School
- New Orleans Themed Jazz Band
- Brazilian Hors d'oeuvres
- Brazilian Beverages
- and More
Your ticket purchase, donation, and sponsorship help Levantamos fund its 2017 exchange program for Afro-Brazilian youth entrepreneurs and continue our mission of increasing Afro-Brazilian and American cooperation through social, cultural, and economic exchanges. Levantamos also generates financial resources for Afro-Brazilian economic development, develops partnerships with Brazilian community based programs, and develops programs in the U.S. to engage and educate Americans on Afro-Brazilian culture.