Event promotes Child Haven International

The founders of Child Haven International are visiting Nanaimo to raise money and awareness for the organization.

The founders of Child Haven International are visiting Nanaimo to raise money and awareness for the organization.

Founders Fred and Bonnie Cappuccino, both recipients of the Order of Canada and the UNESCO prize for teaching human rights, will speak at the First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo, 595 Townsite Rd., on Oct. 29 during the Sojourn to India event.

People can purchase exotic and handmade items from India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Tibet during the fundraising bazaar held from 1-3 p.m. Fred Cappuccino will give a presentation at 2 p.m.

For more information, please call Wendy Stewart at 250-758-7532 or go to www.childhaven.ca.