Last Sunday we celebrated 6 years of the Curry Clube! It was a really cool party and even with the rain lots of people came. Thanks ever so much to all who came along and helped with the event, including students Vinícius, Patrique and Pedro, who, as well as giving a short musical performance, alsoContinue reading “6 Years of the Curry Clube”
An all time classic Curry Clube last night raised R$1018 for the project. Many thanks to all who came along and helped at the event.
On Sunday the 16th of November our (now monthly) culinary fundraiser, the Curry Clube, celebrated 5 years of existence with a special event which combined Indian food with a live samba band, comprising star students Victor Hugo, Vinícius and Gabriella alongside percussion teacher Mangueirinha, samba singer and cavaquinho player Thiago Torres and French singer/guitarist PaulContinue reading “Curry Clube 5th Anniversary Party”
After 3 months off, tonight saw the return of our regular fundraiser, the Curry Clube, which involves people coming round to my house in the favela and eating home-cooked Indian food in return for a contribution to the project. We’re looking to bring it back on a weekly basis – the only question now isContinue reading “Curry Clube is Back!!!”
A principal source of funding for the project comes from an Indian food event called the Curry Clube. Perhaps a little explanation is in order… I moved to Rio in 2008, having previously lived in Wembley, a predominantly Indian neighborhood of London, where I could always get a great curry. Rio doesn’t have much inContinue reading “Curry Clube”