Archive for November, 2012

Thanksgiving at the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen

November 17, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Thanksgiving at the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen

With residents throughout coastal regions in CT, NY, and NJ still feeling the effects of Hurricane Sandy, shelters throughout New Haven are working full force to provide for the needy this Thanksgiving Holiday. In particular, the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen, despite being without power for nearly [...]

Meeting with Indonesian Consul General

November 8, 2012 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Meeting with Indonesian Consul General

This afternoon, despite driving snow and rain, following less than 10 days after hurricane Sandy, a wonderful meeting of the hearts took place in the center of Manhattan. The Consul General of the Republic of Indonesia in New York, Ghafur Akbar Dharmaputra, invited Bapak Waleed of the International [...]

 

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We are the local New Haven, CT branch of the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia, dedicated to sharing the traditional arts, culture, music, theater, and natural wellness methods of the Minangkabau community of West Sumatra, Indonesia.