From the Mara Soil
GRA's Annual Summer Event

Documentary Premier and Vegan Tamale Dinner
Saturday, July 24 at 6:30 PM
Meditation Mount ~ Ojai, CA

We're so excited to share Global Resource Alliance's first ever documentary! Please be our guest and let us treat you to dinner, live music and the debut screening of this inspiring documentary by filmmaker Steven Schrenzel. Watch the trailer now!

In gratitude to our donors and community,
Monica Marshall

Women harvesting lettuce
From the Mara Soil
A documentary about simple solutions to global poverty, hunger and disease.
Directed by Steve Schrenzel
Produced by Global Resource Alliance

Watch the trailer now!
Neem From the Mara Soil
FROM THE MARA SOIL takes you to a stunning but impoverished region in Tanzania, where a community is  overcoming food scarcity, water shortage, disease and deforestation with natural, sustainable and locally abundant resources. Join us for the premier at our annual summer event on July 24th.

 Event starts at 6:30 PM
Vegan, organic tamale dinner
Live music from John Clement
Premier documentary From the Mara Soil
Q&A with GRA Directors, Lyn, Tara & Monica,
and the film's director, Steve Schrenzel

Plus 3 ways to support communities in the Mara Region of Tanzania:

1. If you're inspired by the film - or even just the tamale dinner - make a donation to help GRA continue bringing hope to poor rural communities in Mara.

2. Purchase baskets and other handmade crafts made by a women's cooperative in Mara.

3. Buy a Tulip Siphon Filter from Safe Water Today and they will donate another for use by public schools in Mara.

We hope to see you there!
RSVP appreciated- just reply to this email.
Event Info
Meditation Mount
10340 Reeves Rd
Ojai, California 93023
Saturday, July 24th
6:30PM - 9:00PM

Free Event!
RSVP appreciated-
just reply to this email.

Live Music
Guitar and inspiring lyrics from local artist John Clement. John has a folk music background and is a member of the Positive Music Association.

Vegan Tamale Dinner
Devaki Berge, former chef of LA's famous Inn of the Seventh Ray restaurant, will prepare another amazing feast for this year's event. This year's menu: Vegan tamales, salsa sides, strawberry-hibiscus tea and more...
Buy a Filter, Donate a Filter
Event Fundraiser
Tulip Siphon Filter
Tulip Water Filter
The 'Tulip' Home Water Treatment Filter is effective in the removal of water borne disease. It is easy to use and is an essential component for your home emergency preparedness kit or for outdoor recreational use.

Purchase your filter at GRA's Summer Event for $48.50, and local NGO Safe Water Today will give one to GRA. Plus 40% of your purchase will be donated to GRA and Safe Water Today water projects.

Learn about Safe Water Today
Safe Water Today

Global Resource Alliance
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Global Resource Alliance (GRA) is an all-volunteer US 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to bringing hope, joy and abundance to communities in the Lake Victoria Region of Tanzania.  By sharing ideas, volunteers and financial resources with local, community based organizations we seek to promote natural, holistic and sustainable solutions to the challenges of poverty, malnutrition and disease. 
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