( Translated by John I. Laun, a CSN volunteer translator)
Message from the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado, January 19, 2013:
To begin with, we thank you for the great affection and kindness which you have shown our community and our process. We know that from a distance you walk with us day by day. Many thanks for the ties of solidarity in these difficult moments which we experience here. We do not have words to express our gratitude for your work and support for our Peace Community.
With great appreciation,
Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado
NOTE : CSN cosponsored with the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Wisconsin – Madison the annual Freeze for Food 5 and 10 Km races. They were held at Vilas Park in Madison on January 19,2013. A total of 183 persons participated, which was a 62% increase over the 2012 event. All proceeds go to the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado. We thank all the volunteers and donors who helped make this year’s FFF very successful.