Sounds and Tastes of the Americas


The Sounds and Tastes of the Americas is our signature fundraiser, which includes a dinner, music and dance performances, as well as silent and live auctions. To date, Sounds and Tastes of the Americas has raised over $355,000 in support of ACCESO’s projects.

This year as we celebrate our  25th anniversary, the Sounds & Tastes of the Americas will be held virtually on Saturday, November 13, 2021.

The Sounds part of the event will be hosted by Adrian Harewood (Host CBC News Ottawa at 6) and include a pre-recorded video featuring performances by Colores Andinos and testimonies by students, project partners and volunteers.

The Tastes part of the event will include Latin American fare by Raphael Express (Peruvian cuisine) and La Cabaña (Salvadoran cuisine) via delivery service.

The auction will be held online from November 13 to 21, 2021.

A marketplace of holiday baskets filled with fair trade and organic Camino products will be held online from November 13 to November 21, 2021.

For tickets and additional event details please click on the button below to be taken to Eventbrite.

When you donate directly to ACCESO International by cheque, cash or e-transfer, 100 percent of the amount donated will be allocated to projects.

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