Considered the most versatile wind ensemble in the country, The Windjammers will be in concert in support of PAN Missions. St Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Fergus, 325 St George St West. 7:00 pm. Saturday, June 10, 2017. Cost of admission is $20.00 per person. All welcome. visit www.windjammers.ca
Featuring Harry Currie - Conductor
Artistic Director and Conductor
Harry Currie, Originally from Moncton, NB, Harry has music degrees from four British and Canadian universities. Becoming a Canadian Army Director of Music, he served in regular and reserve units of both Canadian and British armies for 25 years. A lead soloist in BBC TV’s Black and White Minstrel Show, he had an HMV recording contract, performing with many stars as widely varied as the HiLo’s, the Beatles, Frank Sinatra, Joan Sutherland, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich, and Julio Iglesias. Head of Music in schools in the UK, Montreal, and Ontario, he retired from Cameron Heights Collegiate and became an arts journalist for the K-W Record, all the while working as a conductor and performer. Invited to Thailand to conduct a concert for the Royal Family, he taught music at 3 Thai universities and remains there in semi-retirement, writes novels, and returns to Canada twice a year to conduct concerts with Windjammers and music for University of Waterloo convocations.
Everyone can help
PAN Missions loves teams. We love watching first time team members fall in love with Nicaragua. We love veteran members for their ongoing commitment and support.We love getting to know each one of you. Our teams are really the very best! However,
traveling to Nicaragua isn’t possible for everyone, but we know you want to help. The needs in Nicaragua are great so we have put together a few.. read more
Kind. Gentle. Humble. Tranquil. Brave. Beautiful.
I met Katherine when I was visiting the children in the Oncology ward of La Mascota Hospital in Nicaragua. It was 2006 and she was 15 years old. I never knew what to expect when I walked in to visit patients in their hospital rooms. Each was experiencing their own unique and challenging hard ship but with Katherine, read more
PAN is absolutely delighted to announce that we are now partnering with the Canadian Bible Society to distribute bibles in Nicaragua. We are so looking forward to putting God’s word into the hands of spiritually hungry people in churches, poor barrios, hospitals, clinics, orphanages, Feeding Centres, prisons, public schools and children in our MAC Sports program. It’s a privilege to partner with such a committed organization and we encourage your financial and prayer support for this very worthwhile ministry.
Watching a child endure cancer treatment is heartbreaking. Watching a child endure cancer without treatment is more than the human heart can bear.
PAN Missions Canada and La Mascota Hospital in Managua have partnered together to bring hope to Nicaraguan families facing the greatest battle of their lives. We need your help.
La Mascota Hospital is the only hospital in Nicaragua . read more
Calling all sewers
My name is Nancy Hayes and I’m the sewing co-op facilitator for PAN Missions. Over the last two years PAN has been developing a sewing co-op program that is based on the theory of a hand up rather that a hand out. Here is how it works: Read More
Bicycles for Pastors:
Pastor Sergio Ramirez travels 16 km every day to his church, Peña Orec, then 16 km back home. PAN recently donated this bicycle to the pastor making his daily commute so much easier. Donations to get more bicycles for pastors are most welcome! For convenience, use the Pay Pal donation button, or send a cheque through our PAN Treasurer; PAN Missions, c/o Laird More, Box 11, Arthur, ON, N0G 1A0.
FONAB CASA: Friends of Nicaragua Casa Alberta Canada
Our Mission is to Serve our Lord Jesus Christ by partnering with Pastor Carlos Garcia and the Great Harvest Association Ministry to build houses in the poverty-stricken country of Nicaragua.
Our goal is to mobilize volunteers from local communities to help build these houses which will promote home ownership and provide an opportunity for relationships to be built not only between the people of the community, but also with the Local Great Harvest Association Church.
The cost to build 1 house is $2,300 Cdn and includes a concrete floor, cinderblock walls, and zinc roofing) and we plan to build 12 houses every year (one per month).
Donations of any amount can be made through this PAN Missions website. At the top of this page click the button: DONATE (complete the info required, including the amount of your donation) > NEXT PAGE enter FONABCASA (in the HOW TO ALLOCATE FUNDS box) > then click DONATE NOW.
The FRIENDS OF NICARAGUA (FON) thank you so much for your support.