On December 13th HelpArgentina held a charity auction of photographs titled ¨Celebrating Argentina¨ at the Centro Cultural Borges in Buenos Aires.
The event was an opportunity to bring together the donors, companies and organizations that work with HelpArgentina to strengthen argentine civil society organizations.
During the event, Emilio Ocampo, president of HelpArgentina, outlined the achievements of the organization during 2012, thanked the member organizations and companies for their continued support and stressed the level of confidence that HelpArgentina gives to donors living abroad who want to collaborate with Argentine social organizations.
He also thanked to the artists who generously donated their works in support of HelpArgentina: Vivi Abelson, Francisco Bedeschi, Lucio Boschi, Santiago Carrera, Bonifacio del Carril, Daniel Duhau, María Giménez, Isabel Gruppo, Segundo Luchia Puig, Lucía Luna, Agustina Mihura, Diego Ortiz Mugica, Jackie Parisier, Jasmine Rossi, Astrid Sanguinetti and Aldo Sessa.
In closing, he gave special thanks to the audience for participating in the auction and supporting the work of HelpArgentina.
The success of the event was made possible with support from Pegasus, Fueguia Laboratorio de Perfumes, Delta, Cablevisión, Lagarde, the law firm of Cambiaso & Ferrari and the Centro Cultural Borges.