L’Arche Lethbridge is having a fundraising dinner January 26, 2019 at the German Canadian Club. There will be a beef dinner, music by Norbert Boehm’s quartet, a silent auction and Michael McDonald as our guest speaker. Tickets are $75 with a $50 charitable tax receipt and can be purchased in person at the L’Arche Lethbridge offices at 240 12 C St N or by calling 403-328-3735 ext 4.
Michael Joseph McDonald is the author of four books and the recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize. His short films have aired on television in Canada, France, and the Democratic Republic of Congo; and his work explores where human dignity meets human fragility. Over the years, Michael has had the fortune of living alongside people with intellectual disabilities in 19 countries, and he worked as a house assistant in L’Arche France and L’Arche Kenya. He is the filmmaker behind L’Arche’s latest docu-series, As I Am.