For the past sixteen years, your support has enabled Las Molas Association to
provide donations to organizations assisting students, the ill, the elderly, the most
vulnerable within our community, and we want to wholeheartedly say:
The community of Washington has being able to learn about our culture and enjoy
Our children have learned our traditional folkloric dances, have had the
opportunity to represent Panamá in events throughout the state, earn school
credits, build participation in community projects, and develop pride for our
culture. This year we selected our second "Miss Raíces Panameñas in the
Where do our donations go?
In the last sixteen years we have made donations to Panamanian institutions such
as Children's Hospital, several orphanage centers, nursing homes, the maternity
ward of Santo Tomás Hospital and many more.
In Washington state we have made donations to the Back Pack Program, and to
the food banks in Centralia, Shelton, Thurston, and Pierce Counties.
|Las Molas Association
Panameñas del Estado de Washington
|Board of Directors
Lorena Saucedo - President
Becky Cruz - Vice President
Gloria Jemmott - Treasurer
Cristina Cianca - Secretary
Koky Samaniego - Vocal
La Asociación incorporó la enseñanza de bailes
típicos tradicionales panameños tales como el Viva Panamá, la
Daneza, Los Diablitos de Espejos, etc., al crear nuestro conjunto
tipico, Raíces Panameñas.
Tambien hemos participado en varios eventos en el Estado de
Washington, tales como:
El Seattle Torch Light Parade
Hispanic Heritage Month ~ Ft. Lewis and McChord AFB
Hispanic Heritage Month ~ Boeing
Multi cultural events in Pierce College and Clover Park Technical
Seattle University - Safeco Field