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“Loco Lucho” Chef + Philly Boricuas Cook Up Event for Clean Water in Puerto Rico

November 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Clean Water for Puerto Rico by Boricuas in PA is a fundraiser organized by six Philly-area women taking action to help 20,000 people get regular access to clean water on the hurricane-stricken Island. More than a month after Hurricane Maria, hundreds of thousands of families are still struggling to access this most basic human need. Supporters can help by joining other contributors at the group’s Waves for Water 501(c)3 nonprofit fundraising page: 

Any contributors who donates $20 or more will get a tickets for an event at A Seed on Diamond Gallery featuring Puerto Rican food, art and music:

  • An exclusive preview of offerings from Chef Luis Liceaga, the latest chef to join vendors at Philly’s famed Reading Terminal Market. A native of the island, Liceaga comes from culinary royalty?—?his aunt and kitchen mentor is Carmen Aboy Valldejuli, author of the original Puerto Rican cooking bible, Cocina Criolla.

Philly Mag: Luis “Loco Lucho” Licegaga’s from a family of great cooks

  • Artwork by 100 Puerto Rican Diaspora Artists. Curated by Puerto Rican artist Adrián Viajero RománDEFEND PUERTO RICO’s CITICIENfeatures the historic and present-day impact of the Jones Act?—?much in the news recently due to its role in slowing Maria relief. Extended just for this event.
  • Performer Gabriel “Gabe” Muñoz’s cuatrista music, featuring a special guitar and style native to the Caribbean and Puerto Rico.
  • Coquito, a traditional drink, made by artist Alex Rivera (AKA Playful Gorilla).


A Seed on Diamond Gallery
124 Diamond Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122 United States
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(267) 982-3913
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