Last Saturday, under the baton of Roberto Carvalho, began, if you can say, the Festivities in Honor of the Lord Santo Cristo of Montreal. And they began with a great popular demonstration, carried out in the basement of the Church of Santa Cruz, where they were up to 400 people, all united in the same […]
Event: The village of São Joaquim de Garopaba and the Azoreans The proposal of the event and mark the date of the creation of the village of Garopaba, promote the importance of the historic center of Garopaba and join in the celebrations of the 270 years of the arrival of the Azoreans in Santa Catarina. […]
From today, the Diário dos Açores will publish, exclusively, news from the Azorean community in Toronto and other cities of Ottawa, in partnership with the newspaper Correio da Manhã Canada. The Portuguese publication, in that Canadian city, is owned by our compatriot Eduardo Vieira, from Fenais da Luz. With this partnership, the Diário dos Açores covers […]
The photographic exhibition is commemorating the 270 years of the Azorean settlement in Santa Catarina that we celebrated in the year 2018. It was a great project of the Portuguese Crown for the mass transfer of people from the Azores archipelago to occupy South Brazil, the first emigrants arrived in Ilha de Santa Catarina, village […]
The President of the Ottawa Senate, Canada, presented to the Azorean emigrant Manuel Puga a medal for his work of excellence in Canadian lands. Manuel Puga is also part of the Association of Azorean Emigrants. His professional life has taken him through the hotels, being also owner of a Hotel in Blainville. In addition to […]
The Association of Azorean Emigrants, is pleased to announce that all the information about the Azores Emigrant Cup, and the program packages is already available on the web site. http://azoresemigrantcup.pt. Each year, our goal is to bring together emigrants, their families and friends to the Azores as a golf destination and promote a unique place […]
A group of Emigrants from the Village of Nordeste raised funds to help the needy in their home Village, through a donation to the Association of Amizade 2000. Thank you, to all that contributed to this great initiative.
There is still hope that the DACA program in the US can be relieved by the latest news that has been negotiated between the US Congress to spare 800,000 illegal immigrants, giving rise to the dreamer generation that the end of DACA could still be prevented .
The Portugal President Marcelo Rebelo Sousa is giving special notice to Azores, by being in the Region at the day of Portugal and also being along the azorean communities in USA.
Past 15th january, this Association elected Rui Faria as the new President of the Azorean Emigrants Association
On January 15th, by 19: 30h, will take place at Ribeiragrandense Theatre, the General Assembly Meeting of this Association. With the following agenda: Presentation and aapproval of the Accounts for the Year of 2017. Elections of the new Social members; Presentation of the activities report for 2017; Approval of the Plan of Activities for the […]