Building on her work in A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn Press 2012), noted doctor and author Gretchen Roedde continues to raise awareness of issues in global maternal health care: she will address attendees of Ottawa’s second annual Ethiopiaid fundraiser on Thursday, December 5. All proceeds of the gala–which also features dinner by Blue Nile Ethiopian Cuisine, a silent auction, and music by Jon Hynes and Craig Mainprize–will support Ethiopiaid‘s mother-and-child health care programs in Ethiopia.
- What: Dr. Gretchen Roedde speaks at the Ethiopiaid fundraiser.
- When: Thursday, December 5, 2013, 6:30 to 10:00 p.m.
- Where: Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts, 310 St. Patrick St., Ottawa, ON.
- How: $35 ($25 for students) per ticket, which includes dinner, or $150 for a table for six. Cash bar. Purchase tickets online, or through an Ethiopiaid volunteer.