Colombian Embassy in USA Honors Our Founder

Published in on December 4, 2014

The Ambassador of Colombia to the United States, Dr. Luis Carlos Villegas and his wife, Sra. Carmela Restrepo, honored the work of our founder, Marina (Maureen) Orth with a festive five course “Colombian Gastronomic” dinner at the Ambassador’s residence in Washington, D.C. The delicious fare was prepared by Colombian Chefs, Diego Panesso and Jorge Mario Gomez especially flown in for the occasion. Distinguished guests included the Ambassadors of Mexico and India and Spain’s Ambassador to the Organization of American States, Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet, members of the State Department and Congress.

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