Log in

To log in click the icon below

Log in

Experience different views.

Discover common ground.

August 11 - August 24 - Los Angeles to Nova Lima, Brazil and Ribiero Preto, Brazil

Journey Ambassador Coordinator:  Sharon Lavenberg 

Fourteen Ambassadors will travel to Brazil.  FFLA ambassadors will be joined by members of FF Guadeloupe.

This will be two-week journey with home hosting by members of the Friendship Force clubs of Nova Lima, Brazil and Ribiero Preto, Brazil.

This journey is full.

This journey will start with a visit to the Nova Lima, Brazil -- August 11 to 17.  We will travel together from Nova Lima to Ribiero Preto for the 2nd week of home hosting, August 18 - 24.

     Nova Lima is a municipality of about 87,000 people. Mining is one of the main economical activities, including the extraction of iron ore and gold.  Nova Lima is also home to Mata do Jambreiro Private Natural Heritage Reserve and Serra do Rola - Moca State Park.

     Ribiero Preto originated as an agricultural region (coffee) but is now a technological center and important cultural center.  The area hosts several preservation areas.

Please visit our website after our journey to view pictures of our adventures!

Upcoming journeys -- still in the works and to be announced 

Contact:  Sumi Arnheim, FFLA Leadership Team Chair,

Questions about this website - contact website administrator at

FFLA is a charter club of Friendship Force International a 501(c)(3)non-profit organization

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software