NABO Youth Aid Fund
This year NABO has
launched a program to help facilitate the participation of Basque
youth who might encounter financial difficulties. It was named
for Aita Martxel Tillous (1934-2009), honoring his many
years of working with our Basque youth and his ceaseless desire to
see our Basque culture preserved.
If you would like to make a
contribution, mail your contribution to:
Aita Martxel Tillous Youth Aid Fund
c/o Grace Mainvil, NABO Treasurer
705 Nicklaus Lane
Eagle, ID 83616
Online form: AITA
MARTXEL TILLOUS YOUTH FUND:
due April 1st.
Zuberoa dialect: "Ez ohore biltzale, bena
Euskara batua: "Ez ohore biltzale, zerbitzari baizik"
CONTEXT: When it is possible,
money should not be the only reason why young people cannot
participate in NABO youth events. That is why NABO is setting
up a youth aid fund. NABO has appropriated funds and donations have
NAME: This fund is named in honor of Aita Martxel
Tillous, our Basque-American chaplain, for the last 14 years.
ELIGIBILITY. It is need based, and this will be determined
purely by the numbers. A copy of last year's Federal tax form
is required. Only one person NABO Treasurer Grace Mainvil,
will know the identity of the applicant and she will not be sharing
this information to preserve people's privacy.
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