ROSARIO ANCER FLAMENCO ARTS SOCIETY
Rosario Ancer Flamenco Arts Society (RAFAS) is an independent, non-profit society and a registered charity. RAFAS is run by a volunteer board of directors.
RAFAS is the governing body of Flamenco Rosario Company and its Professional Training Program as well as Vancouver International Flamenco Festival.
RAFAS gets its funding from a variety of sources including the City of Vancouver, the BC Arts Council, the Canada Council, and the BC Gaming Commission, Canadian Heritage, the Simons Foundation and, of course, the generosity of private and corporate donors.
Become a member and find out how you can help flamenco flourish in the Lower Mainland, BC.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Director/President – Claudia Losie
Director/Treasurer – Barbara Picton
Director/Secretary – Alejandra Hergert
Director – Graham Allen
Director – Ian Metherell
Director – Danais Yera Guerra
Artistic Director – Rosario Ancer
Musical Director – Victor Kolstee
Administrative Manager – Eugenie Fung
Accounting serviced by Quantum Accounting Service Inc.
DONATE Make a donation to support Flamenco Rosario through CanadaHelps.org
BECOME An RAFAS MEMBER
Become a member of the Rosario Ancer Flamenco Arts Society and support Flamenco Rosario performances by attending and encouraging others to attend! Membership in the Society is $15.00 per year and $20.00 for a family membership. Members receive discounts on tickets and workshop purchases and will be the first to know about upcoming events!
Please click here to become a RAFAS member or to renew your membership now. You can also register by sending a cheque to Centro Flamenco (102-2083 Alma Street, Vancouver BC, V6R 4N6) or stop by the office (Monday – Thursday: 10:30 – 6:30 pm, Fri: 10 am – 6 pm)!
BECOME AN AMIGOS “INNER CIRCLE” MEMBER – $250 per year
We face challenges maintaining the financial underpinning essential to Flamenco Rosario. We must rely on private donors and supporters like you. Through your generosity and commitment, we can continue to create outstanding Flamenco Rosario programs. Your donation will help carry us forward for the next 25 years and beyond. For this purpose, we have established the Flamenco Rosario AMIGOS Inner Circle with benefits:
- Name printed in all programs and websites of Flamenco Rosario and Vancouver International Flamenco Festival
- Autographed posters from visiting international artists
- Seat selection for all performances before ticket sales to general public
- Tax-deductible receipt
Please click here to become an AMIGOS member today. Thank you to our current AMIGOS members for their support: Graham Allen, Francis Javiar Barajas, Nelson Kennedy, Rosario Kolstee, Victor Kolstee, Yvonne Kolstee, Claudia Losie, Barbara MacLellan, Keiko McArthur, Ian Metherell Jean Orr, Salvador Ferrreras, Janet Buckle and Noel Best.