CVJHP is excited to fly with Cabo Verde Airlines on its December 9, 2019 "Inaugural" direct flight from
Washington, DC to Sal Island
! On this trip, President Carol Castiel will meet with local authorities to advance and expedite restoration, signage and maintenance efforts for the Jewish cemeteries and places of Jewish memory in the capital, Praia, and on the island of Boa Vista. She will also meet with CVJHP partners at the Institute of Cultural Patrimony to discuss plans for a symposium on the "Jews of Cabo Verde" slated for late May 2020 in Cabo Verde. Castiel looks forward to collaborating with the US Embassy in Praia, a valued supporter and benefactor, the GOCV and many descendants.