A recent, unprecedented economic crisis in Peru has saddened and alarmed Peruvians living in Utah. The cost of living rose an average of 400 percent overnight, causing starvation and death among the poor. Children's bodies have been found in garbage cans where they have been searching for food.

Club Peru is holding a "Peru Needs You" fiesta Saturday, Nov. 3, at 615 S. 300 East at 7 p.m. Or donations can be sent to Hunger Relief - Peru Crisis, Humanitarian Service, c/o LDS Church, 50 E. North Temple, 7th Floor, Salt Lake City, UT 84150.For information, call 487-0537 or 943-5497.