Category: Non-profit

Do You Know Someone Making a Difference in Mexico? Only 10 Days Left to Nominate a ‘Real Hero of Mexico’

In January 2012, we announced our ‘Real Heroes of Mexico‘ project and next month, in June, we will be celebrating all of those nominees. Do you know someone who is helping to make a difference in Mexico? Someone helping to…

Special Performance of Alegría Cirque de San Miguel to Benefit Non-Profit Feed the Hungry San Miguel

On Sunday, March 11, Feed the Hungry San Miguel will present a special performance of Alegría Cirque de San Miguel by Gravity Works at Rosewood Hotel. The special event will take place from 1:00-3:30pm and will include a raffle and…

PEACE Mexico Announces 3rd Annual ArteVida Fundraising Gala, January 20, 2012

The 3rd Annual ArteVida Fundraising Gala will take place on Saturday, January 20, 2012 from 6-10pm and will benefit PEACE (Protection and Education, Animals, Culture, and Environment), a non-profit organization based in Punta Mita, Nayarit, Mexico. The exclusive event will…

Ak Lu’um International School’s 2nd Annual Eco-Reto Fair, Playa del Carmen

The 2nd annual Eco Reto 2011 is a unique eco challenge where families are invited to build the greenest and most original toy or game. Ak Lu’um International School is preparing its jungle campus to receive environmentalists, government representatives and…

The MEXICO Report Called a Go-To Site for Voluntourism in Mexico by SFGate.com

We are thrilled to report that The MEXICO Report was recently referenced as a go-to site for voluntourism opportunities in Mexico by SFGate.com (home of the San Francisco Chronicle) in an article by Christine Delsol. In her piece, “Voluntouring Offers…

Patron Teams Up With Emerging Artists for the “Simply Perfect” Art Project to Benefit Local Art Organizations

Windowscapes Become Working Art Studios and Galleries for the Holidays NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2011 — Patron Spirits is inviting a new kind of window shopping this holiday season. Starting Nov. 15 and continuing through Dec. 31, 2011, the Patron “Simply Perfect” Art Project…

Non-Profit Serving Mexico Launches ‘Apples for Classrooms’ Campaign – as a Technology Tribute to Honor the Legacy of Steve Jobs

SAN DIEGO – One Town at a Time, a San Diego-based non-profit organization working with villages south of Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico has launched ‘Apples for Classrooms’ a new computer fundraising campaign, as a tribute to the legacy of Steve…

Non-Profit ‘Feed the Hungry San Miguel’ Launches New Blog

We are very excited to share this news from our friend Katherine Fisher of Destination PEACE and Sagrada Wellness Resort in San Miguel de Allende. See note below. ——————————————————- A Note From Katherine Fisher Dear Amigos, I am so excited to…

Bucerias Woman Grows Dressmaking Business With Investours Loan

Entrepreneur in Bucerias, Nayarit (north of Puerto Vallarta) receives interest-free loan to grow dressmaking business through Investours –  improving the lives of local business owners and their families. On October 13, Investours visited several local entrepreneurs in Bucerias and chose…

Call for Recipes: New Cookbook to Benefit Children’s Organization and Botanical Gardens in Puerto Vallarta

The Refugio Infantil Santa Esperanza (RISE) and the Vallarta Botanical Gardens are pleased to announce the 2012 Children of the Refugio Cookbook that is set to be published in December 2011.  Vallarta Chef Seth J. Cloutman will edit the cookbook…