Category: Philanthropy

Segment on Corazon de Vida Featured on NBC’s Life Connected

NBC Los Angeles recently featured Corazon de Vida, a non-profit organization serving the children of Baja California, and its founder, Hilda Pacheco-Taylor on its “Life Connected” series. I have the honor of serving on the Board of Advisors of Corazon de Vida and…

The Mother Teresa of Mexico: Meet Ora Anekananda Hernandez, One of the 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico

The Mexico Report’s Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Ora Anekananda Hernandez Interlomas, Mexico City “Since I lived in Mexico for the past 31/2 years,I have met many people. However, the most amazing and inspiring person I have met was Ora…

Image & Style Magazine Features The Mexico Report’s “Real Heroes of Mexico” Program

Image & Style Magazine featured The Mexico Report’s grassroots community project, “The Real Heroes of Mexico” in a recent issue.  Started in 2012, this program has blossomed into a thriving annual event where anyone can nominate a person who is…

Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Jose Carlos Leon Vargas and Aurelia Annino of Oaxaca

Showcasing a hero-a-day from The Mexico Report’s 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico: Website: http://www.si-kanda.org “Jose Carlos and Aurelia started Sikanda in 2009 and have been working 24/7 to transform the lives of the city’s trash pickers, building eco houses, capacitating…

The Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Pete Noll

  The Mexico Report presents The 2013 Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Pete Noll Oaxaca, Oaxaca Website: http://www.puentemexico.org/peterunspittsburgh2013.php  “Pete Noll’s involvement in Latin American began as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guatemala from 1998-2000, from there he went on to work…

The Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Enrique Valdes Garcia

The Mexico Report’s Real Heroes of Mexico: Meet Enrique Valdes Garcia Merida, Yucatan Enrique is the Director of Sustainable and Cultural tourism for the two Mayaland resorts and works from the Uxmal properties. He goes way beyond his job title however.…