Non-Profit List

The Mexico Report wholeheartedly believes in combining travel with volunteering (voluntourism) and would love to list your non-profit organization, one that is providing a community service of helping those in or around Mexico. Please email info at themexicoreport to add a non-profit, charity or organization to our growing list.

There are many ways to give back – below please find a list of those we’ve come across along the way:

Mexico Related Non- Profits and Places to Volunteer or Donate

Baja Blues Fest – Baja California

Biblioteca Los Mangos – Puerto Vallarta

Casita Linda

Casa de los Angeles – San Miguel de Allende

Ciudade de la Alegria – Cancun

Corazon de Vida – Irvine, CA

El Mundo para Puerto Morelos SC – Puerto Morelos, Q.R.

EntreAmigos – San Pancho, Nayarit

Feed the Hungry – San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato

Flora, Fauna y Cultura – Playa del Carmen, Q. R.

Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C.(FANLAP), www.lapazninos.org, La Paz, Baja

Fundacion Kristin – Puerto Vallarta

GO! Overseas – Volunteer in Mexico (Teach, Study, Volunteer, Intern)

International Community Foundation – San Diego

Jovenes Adelante – San Miguel de Allende

Kayak For Kids – Baja California

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes – Los Angeles

MaestroCares.org – Mexico and Latin America

PEACE Mexico – Punta Mita, Nayarit

Peñasco Children Foundation – Puerto Peñasco

Por Los Niños – Zihuatanejo

Project Concern Int’l – San Diego, CA

Project Explorer – New York, NY

PVAngels – Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco

Rocky Point Food Bank – Puerto Peñasco

Teleton – Mexico City, Mexico

WiLDCOAST – San Diego, CA

YokChij.org – San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas

 

Fundacion DB – 

Casa de la Sal –

 

Photo by Nova Pennison, Casa Comunidad Director, PEACE Mexico

15 comments for “Non-Profit List

  1. 2017-08-04 at 11:12 am

    I would add Reinserta un Mexicano, they have been making a huge difference in the safety of Mexico in the past years.

    • 2017-08-08 at 7:21 am

      Thanks for the recommendation. We will look into this organization now.

  2. 2017-04-15 at 1:07 am

    Any organizations specific to Baja California Sur, Mexico (especially La, Paz area).

  3. Hilando Encuentros
    2017-02-24 at 8:47 pm

    Somos una Asociación Civil ubicada en el Estado de Morelos, México y nos interesa conocer su trabajo y evaluar formas de colaboración. Cordiales saludos.

  4. 2016-11-17 at 10:45 pm

    Hi
    Would You like to Update the link ?
    https://www.fsalud.org

    its a non profit organization for medical.
    under 5 year kids are free for the medical care. medical checkup and Ultrasound.

    Fundacion Salud Mexicana IAP .

  5. Jenny Sanchez
    2016-08-10 at 1:38 pm

    Are you familiar with the following two charities in Mexico?

    1) Fundacion DB
    http://www.fundaciondb.org

    2) Casa de la Sal
    http://www.casadelasal.org.mx/2016/index.php

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2016-08-10 at 6:12 pm

      Thanks Jenny! I will look into those and get them up on our list.

  6. 2016-07-27 at 1:05 pm

    I’ve noticed that the Angel Notion non profit from Playa del Carmen is still listed on your list and they haven’t been active for 5 years. When I clicked on the link it took me to a page of Chinese.

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2016-08-06 at 10:43 am

      Thanks so much Gayle. It has been removed.

  7. 2016-07-27 at 1:04 pm

    How do we get our non profit on your list. It’s the KKIS Project (kkisproject.org) in Playa del Carmen. We are a registered AC in Mexico and a 501c3 in the US.

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2016-08-07 at 10:01 am

      Hi Gayle – the link you provided above did not work. Is there another one you can provide? Thanks.

  8. Irene Ward
    2016-04-06 at 3:48 pm

    Hello Ms. Albin-Najera

    I am looking for a Grant Writer to apply for a Grant from the Carlos Slim Helu’s Foundation.
    This is to put AED’S automatic external defibrillators in the Schools, sports fields, hotels and beach areas community centers, sr condominiums.

    Can you help me or direct me to an International Grant Writer. Thank you Irene Ward
    720 220-1018

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2016-04-27 at 5:49 am

      Hi Irene, although I’m not familiar with any grant writers, I think you’d have luck searching online or using Google. Perhaps you can find a few groups on Facebook to post your question. I have a group called Mexico Travel Writers with more than 1500 members on Facebook and you’re more than welcome to post your question there. Good luck!

  9. T.N.
    2016-02-17 at 10:49 am

    Hi,
    How do I know that a charity is genuine? Are there numbers to support what percentage of revenue goes to the cause, v. “expenses”?

    Thanks! I like to donate to many causes, but I also don’t want to support scammery.

    : )

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2016-03-08 at 10:47 am

      Hi – I have worked with or know most of these non-profits (some are sent to us for inclusion), but I would recommend if you are interested in one that you contact them directly to create a relationship. This way, you can see if it is a fit for you and your volunteer goals.

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