Olive Ridley sea turtle conservation

At this inspiring project you can help to protect the Olive Ridley sea turtles and uplift the local community. You can help the project reach their objectives by patrolling the beaches for turtles at night (in all weather conditions) together with the locals, maintaining the hatchery and also release the baby turtles when they hatch […]

Provide healthy meals in Cancun

Background Cancun is a city of contrasts between the opulent resorts of the Hotel Zone and the poverty in the center and outskirts of the city. Cancun has experienced huge population growth in the past 20 years as a result of the success of the tourism industry which has given rise to urban problems. As […]

Assist at a Recycling Center

Background Nosara is a gorgeous beach town in Guanacaste region that has experienced huge growth due to tourism. In order to maintain the pristine beauty of the area, locals and visitors alike need to play a role, and recycling is a vital element to sustaining the environment – you can help make a difference! About the Recycling Center The Nosara recycling […]

Teach Computer Skills

Background Playa Hermosa is a coastal town in the state of Guanacaste, where 34.5% of the population live in poverty, a contrast to 16.3 percent in the Central region. Only 40% of the population between the ages of 20 and 64 have finished high school. Many schools have limited teaching materials and school supplies; with […]

Teach arts and crafts

Background to Guanacaste Guanacaste is a coastal province in northwestern Costa Rica where 34.5% of the population live in poverty, in contrast to 16.3% in the Central region. Only 40% of the population between the ages of 20 and 64 have finished high school. Schools in the region have very limited resources for extra-curricular activities like arts […]

Turtle Conservation Costa Rica

The Osa Peninsula The Dulce Gulf along the Osa Peninsula is a rare tropical fjord and is recognized as one of the 25 biodiversity hotspots of the world. It is a unique and critical habitat for many species, including two endangered species of sea turtles: Hawksbill and Green Turtles. Threats to these turtles’ survival include […]

Help at a medical clinic and soup kitchen

Background Just five miles from the center of San Jose is an impoverished community called Alajuelita. The residents of this neighborhood are primarily immigrants from neighboring Nicaragua, who have fled natural disasters, political conflict and lack of economic opportunity in their homeland. The population of Alajuelita is comprised of primarily women and children. Most of […]

After School Programs

Background Many locals in the region struggle to keep up with rising food and housing costs in the area. In the Guanacaste province, children often attend short school days and are frequently left without extracurricular activities or recreational opportunities. Our partner provides a wide variety of innovative programs focusing on academic and artistic education, environmental […]

Build a home

La Paz is one of the largest and most prominent cities in Bolivia. Many indigenous people live in the adjacent city El Alto and commute into La Paz for work. Some residents of El Alto live in impoverished areas with houses made of mud and straw that are unsafe and increase the risk of health […]

Care for the homeless and refugees

No man or woman should be hungry while others have plenty. No man should sleep on the streets while there are empty beds just metres away. No-one should suffer deprivation and desperation while others celebrate their good fortune. When good quality food is thrown away every day by individuals, families, supermarkets, food shops and restaurants, […]