Provide healthy meals in Cancun
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 a result, public services are stretched to the limit. Many families survive on very limited incomes and there are high rates of single-parent families and young mothers.
About Our Partner
It began as a community kitchen to nourish vulnerable people in urban areas. Today its unique programs link nutritional food to education and personal development, offering improved well-being for the people it serves both now and in the future.
How You Can Make a Difference
On weekdays you will be able to help by preparing food in the kitchen, serving food to children and elderly people, organizing the pantry, sharing information about their hometown and engaging with the community members. On Saturdays you can play with the children and participate in cultural activities in the local park.
Accommodation in Riviera Maya/Cancun/Playa del Carmen
An eco-luxe, adult-only escape, Viceroy Riviera Maya conveys uncomplicated beach-side luxury that blends into the lush tropical forest. Upon arrival, you are led through the tropical forest paths to your spacious villa. The 41 villas all feature a private plunge pool and a terrace with a hammock to chill out on. Natural materials are used […]
The beautiful jungle and sea of the Yucatán Peninsula surround this luxury resort, ensconced in 1,600 acres of lush gardens. Private plunge pools and daily fresh fruit are just a couple of the touches that make this place so memorable. There’s also a great golf course and a spa to while away days indulgently.
Whether you’re checking into one of the 30 rooms in the main building, or one of the private bungalows, you’ll immediately feel at home with the kind of laid back atmosphere that only high quality service can deliver. The feeling of isolation also adds to the relaxing surrounds.
Tucked away on a private beach sheltered by mangroves and facing the Barrier Reef, the stylish 29-acre Nizuc Resort has the most secluded and spectacular location in Cancún. Choose from four swanky restaurants, including Asian-accented Indochine and Ramona, a modern Mexican alternative. If you can pry yourself away from the glorious, uncrowded white-sand beach or […]
This Orient Express property bridges the gap between the jungle and the sea in some amount of style. Most of the rooms and suites have ocean views, the blue of the Caribbean promoting a relaxing atmosphere. The pools are fringed with palms and there’s even a cultural library for you to plan your sightseeing excursions.
A touch of upscale elegance on the Riviera Maya, the typically modern Asian architecture of the Banyan Tree chain stands out on this pristine coast. The villas are tastefully decorated with a Mayan influence, each enclosed in its own private garden. The signature spa is one of the plushest in the area. With the call […]
Riviera Maya/Cancun/Playa del Carmen
The most famous beaches in Mexico rightly draw tourists in numbers. If you like a party town, then these destinations won’t let you down – they have all the nightlife you could wish for. The natural splendour is also a draw, though, and during low seasons you’ll have way more space.