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International Community Foundation Accepting Donations for International Relief Fund

The International Community Foundation (ICF) is available to respond to natural disasters worldwide at the request of donors, partner organizations, and local grantees. Currently, all contributions to the International Relief Fund will aid in the recovery of the aftermath caused by the magnitude-8.1 earthquake that...

A Call to Action

As is often the case when a natural disaster strikes, the people with the least material things frequently lose the most. This is usually the case with hurricanes and earthquakes. Mexico has suffered a rash of natural disasters. We at The Settlement Company® are aware...

The MIAU Gatito Photo Contest

The MIAU Gatito photo contest is on. Until June 15th. Selected photos will appear in the MIAU Gatito 2018 Calendar. For more information, contact MIAU Gatito at administration@miaugatito.org or call 612 201 0532.  

Empowering Local Youth in Baja

TBC Ecology Project International (EPI) is a conservation education non-profit like no other in the world, involving young people from Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador and the U.S. in hands-on science and conservation projects that protect species and their habitat. Nearly 30,000 students have participated...

International Community Foundation Working In Baja California Sur

TBC Many of the expats who have chosen La Paz as our part-time or full-time home are eager to give back to our adopted community. But we don’t always know where to start. Fortunately, the International Community Foundation (ICF) has over 25 years of experience...

EVELIA’S STORY FOR FANLAP

By Judy Peterson About fifteen years ago, my husband and I were walking along the malecón in La Paz when we were approached by a student who needed to interview English-speaking foreigners as a project for her English class in senior high school. During our...

ICF INSIDER TOUR: LAGUNA SAN IGNACIO & THE GRAY WHALES

Get Up Close to the Grey Whales on This Guided Tour. March 27-31, 2017 Laguna San Ignacio, Baja California Sur, Mexico Join ICF on an Exclusive, insider tour of Laguna San Ignacio, and get up close with the majestic gray whales and their calves! Since 2000,...

The True Spirit of Christmas Shines Through

By Irene Phillips Even before Mexican Revolution Day in late November, we see Christmas decorations in all their glory in every store and restaurant. In December, festival season begins in earnest with the celebration of the Patrona de Mexico, Our Lady of Guadalupe, on December...

Get to Know Baja Dogs La Paz

The mission of Baja Dogs La Paz: To help homeless and abused animals on Baja Sur AND to be part of the evolution of a culture who today generally accepts animal abuse as the norm…to a culture that recognizes the value and enrichment animals bring...

The Christmas Market at CostaBaja

The Christmas Market at Costabaja Friday, December 16th starting at 5:00pm Do your holiday shopping, have a cup of hot chocolate, break the piñata and meet santa. Free entrance. Bring a gift for FANLAP and put a smile on a child’s face.