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What’s New with FANLAP?

By Judy Peterson Founded in 2000, Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C. (FANLAP) is a Mexican philanthropic organization. Our mission is to provide basic support of food and education for children and adolescents from impoverished areas to give them the opportunity to complete their education...

M.I.A.U. Gatito Christmas Bazar 2017 in La Paz

M.I.A.U. Gatito Christmas Bazar 2017 All day Saturday, December 2nd at Plaza Paseo La Paz (right next door to home depot) All proceeds go to helping the Cats of La Paz

Sea Turtle Release in Todos Santos

By Gari-Ellen Donohoe The release of baby sea turtles (hatchlings) to the ocean is unquestionably one of the most emotional and magical activities you will ever experience here in Baja California Sur. Just an hour drive from La Paz, on the four-lane to Cabo San...

What is M.I.A.U. Gatito?

TBC Me Interesa Ayudar a Un Gatito (M.I.A.U. Gatito), A.C. is a non-profit association initiated by 5 professional women who share a love for animals. M.I.A.U. Gatito’s main objective is to contribute to the culture of respect for all life-forms, mainly cats. Our family, of...

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...