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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.

NOVEMBER 29 IS GLOBAL GIVING DAY. DONATE TO FANLAP IN LA PAZ

NOVEMBER 29 IS GLOBAL GIVING DAY.  HERE ARE TWO WAYS TO DONATE TO FANLAP You will note that both of these campaigns extend past November 29 MAKE A DONATION BEFORE DECEMBER 15 2016 If you make a donation through International Community Foundation before the end of December...

Bazar Navideño de M.I.A.U. Gatito at Plaza Paseo La Paz

Hello friends of M.I.A.U. Gatito Please join us on Saturday, November 26th and the Bazar Navideño de M.I.A.U. Gatito at Plaza Paseo La Paz from 12 noon until 8:00pm. We will have on sale cute things for you and your cat including the 2017 M.I.A.U...

Historic Landmark, “La Ramona” Smokestack, to be Restored in El Triunfo

TBC After nearly a century of disrepair, the looming 47-meters tall La Ramona smelter smokestack will receive a makeover, thanks to the efforts of a coalition of local non-profit organizations, the Ejido of El Triunfo and the Mexican government, who recognize the important environmental, health,...

BAJA DOGS PET THERAPY PROGRAM

By Cindy Crane On Thursday, May 26th, five Baja Dogs volunteers and two of our Baja dogs set out to Asilo de Ancianos (the seniors’ home) for our Baja Dogs Pet Therapy program. As we made out way towards the main hall, greeting one person...

Rescuing Our Reefs and Mangroves

By Pablo Ahuja In July of 2015, several marine biologists were poolside in La Paz, enjoying the beautiful Baja California Sur weather. As usual when you gather marine biologists and beer, the talk eventually turned to how dirty our oceans are becoming, pollution, fishing debris,...

FANLAP SUBASTA 2015 Results

By Judy Peterson Photo courtesy of Andrea Gaume Subasta 2015 took place this year on Sunday, December 6, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Once again it was held at El Mangle, located at the end of Sinaloa Street. The result was much better than...