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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...

Blankets Warm the Hearts In La Paz

TBC In 2014, Jerry and Laurie Angelo and their two daughters spent Christmas Eve with the children of Nueva Creación orphanage. The Angelos brought the children piñatas and gifts, and played many games of soccer with them. And in exchange, the children of the orphanage...

The La Ventana Classic Is Back and Better Than Ever

TBC After taking a few years off to reorganize, the La Ventana Classic is back and bigger than ever. Local, national and international wind enthusiasts will heavily attend the five-day event. Organized by Tim Hatler of Palapas Ventana Resort and Marina Chang of The Kiteboarder...

Angels Needed in La Paz

Angels Needed! TBC Christmas is just around the corner! Care for Kids La Paz is having their annual food drive for those families in Vista Hermosa with few financial resources. This year our goal is to deliver food hampers to 100 families on December 19....

K9 Annual Xmas Charity Used Clothing, Goods and Crafts Sale

A great event for the K9 Dog Refuge. There will be lots of things for sale that were donated and also many vendor booths sell for this great cause. Betty Harmon will have pickles and jewellery. Need gifts for birthdays or Christmas? Head to the K9...