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A Year After Hurricane Odile

TBC       On the night of September 14th, 2014, just a little over a year ago, Hurricane Odile made landfall near Cabo San Lucas, and wreaked havoc as it made its way up the peninsula. All told, the hurricane displaced over 15,000 people...

Recycling at El Mangle in La Paz

By Bruce Bennett Although La Paz does not yet have a city-wide, curb-side recycling program, there is an opportunity to recycle plastic, metal, paper, and food and yard waste. The most complete recycling program available to the public exists at El Mangle, a site shared...

Making the World a Better Place Through Music

Project Blue – merge music, beauty and community TBC     Not every day do you have the chance to help an old master regain his craft and share his special gift with a community in need of positive, cultural interaction. In this spirit, Project...

Volunteer Opportunities at Raiz de Fondo

TBC Looking for something to do? Pitch in and make some friends with Raiz de Fondo! Opportunities to participate this summer:   We will be installing a mosaic mural on the water tower in the garden Guamuchil. They will have the opportunity to work with tiles...

K9 Rancho del Perro, One year later: Still Barking

By Claude Himbeault The folks at K9 are not only “still barking” but they are doing so louder than ever! We are publishing this in order to recap our first year on the map, just in case that some folks out there still donʼt know...

Photo Contest for the non-profit MIAU Gatito

TBC The non-profit group MIAU Gatito, who have made it their mission to make life more tolerable for cats here in La Paz, invite the general public to take part in the 2nd Annual Photo Contest. They would like you to send in favorite photos...

Linen Donation from Paraiso Del Mar Residents

TBC A spring clean at the development over the bay, Paraiso del Mar, has led to a huge haul of gently-used linens finding their way to the children’s home, Ciudad de los Ninos. “We started re-organising linen closets at the development, and before we knew...

Charity Golf Tournament in Support of FANLAP

TBC The Golf Club at El Mogote at Paraiso del Mar will host its second charity golf tournament to benefit Fundacion Ayuda los Ninos de La Paz (FANLAP) on Sunday, April 26th. FANLAP serves lunch on school days to over 170 children in Colonia Laguna...

BCS nonprofits take key steps through the phases of emergency management following Hurricane Odile: Response, Recovery, Mitigation, and Planning

* The International Community Foundation continues to support disaster relief on the Baja California Peninsula In mid-September 2014, immediately on the heels of Hurricane Odile, one of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit Mexico’s Baja California peninsula, the International Community Foundation (ICF), a San Diego-based...

Charity Used Clothing, Goods and Craft Sale for K9

Saturday, April 18th, 9 am-2 pm Club Marlin Restaurant in El Centenario It’s that time of year, we are holding our Sale to raise money and support our dogs at K9. K9 Rancho del Perro AC (a registered charity for dogs) with a mission to...