‘Non-Profit News’ News

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...

Newly Created Orquesta Filarmonica De Baja California Sur to Perform

By Gary Batha We are very pleased to announce the beginning of the professional orchestra “Orquesta Filarmonica De Baja California Sur” located here in La Paz.  The orchestra is a dream made true thanks to the work of a private foundation and sponsored by the...

Coffee Hour at Raiz de Fondo Community Garden

All are welcome to enjoy Coffee Hour with us at Raiz de Fondo. Coffee Hour will take place at the SABORES DE LA TIERRA GARDEN, which is located at Colonia El Manglito, La Paz, #40 Calle Nayarit almost in front of the beach. Coffee hour and...

Coming to La Paz? Bring Some Extras With You!

What to Bring TBC With returning residents and new visitors arriving to La Paz daily, we asked Judy Peterson of FANLAP what were some essential items needed by people who were less fortunate. We have been flooded by requests after Hurricane Odile in September by...

The Los Barriles Dog Show in March

TBC For the first time, Los Barriles will be host to a fun-filled amateur dog show that’s designed to involve the whole community while raising money for charity at the same time.  The Los Barriles Dog Show takes place on Sunday, March 15th starting at...

The Results of FANLAP SUBASTA 2014

By Judy Peterson In December of 2013, Fundacion Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C., (FANLAP) celebrated 25 years of the annual subasta which was held at Marina de La Paz. The first Subasta was held in 1988 by Club Cruceros de La Paz to purchase Christmas...

Amigos de Navidad

TBC Amigos de Navidad, a group of neighbors and friends in El Centenario are making progress with the organization of this year’s event. As they did last year, Amigos de Navidad hope to reach their goal of feeding 50 families Christmas dinner this year. Many...

Thanksgiving with FANLAP Helps Scholarship Program

By Judy Peterson Thank you to everyone who worked to make our “Velada Muy Especial” (Very Special Candlelight Dinner) a success. This year the dinner took place on November 27, which was Thanksgiving Day in the United States. First of all I would like to...

ORGANIC GARDENING IN ENGLISH IN LA PAZ

ORGANIC GARDENING IN ENGLISH  RAIZ DE FONDO A.C. is offering their basic course 2 day, 9 hour in ORGANIC GARDENING IN ENGLISH, Tuesday the 2nd and Wednesday the 3rd of December from 8:30 to 1:00. The class will take place at the SABORES DE LA TIERRA...