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FANLAP SUBASTA 2014

TBC After Subasta 2013, when it was announced that we would no longer be able to have this event on the installations of Marina de La Paz where it had been held for twenty-five years, we of Fundacion Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C., (FANLAP) thought...

Charity Used Clothing, Goods and Craft Sale

*Saturday, December 6th from 9am-2pm at Spuelas Restaurant in El Centenario Feliz Navidad, Christmas in Paradise, a joyous occasion full of celebrations, merriments, family and friends.  A time for remembering where we came from and a time to remember where we are going, a time for giving...

Thanksgiving Dinner for FANLAP

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving dinner and help send adolescents of impoverished neighborhoods to junior and senior high school. November 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Restaurant Nim, Revolucion and Hidalgo. For 500 pesos you will enjoy a wonderful traditional Thanksgiving dinner: turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and...

A Day at the Beach for Local Shelter Residents

By Jeanne Walker Benita Sabino Morales, of La Paz, graciously turned her home into a shelter for women and children several years ago.  The shelter usually has around 32 residents, 15-24 children.  Several of these women and children are unable to stay with their own...

Fire Department of La Paz Receives 155 New Uniforms

* Thanks to Rotary Club Bahía La Paz TBC The Rotary Club Bahía La Paz, with the help of GlobalFire, has donated to the Municipality of La Paz Fire Departments 155 uniforms to help local crews perform their jobs a little bit easier. Mayor Estela...

Ecology Project International at Isla Los Islotes to Count Sea Lions

By Judy Ristity The Baja Citizen newspaper has power. I have no idea if the paper can influence world politics or economics, but I know it can affect the future. I am proof. In the April 25th issue, I wrote a piece expressing appreciation to...

Por Ellas…Y Sus Niños La Paz Swim Relay for Cancer

TBC The 6th Annual Por Ellas, El Mar de Cortez, Brazadas en Pro de La Prevención del Cancer fundraiser will take place on Friday, October 31st, 2014. Funds raised by swimmers and their supporters during the daylong relay stay in La Paz and are used...

Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz (FANLAP) Collecting Donations for the People who are Suffering After Hurricane Odile.

Judy Peterson, through FANLAP, is helping the families in the colonias Marquez de León, Laguna Azul, Vista Hermosa and Villas de Guadalupe by collecting donations for the people who are suffering great losses because of Hurricane Odile. Especially hit were the families of the outlying...

First Rains Harvested!

Raiz de Fondo The first rains of the year have arrived, and we are happy to report that the Green Infrastructure gardens are serving their purpose.  These sunken gardens can be found on Blvd Forjadores, and they were installed by Raíz De Fondo with the...

Acercarte 2014

Acercarte 2014 Lila Magallon Acercarte is getting ready to do our third approach in the area of El Cardonal, Boca del Alamo and surrounding communities. The goal of Acercarte is to bring Art and Culture as a new window of opportunity to isolated communities. During...