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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...

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...