Community Projects

Working together and lending a helping hand in Yelapa
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ONGOING PROJECTS

School improvement

Elementary school library

Plastic Recycling

Health initiatives

Health clinic improvement

Adopt a dog

Spay and neuter program

Beautification of Yelapa

VOLUNTEER VACATION

The personal benefits of vacations are well-known: they can reduce stress, rekindle relationships and rejuvenate you physically.  But your vacation can also benefit the world around you.  If you want to contribute to an existing project while you are in town, let us know!  It will be a positive experience for you, your family or your group.

 

How can you help?

YELAPA IS TRULY WONDERFUL BUT EVERY PLACE CAN BE A LITTLE BIT MEJOR (BETTER) 

If you are interested in supporting the projects that locals support, let us know!  Any type of assistance is most welcome and most appreciated.  If you would like to donate items to a cause, please see below.

HEALTH CLINIC ITEMS NEEDED: supplies for bandages, bed sheets, first aid kits for placement in the community, set of crutches, an assortment of splints

PLASTIC RECYCLING ITEMS NEEDED: wire fencing to create the collection bins, wire, big black trash bags for collection, donations to pay someone to collect it each week

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIBRARY ITEMS NEEDED:  Spanish books specifically good read-a-loud family chapter books (again all in Spanish, no English), easy readers to Harry Potters in paperbacks so they can be sent home in backpacks.  Small kid themed backpacks and stuffed animals.  Amazon gift card donations for buying books.  Donations for paying trained parent volunteers

KINDERGARTEN ITEMS NEEDED: plastic folders, card stock, glue, tracing paper, cork board, pens, crayons (thicker style), colorful foam sheets, stories in spanish, flip charts, washable paint in bottles, white paper, construction paper

BEAUTIFICATION PROJECT SUPPLIES NEEDED:  paint, paint and more paint, paint brushes, plants, shovels, rakes, trash collection pinchers, cement, wooden boards, sand, rocks, cinder blocks, bricks, and other tools.

THANK YOU for your interest in giving back to our community!