Visit to Proyecto de Vida

PROYECTO DE VIDA  is a foundation that is dedicated to promote self esteem and guidance to  the children that attend the foundation. They receive children ages 6  to 18 years and their objective is  first to  keep the children busy when they are not in school and to keep them away from the streets and…

Welcome to Our Newcomers

The Newcomers Coffee was well attended and many new friendships were made.  Thank you to everyone who attended and a very warm welcome to our newest members!

Shopping at Arte Y Peltre

The shopping ladies had a blast at Arte Y Peltre! We found amazing pewter goodies that are perfect for entertaining or gifting to friends. Its well worth a visit. Thank you to Kim Kramer our adventurous shopping group leader! You can find it at at calle 183 # 7c-20.

Its BINGO Time!

Our Annual Bingo day is imminent! This is one of our major fundraisers for the year. Please support us and come along and win some prizes! This event is hugely popular so get your tickets while you can! Contact Marta at Phone 6208461. The public joins us for this event and it is open to…

Penny the Pig Porks Up

A big porky Thank You to everyone who plumped up their piggies with spare change! Our AWC Foundations will have their coffers fattened by $4,084,400.00. We are so incredibly grateful to all of you because this money was sorely needed this year! A big thank you also to Joanne Harries who initiated this project and drove…

Your Toiletries are Gifts!

The Social Services Group spent a happy morning packing Christmas gift bags using all the toiletries that you have donated! Thank you so much for collecting them on your travels! Thank you to Beatriz Bock de Schumaker for hosting a lovely lunch for the Social Services group.

Christmas Bazaar Time! Dec 1, 9:30-2.

Join us for a fun afternoon of Christmas Carols, Christmas shopping and a delicious Christmas Lunch! Marta Sabogal has hand picked a number of exciting and interesting vendors who will offer their unique wares at the bazaar.  It’s the perfect place to find beautiful Christmas gifts for friends and family. It will be held the…

Thank You Melting Pot Ladies!

Thank you to the ladies of the Melting Pot! The Thanksgiving meal was absolutely wonderful! Thanks to everyone who came and helped to raise funds for the Ninas de Vera Cruz! The wonderful Melting Pot ladies donate all of the food and their time, to make this a memorable event for all!

The Piggies Give Up Their Pennies

A huge thank you to everyone who fastidiously collected their change in the piggies.  Many thanks to Jo Harries for dreaming big and implementing her project! The piggies were ceremoniously cracked open to reveal their pennies today. The money raised is very much needed to help meet our charitable obligations this year.

Thanksgiving Lunch!

Everyone (members and non-members) is invited to join us for an authentic and scrumptious American Thanksgiving Lunch! Turkey, trimmings, pies and so much more deliciousness! Thursday Nov 17 at noon. $100 000.00 pp to be given to buy food and milk for the little girls of the Ninas de la Vera Cruz. To be held…