Volunteering & Raising Funds
Miro and I have committed to a wonderful volunteer opportunity in Ecuador, working in a program that provides free art programs to the children of Baños and the surrounding communities. Ecuador is a small country, and Baños is a a small town near the middle of the world surrounded by volcanoes and a landscape of spectacular beauty. Here we finda small group of people are working to create and grow a center of art,language and literature for the community where they live and work.
In the past we have volunteered in service of animals and children and have gained so much from our experiences.
Volunteering in Ecuador
The program is called Fundacion Arte del Mundo (FAM)
And we have committed to start our volunteering on May 15th.
As a rule, we never volunteer at programs that require a fee and this one does not. What we are raising money for is our living expenses for two people for two months. The cost for the room with two beds that Miro and I will be sharing for two months is only $250. That’s totally affordable. We are raising the additonal $500 so we have living expenses for those two months that cover food costs. If you can help us, we would be so grateful!!!
WE ARE USING GO FUND TO RAISE THE MONEY WE NEED FOR TWO MONTHS.
If you can help, even $5 helps us. The cost is extremely low and we require very little to live on while we are there. We will be bloging and podcasting our experiences while in Ecuador.
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