Defenders of Wildlife
Defenders of Wildlife envisions a future where diverse wildlife populations in North America are secure and thriving, sustained by a network of healthy lands and waters.

Democrats Abroad Mexico
The Costa Banderas chapter of Mexico Democrats Abroad represents US citizens residing in Puerto Vallarta, as well as in the emerging, new gringo "colonies" located just to the north of the well-known tourist resort in the state of Nayarit.

DIF System for Development of Family Nayarit
DIF’s actions are oriented towards human development, which improves the quality of life of Nayarit families and generates a culture of self-management and development.

DIF System for Development of Family Vallarta
A municipal service, part of the Federal System of Family Services that assists not only in time of emergency but also with ongoing education, health and training programs for the whole family.

Direct Relief in Mexico
Direct Relief aims to make a difference in Mexico by bolstering access to quality health resources for institutions that serve the most vulnerable in society so that they can have a chance to thrive and be resilient for the future.

DIVAC Handicap Services of Vallarta
DIVAC is an association of handicapped individuals dedicated to helping one another lead productive lives. Their primary focus is to help alleviate the isolation of people with disabilities providing social opportunities and encouraging employments.

Doctors Without Borders in Mexico
Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization that provides independent aid in Mexico and 74 countries.

Eagles Wings Foundation
The Eagles Wings Foundation offers economic assistance to civil institutions in Puerto Vallarta, the Bay of Banderas and Cabo San Lucas, helping them to accomplish their goals, with a focus on providing financial support to organizations and services that benefit children.

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