Community Service Update from Entreamigos in San Pancho

Nicole Swedlow - EntreamigosSan Pancho
July 23, 2020


Virtual Learning for our Scholarship Students!
 
We would like to give a big shout out to Luis Morales of Birding San Pancho who put together an interactive virtual learning experience for some of our scholarship students. The children were encouraged to go on nature walks and complete drawing and writing assignments as they learned about the different birds that live in the jungle around them. Once they complete the assignments they receive their very own bird watching kit!

Thank you Luis for providing this inspiring experience for our students and their families! 
 
Creative Women's Group Taking Glass Orders
 
Many of you know Dulce, but for those who don't she is a hard-working mother of 3 who has a leadership role in our Creative Women's group. One of the several techniques that she specializes in is glass cutting, so she has been coming in to complete any outstanding orders that we have in Entreamigos from before the closing. If you or someone you know in town would like to place a glass order for Dulce, please email us at info@entreamigos.org.mx.

Recycling Program Going Strong!
 
This month 1,650 lbs of plastic and 550 lbs of cardboard were collected off the streets of San Pancho and sent to the recycling center. Thank you to the recycling team for your hard work each day to keep these materials from ending up in a landfill or the ocean!

You can help our team by making sure that only clean glass, plastic, cardboard and aluminum are placed in the 140 bins throughout town!

Spotlight on San Pancho Animals
 
We want to give a HUGE Thank You to San Pancho Animals who in the past 16 weeks have donate 4,594 lbs of dog food and 1,633 lbs of cat food to the pets of San Pancho. We are proud to be able to see all the happy pet owners as the come for their bags of pet food each week.

Thank you, San Pancho Animals for caring for our furry friends
 
Food Donations for Our Pantry

Contribute to the 130 families that receive food packages each week by adding a few extra groceries to your next shopping trip. This week our needs are:

•  milk - wipes
•  cooking oil - corn flour
•  tomato sauce - diapers (size 4 and 5)

Donations will be received Monday -Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 am or by appointment at info@entreamigos.org.mx
 
Volunteer in Our Garden

During these times it's such a nice break to be outside getting your hands in the dirt! If you're interested in a great opportunity for some socially distant volunteering while witnessing a beautiful garden bloom before you, please contact Gaelle at voluntarios@entreamigos.org.mx
  
Monetary donations are also a HUGE help in continuing all of these important initiatives for our community! If you would live to make a secure donation via credit card or PayPal, please click on Donate Now!

Thank you for supporting this important work!

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