Vallarta Shows Its Support for Persons With Deafblindness
DIF System for Development of Family Vallarta
Deafblindness is a combination of sight and hearing loss that affects a person’s ability to communicate, access information and get around. It’s also sometimes called "dual sensory loss" or "multi-sensory impairment."

UN Warns of Upcoming ‘Surge’ in Extreme Global Temperatures
The United Nations has warned the world to prepare for the effects of El Nino, saying the weather phenomenon which triggers higher global temperatures is set to persist throughout 2023.

Another Great School Year at Amigos de La Cruz Kids Club
Amigos de La Cruz
In addition to our new facility on Calle Langosta, we have had the opportunity to expand our programs and positively impact the children and community of La Cruz De Huanacaxtle.

Gender-Based Violence (GBV): Why Victims Do Not Leave
Inter Press Service
After many years of working in this space, I have learned that the answer is not as simple as we think. The nature of GBV is quite complex. Numerous layers and factors affect individuals both internally and externally.

Baja Charity Event a Huge Success for Miracles for Kids
Miracles for Kids is celebrating the success of the 26th Annual Stars & Stripes Tournament in Los Cabos, Mexico, helping to raise $5.2 Million for children’s charities.

Adopt a Sea Turtle Nest Program Is Off to a Good Start
Grupo Ecológico Costa Verde
For $75.00 USD, you can symbolically adopt a San Pancho turtle nest, supporting 31 years of sea turtle conservation. This is a great gift opportunity for the turtle or nature lover in your life.

Supporting Teenage Mothers to Build a Brighter Future
Team Angels
In Mexico, teenage motherhood is often seen as a crisis – a situation filled with challenges and obstacles. However, within every crisis lies an opportunity for growth and transformation.

Pediatrician Opens Library for Refugee Children in Mexico
Dr. Susanna Block has a heart for children and a drive to give back. The pediatric hospitalist works in Seattle and volunteers 2,000 miles away, helping children at a refugee camp in Reynosa, Mexico, near McAllen, Texas.

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Health and WellnessFrom activities like hiking, swimming, bike riding and yoga, to restaurants offering healthy menus, Vallarta-Nayarit is the ideal place to continue - or start - your healthy lifestyle routine.

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