We are thrilled to announce that there has been an addition to our volunteer team in Panama, Alberto Fernandez. Alberto or Alby joined us last month to help lead our educational projects and coordinate your volunteer experience from start to finish. We look forward to great times and developments in Bahia Honda with his support. [...]
A few weeks back we received a wonderful package from Millstone Middle School and in it included some awesome gifts for the girls of our after-school program in addition to english books that will be added to the library we are constructing. They were thrilled to receive these presents and spent the day learning different [...]
Our first visit to the beach went so well that we brought the little ones to the ocean once again and they had a ball. We enjoyed a day in the sun playing games, building sand castles, swimming, splashing around, and even boogy boarding! Give them some time and we will have them surfing.
A few weeks back the community of Bahia Honda had a fortunate visitor by the Floating Doctors. A weekend clinic was help for the community and here are some pics of the work done by the doctors and volunteers. Big thanks for visiting Bahia Honda.
Building a thatch roof is not in the least bit easy. It is a task that should only be left to the Ngobe or someone that resembles the same characteristics as George of the Jungle. It requires trekking through waist high mud , climbing penca trees, cutting down these trees machete style, and dragging the [...]
Check out the article below or visit Wildcoast's website HERE. March 24, 2011 WiLDCOAST Teams Up with Give and Surf, Matuse Wetsuits and the Kids of the Old Bank for Clean Up WiLDCOAST, Give and Surf and Matuse Wetsuits Join the Kids of the Old Bank for a Village Clean Up The Children of [...]
Click link and scroll 3/4th's down page A playground for a deserving community A playground for a deserving community by Neil Christiansen Wealth for some isn’t measured with money. Neil, Jaime and Jak, a trio of expats, left their jobs in the U.S. and relocated to Bocas del Toro. They set their sights on helping local communities and ended up [...]