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Home for the Food Bank

As reported in last month’s news… How exciting this is.  Work has begun on clearing the property and it was done in 2 days.  Now we are waiting for the truck to take it away. Don is working on a plan to create a 5 room building that will house a permanent location for Las Mujeres de Chicxulub, Chicxulub Food Bank, School Psychology Program, workshops for children and summer camp quarters. windowDoorOutside lona These are photos of the property before, during and after the cleanup. As we get ready to start on the roof people are welcome to volunteer. You need a filter (provided) and a square shovel. Please contact Don at Face Book, or whats app 999-139-7091 to let him know you are...

January 2019 Dispensa

But before the festivities there was work to be done!  Santa’s elves got together and put the hampers together in preparation for Saturday And the day arrives!  With volunteers filling their cars with food, hampers and kids toys we all trundled off to Capitan Flores where we got things organized and began the celebration! That’s all she wrote! And here we are now in January and the fun continues! Two families who received the advent dispensas donated by The Beach Girls. And then the dispensa on the 15th went smoothly and all but 1 dispensa was handed out. Folks also received their photos with Santa and went home...

Services

A pleasant holiday season to one and all. Here is a listing of various services found in Chicxulub/Progreso areas. A number of restaurants, hairdresser and clothing stores in Chicxulub.  Olga’s  Dress Shop Chicxulub calle 19 x 22 y 20 open Tuesday to Saturday 10-6 PM.  Friend of the Chicxulub Food Bank. Offering fashions and free book exchange Rincon beside Olga’s shop.  Offers coffee, pastries and other items. As above Liz Estetica Shop open from Tuesday to Saturday.  Call for an appointment.  999 999 955 0778 calle 19 x 12 y 14. Capitan Flores calle 16 x 21 Chicxulub. Seafood restaurant.  Friends of the Chicxulub Food Bank. Great group of  people who helped at the Christmas Dispensa sponsored by Capitan FloresTHANK YOU Bistro del Mar Progreso calle 50 y 23 open Tuesday to Sunday. Great Italian food everything is homemade.  Reservations at 969 103 9866 Elio el Mare Progreso has open its doors again at calle 21 x 38 y 40.  Call for reservations (969) 103-87-53 Y 935-08-04.  They offer special packages every Tuesday.  Example:   Package 1ENTREECARPACCIO BEEF WITH GRATED CHEESEMAIN COURSERAVIOLI PIEDMONT STYLE WITH MUSHROOMS SAUCE1 RED WINE CUPCOST PER PERSON $390.00   David’s Restaurant Progreso calle 19 x 56(Chicxulub) x 12 (Progreso).  Open Tuesday to Sunday  noon and call for reservation. 969 934 0730 Upcoming… Christmas Dinner is 25 December…drinks from 12 to 1…on the sunny/shady patio. Turkey cooked in the wood fired oven, with veggies, Conchita’s delicious mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, salads, and carrot cake for dessert. 275 pesos Wednesday Pop Up Lasagna by Jack Brown guest chef every Wednesday starting January with salad 145 pesos...

Kids with Cancer

AMANC (Asociacion Mexicana de Ayuda a Ninos Con Cancer), is an association that works with children diagnosed with cancer. The organization began in 2015 and works year round. It is located on calle 68 #533 x 65y67 in Centro (Merida). It is working year round and we can drop off PET products between 7AM – 8 PM found at calle 68 #533 x 65y67 in Centro. It is found on the grounds of the Mexican Red Cross. Upload Files PET Products and how to recycle The organization is also accepting medical supplies such as baby wipes, large and jumbo baby diapers and adult diapers small, medium and large. Catchment area both Yucatan and Quintana Roo Any money donated will be used to buy Pediasure the supplement that the children drink. Also available in individual drinks.  Prefer the vanilla...