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Major Fundraiser

Major Fundraiser

Feb. 7th is a date to circle on your calendars!  The Chicxulub Food Bank is having its’ fourth fashion show at D”Mar featuring Olga’s designs. The entertainment is straight from New York and I encourage you to come dressed as you might for a night out on Broadway or your favourite person on Broadway!  A few nudges!!   Come and enjoy the fun, fashions and...
October Dispensa

October Dispensa

Sunday October 15th was a lovely morning and we welcomed back our long-time volunteers Dave and Shirley and Kay as well as two new ladies Cindy and Stephanie.  Thanks to Jody, Don and Carmita for always coming out! If you look closely at some of the photos, the street in Chicxulub is in very bad shape with pot-holes, missing concrete and some work prep that made it difficult for some folks to enter. We also had 3 new families attend for their first dispensa.        Nelsy                                                                        Mercy                                                                   Emilia y...

Cruise Ship Visits

The Chicxulub Food Bank welcomed Wendy and family from Texas this month. Wendy, Chet and Tom from Texas James and his family from Kentucky made a valiant attempt to come for their second visit but Mother Nature and Hurricane Nate prevented this from happening.  Hopefully you will come again to...
Helping local kids with cancer

Helping local kids with cancer

The program is called Banco de Tapitas and this is their web site.  It is in Spanish but easily understood. https://www.bancodetapitas.org/preguntas For each child to receive a chemo treatment, 1 ton of plastic tops need to be donated.  There are 4 children in Progreso who will be receiving this help. Any plastic top is wanted including lids from drink and water bottles, energy drinks, cleaning supplies, pill bottles etc. If you want to participate let me know and we can arrange pick up of your plastic lids. This is what the collection box looks like. And this is Malu, our Chicxulub contact for the program with the box and Rocky...
Thank you to those who supported us

Thank you to those who supported us

Here is the success story of those young women that you donated to help the go on their trip of a life-time to New York City dance their hearts out.  This happened in the spring and will have changed these girls forever. Here is their thanks…”we can tell you it was the best trip of our lives  We learned from the best teachers and schools like Lei Pasifika, Alvin Ailey, Eryc Taylor Dance Studio and others.  We also got to visit Madison Square Gardens, The MET, Statue of Liberty and so much more.  We ate a lot of new dishes but the best was meeting some beautiful young women, who like us love to dance.  Thank God and to all of you who made this dream possible.  And also the Certamen Internacional America Danza who gave us this opportunity to go.  Blessings.” Pictures really do say a thousand words to express the girls’ gratefulness for your help. Before they left home Coming...

Services

Sausage Lady www.theSausageLady.com  This is the website for the popular vendor at the Muelle Market.  Check it out. Satchi Spa 9992 155 127 whats app  Make your appointment early and don’t be disappointed. Pick up and delivery: Carlos’ service: offering pick up and drop off service at both the Cancun airport and Merida. Contact information: carlosperez250579@hotmail.com or cel is 999-1-52-49-31 and uses whats app and Face Book at carlosperezmoreno Carlos assures a 3 day turnaround to respond. Storage Service: Sobman Storage is the service I continue to use and Ruth, the manager continues to delight me.  The  pick-up and delivery service is wonderful.  Before returning home, I send Ruth a text telling her the date and time of my arrival and when I get here there are my boxes waiting for me to unpack at my leisure. Ruth is the owner/manager and her Cel is 999-232-8412 and uses whats app and her email address is sobman81@gmail.com  Coconut removal:  if you have an abundance of coconuts in your yard and want to have them removed call Jorge Sosa at 999 645 0652.  His team will respond and remove the coconuts at no cost. C+ Natural Ecotienda in Merida specializes in organic free, gluten free, sugar free, ecological, superfoods and vegan needs.  This is a new store on Reforma tht can meet all your dietary needs.  If there are group orders, delivery to Progreso area is a possibility.  Check out their website to see if it meets your needs:...