Raffle raises funds for Costa Rican cancer screening, treatment
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Events
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Raffle raises funds for Costa Rican cancer screening, treatment

Katherine Stanley - April 26, 2018

Ticket sales for a raffle on Sunday with more than 50 prizes – from delicious organic foods to yoga classes to sportswear – will benefit the fight against cancer…

How to help the victims of Tropical Storm Nate in Costa Rica
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Giving Back
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How to help the victims of Tropical Storm Nate in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - October 9, 2017

Read more: Rescue operations, recovery continue after Tropical Storm Nate In one of our stories on Friday regarding the aftermath of Hurricane Nate, we included a few…

Guanacaste nonprofit raises money to install cost-saving solar panels
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Costa Rica
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Guanacaste nonprofit raises money to install cost-saving solar panels

Ellen Zoe Golden - September 27, 2017

CEPIA, the Guanacaste-based organization that helps hundreds of at-risk children and families in its area, has taken a bold step to lower their operational costs in order…

Former U.S. Ambassador launches campaign for cancer awareness, funding in Costa Rica
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Giving Back
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Former U.S. Ambassador launches campaign for cancer awareness, funding in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 24, 2017

Sponsored by the Costa Rica USA Foundation for Cooperation and Amigos of Costa Rica. Former U.S. Ambassador S. Fitzgerald Haney – now known to millions of Costa Rican…

New international campaign raises funds to protect Costa Rica’s ocean life
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Giving Back
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New international campaign raises funds to protect Costa Rica’s ocean life

Katherine Stanley - June 8, 2017

A new campaign seeks to raise awareness and funds for organizations leading the way in the conservation and sustainable use of Costa Rica’s oceans. The “Protect What…

A small town unites to help Hurricane Otto victims – the Costa Rican way
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A small town unites to help Hurricane Otto victims – the Costa Rican way

Harriet Smith - November 28, 2016

BIJAGUA, Alajuela – As most people know by now, Hurricane Otto caused a path of devastation across northern Costa Rica late last week. One of the hardest…

Art auction raises funds to build teen cancer hospital
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Arts and Culture
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Art auction raises funds to build teen cancer hospital

Amanda Zúñiga - November 7, 2015

An innovative fundraiser this week has the potential to change the lives of young people with cancer – all thanks to a brainstorm by 14-year-old Andrea Lang.…

Bingo raises funds for children, teenagers with cancer
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Giving Back
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Bingo raises funds for children, teenagers with cancer

Amanda Zúñiga - October 22, 2015

The GiáMaLa Foundation will host their sixth annual bingo tonight in order to raise funds for GiáMaLa House, which offers temporary lodging, food, psychological  and emotional support to children and young…