615 People in 36 Days: Giveback100 Impact After 36 Days & J3A Update

We have been amazed at how much positive impact we have been able to contribute to the amazing people of Latin America through our Giveback100. After 36 days, we have reached a point where we are all really struggling financially to be able to keep up our Giveback100, and have had to pause the Project. This saddens us that we have had to pause it … Continue reading 615 People in 36 Days: Giveback100 Impact After 36 Days & J3A Update

Promotional Video: Giveback 100 Day 36

Day 36 saw us finalise and confirm a charity video for our friend Tessa and her amazing project in Nicaragua. We volunteered our time on Day 3 & 4 to teac English and help Tessa with her immature project in Matapalo, Nicaragua. It is a great project where Tessa has plans to build a library and all-round community centre for the local village that took … Continue reading Promotional Video: Giveback 100 Day 36

Samaritan Amigos: Giveback100 Day 32, 33 & 34

Day 32 saw us Giving Back in Alajuela which is the second biggest city in Costa Rica, sitting just 30 minute outside of San Jose. Fun Fact- San Jose Airport is actually in Alajuela Province! We were given an amazing opportunity to travel to Alajuela and volunteer in a local Samaritan Centre.   This centre is the home of roughly 45 adult males who have … Continue reading Samaritan Amigos: Giveback100 Day 32, 33 & 34

Amigos to Librarians: Giveback100 Day 31

Day 31 saw us giveback to Lifting Hands again as they needed some extra work in their library!We worked with Lifting Hands on Day 30 of our Giveback, and we were excited that they asked us back to volunteer again today to help them out. Lifting Hands is a great facility for the children, but the organisation of the library has not been a priority … Continue reading Amigos to Librarians: Giveback100 Day 31

CEPIA Promotional Video: Giveback 100 Day 29

This week we launched our latest promotional video which was for the AMAZING organisation in Guanacaste; CEPIA. We worked with CEPIA for one whole week to volunteer and we just knew we had to make the a video. This volunteering herei n Costa Rica was part of our Giveback 100 Project and was brilliant as we did a lot of activities. Check out the YouTube … Continue reading CEPIA Promotional Video: Giveback 100 Day 29

J3A Charm More Locals- Giveback 100 Day 25 and 26

We were back on the road again heading to the capital of Costa Rica, San Jose. We did not have much planned here apart from one Giveback, but we knew we would find some amazing opportunities.   Luckily, one of our friends in Guatemala had put us in touch with an amazing family who have since become great friends! The Duran family offered to host … Continue reading J3A Charm More Locals- Giveback 100 Day 25 and 26

Hospitality in Costa Rica! Giveback 100 Day 23 & 24

After the hectic week at CEPIA, we were planning on being back on the road with no Giveback planned! However, remember this is a time to thrive and seek the opportunities that you need and not decide to quit!!! We had a found a cheap place to stay whilst volunteering at CEPIA, and funnily enough this led to our next opportunity. The landlady had a … Continue reading Hospitality in Costa Rica! Giveback 100 Day 23 & 24

Back on Home Turf: Giveback 100 Day 22

Day 22 saw us back with CEPIA and this time on our home turf…FOOTBALL! As you probably know by now we are all football fans and have played football all our lives, so it was great when we got told there is a football match on Friday afternoons between local teams. CEPIA serves 18 different communities in Guanacaste, and this Friday there was a match … Continue reading Back on Home Turf: Giveback 100 Day 22