The public schools of Costa Rica hold little to no after-school programs that engage children beyond their academic curriculum. Particularly in Talamanca, an area on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, there are many low-income families that work long hours and would benefit from a program that provides students additional opportunities.
We created a program that gives children aged 7-12 in the local area access to activities they would never have the chance to do, whilst making it educationa
The services and activities for children in Tortuguero or Limon are even more limited than in Puerto Viejo, where we currently hold the program. Therefore, we would like to expand our program to these areas, as they are more isolated and have fewer r
The Sloth Conservation Foundation protects sloths in the wild through research and conservation initiatives and provides educational training for local communities in Costa Rica.